What is AM_Delta.exe?

AM_Delta.exe is part of Microsoft Malware Protection and developed by Microsoft Corporation according to the AM_Delta.exe version information.

AM_Delta.exe's description is "AntiMalware Definition Update"

AM_Delta.exe is digitally signed by Microsoft Corporation.

AM_Delta.exe is usually located in the 'c:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download\Install\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected AM_Delta.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on AM_Delta.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameMicrosoft Malware Protection
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionAntiMalware Definition Update
Internal nameAM_Delta.exe
Original filenameAM_Delta.exe
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Product version1.147.305.0
File version1.147.305.0

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameMicrosoft Malware Protection
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionAntiMalware Definition Update
Internal nameAM_Delta.exe
Original filenameAM_Delta.exe
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All right..
Product version1.147.305.0
File version1.147.305.0

Digital signatures [?]

AM_Delta.exe has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameMicrosoft Corporation
Certificate issuer nameMicrosoft Code Signing PCA
Certificate serial number33000000adc6484c2dcb9a424c0001000000ad

VirusTotal report

1 of the 46 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the AM_Delta.exe file. That's a 2% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
McAfee-GW-Edition Heuristic.LooksLike.Win32.Suspicious.Q
1 of the 46 anti-virus programs detected the AM_Delta.exe file.

Other files also named AM_Delta.exe

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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD55248057065751882019b31d2b1313ce4
SHA256a20a80dcf1b3156b350bc5ef1197f7982a0aa361763edf90a8581aaa6b6bd11a

Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to am_delta.exe:

am_delta.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

am_delta.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

AntiMalware Definition Update has stopped working.

End Program - am_delta.exe. This program is not responding.

am_delta.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

am_delta.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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