ekrn.exe Windows process description

ekrn.exe popularity: Unknown

Windows 10, Windows 7, XP or Vista software, task, program or application with exename ekrn.exe

Specific issues and troubleshooting:

What is ekrn.exe - purpose and description:

This process is part of the ESET NOD32 Antivirus and Smart Security Suite Kernel services, and acts as a main component for both suites to scan any computer files that you open, save, and download onto your system.


Ports opened by this process:

This process opens 39 ports. See details of ports opened by ekrn.exe

ekrn.exe Security risk rating: N/A
Trojan and malware info: N/A*
Typical errors: File not found, An error occurred in file, Not responding, Application Error 0x, Howto delete, stop, run, remove and find the file.
Note: N/A means "Not available". That means that now we have no information if this process is harmful or not.

Operating system distribution

ekrn.exe was seen on this operating systems:

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Latest user reviews

Summary: 1 user(s) rated this process.
Average security risk: Very low

Average user rating of ekrn.exe: 1 1 based on 1 votes and/or 1 reviews.

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User (IP) Security risk
98.66.185.* Very low
main part of ESET antivirus NOD32

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ekrn.exe version list:

The name ekrn.exe can be used by many programs from different vendors. Also, the same vendor can create ekrn.exe in more than one version. Thus, we distinguish between all such variants by so called "checksum". Checksum is unique number identifying particular version of ekrn.exe:

Security Checksum (MD5) Version Location Size (bytes) Manufacturer
N/A 87D1DAB6 3. 0. 135 Beta1 None 375864 - Unknown -
N/A D6B50351 None - Unknown -
N/A BCCEEB40 None - Unknown -
N/A 961A2420 None ESET
N/A 5085C5D0 None - Unknown -
N/A D361F44E None ESET
N/A 612D00FE None - Unknown -
N/A A412AF30 None - Unknown -
N/A F8171AD5 None - Unknown -
N/A 44C500F None ESET
N/A E054BDD1 None ESET
N/A 57338C85 None - Unknown -
N/A F216598F None - Unknown -
N/A 1CE5886D None - Unknown -
N/A 3893abff None ESET
N/A fa0dde2 None - Unknown -
N/A 8f683201 None - Unknown -
N/A e57c5b9a None ESET
N/A ab27c5b6 None ESET
N/A b7e4798a None ESET
N/A c0e96076 None ESET
N/A 51e5587a None ESET
N/A 21b88cc8 5.0.2120.0 None ESET
N/A 6e7f21bc None ESET
N/A 7c22147b 6.0.302.0 None ESET
N/A acbcbd38 6.0.304.0 None ESET
N/A a9b4a1b5 6.0.306.0 None ESET
N/A e34d44e6 6.0.308.0 None ESET
N/A bf156b1e 6.0.314.0 None ESET
N/A fdb7f471 None ESET
N/A cfafc2f0 None ESET
N/A ae8f43a None ESET
N/A c714586b None ESET
N/A 6e91d093 3.0.669 None ESET
N/A 356068ac 7.0.302.0 None ESET
N/A 32e1b061 5.0.2225.0 None ESET
N/A b3fa2eda 7.0.317.0 None ESET
N/A d1a2093f 8.0.301.0 None ESET
N/A 8c058b1a 8.0.304.0 None ESET
N/A 143db2bf 8.0.312.0 None ESET
N/A f4794b57 8.0.319.0 None ESET
N/A 12ae6968 9.0.318.0 None ESET
N/A 4d32d4ad 9.0.318.1 None ESET
N/A 1666f472 9.0.349.1 None ESET
N/A 8ffc9c4a 9.0.374.0 None ESET
N/A 5a5c6737 9.0.376.0 None ESET
N/A c58fa305 9.0.385.0 None ESET
N/A 894bccaf 9.0.397.0 None ESET
N/A 3a537534 10.0.337.0 None ESET
N/A 98bda07d 9.0.407.0 None ESET
N/A f3f732f3 10.0.386.0 None ESET

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"C:\Program files\%subfolder%\"

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