What is aswarpot.sys?

aswarpot.sys is part of Avast Antivirus and developed by AVAST Software according to the aswarpot.sys version information.

aswarpot.sys's description is "Avast anti rootkit"

aswarpot.sys is digitally signed by AVAST Software s.r.o..

aswarpot.sys is usually located in the 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about aswarpot.sys.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on aswarpot.sys:

PropertyValue
Product nameAvast Antivirus
Company nameAVAST Software
File descriptionAvast anti rootkit
Internal nameaswArPot.sys
Original filenameaswArPot.sys
Legal copyrightCopyright (c) 2019 AVAST Software
Product version19.4.4211.0
File version19.4.4211.0

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

Product nameAvast Antivirus
Company nameAVAST Software
File descriptionAvast anti rootkit
Internal nameaswArPot.sys
Original filenameaswArPot.sys
Legal copyrightCopyright (c) 2019 AVAST Software
Product version19.4.4211.0
File version19.4.4211.0

Digital signatures [?]

aswarpot.sys has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameAVAST Software s.r.o.
Certificate issuer nameDigiCert High Assurance Code Signing CA-1
Certificate serial number07c70f7cab145bc1ed385fbe69fa3130

VirusTotal report

None of the 66 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the aswarpot.sys file.

None of the 66 anti-virus programs detected the aswarpot.sys file.

Other files also named aswarpot.sys

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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD5cae03db94f3dd81b0afa25aeea946d2a
SHA256da0de0da3ed305a39a2a6a50ba0a275338e444f3b97f49485d15ca81bf58408b

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