svchost.exe is usually located in the 'c:\downloads\' folder.
Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected svchost.exe.
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svchost.exe does not have any version or vendor information.
svchost.exe is not signed.
39 of the 72 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the svchost.exe file. That's a 54% detection rate.
|Endgame||malicious (moderate confidence)|
|ESET-NOD32||a variant of Win64/CoinMiner.DN potentially unwanted|
|K7AntiVirus||Adware ( 0052411a1 )|
|K7GW||Adware ( 0052411a1 )|
|MAX||malware (ai score=99)|
|SentinelOne||DFI - Suspicious PE|
The instructions below shows how to remove svchost.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the svchost.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that svchost.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:
svchost.exe (613 votes)
These are some of the error messages that can appear related to svchost.exe:
svchost.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
svchost.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.
svchost.exe has stopped working.
End Program - svchost.exe. This program is not responding.
svchost.exe is not a valid Win32 application.
svchost.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.
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