What is aswsnx.sys?

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

aswsnx.sys's description is "avast! Virtualization Driver"

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

aswsnx.sys is usually located in the 'C:\Windows\system32\drivers\' folder.

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

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on aswsnx.sys:

PropertyValue
Product nameAvast Antivirus
Company nameAVAST Software
File descriptionavast! Virtualization Driver
Internal nameaswSnx.sys
Original filenameaswSnx.sys
Legal copyrightCopyright (c) 2014 AVAST Software
Product version12.3.3154.8
File version12.3.3154.8

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

Product nameAvast Antivirus
Company nameAVAST Software
File descriptionavast! Virtualization Driver
Internal nameaswSnx.sys
Original filenameaswSnx.sys
Legal copyrightCopyright (c) 2014 AVAST Software
Product version12.3.3154.8
File version12.3.3154.8

Digital signatures [?]

aswsnx.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 57 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the aswsnx.sys file.

None of the 57 anti-virus programs detected the aswsnx.sys file.

Filename variants

aswsnx.sys may also use other filenames. The most common variants are listed below:

Folder name variants

aswsnx.sys may also be located in other folders than C:\Windows\system32\drivers\. The most common variants are listed below:

Other files also named aswsnx.sys

aswsnx.sys (123 votes)

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD50b6352251c5d84130df4252d33d266c2
SHA256c6a2e0074a7fcfb5799949431f5660b9af6441001ea9b609f7b3900f4007ebd0

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Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.

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