What is KillerService.exe?

KillerService.exe is part of Qualcomm Atheros Killer Service and developed by Qualcomm Atheros according to the KillerService.exe version information.

KillerService.exe's description is "Qualcomm Atheros Killer Network Service"

KillerService.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files\Qualcomm Atheros\Network Manager\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about KillerService.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on KillerService.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameQualcomm Atheros Killer Service
Company nameQualcomm Atheros
File descriptionQualcomm Atheros Killer Network Service
Internal nameKillerNe.exe
Original filenameKillerNe.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) 2013
Product version1.1.42.1291
File version1.1.42.1291

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

Product nameQualcomm Atheros Killer Service
Company nameQualcomm Atheros
File descriptionQualcomm Atheros Killer Network Serv..
Internal nameKillerNe.exe
Original filenameKillerNe.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright (C) 2013
Product version1.1.42.1291
File version1.1.42.1291

Digital signatures [?]

KillerService.exe is not signed.

VirusTotal report

None of the 65 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the KillerService.exe file.

None of the 65 anti-virus programs detected the KillerService.exe file.

Other files also named KillerService.exe

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TCP/UDP Listening Ports [?]

KillerService.exe has been reported to listen on the following TCP/UDP ports.

PortProtocol# Occurrences
7790TCP v41

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD5f34e56cf0befd47125009a989f01c0fc
SHA256efcca1eff7d2c13841a9f3cdc3e24a09b673a84433ce492ce1c8a3c04557718d

Error Messages

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

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

killerservice.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.

Qualcomm Atheros Killer Network Service has stopped working.

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

killerservice.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

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