ekrn.exe Windows process description

Windows 7, Windows XP or Windows 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.

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.

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Latest user reviews

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

Average user rating of ekrn.exe: 5 5 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 variants of ekrn.exe using so called "checksum". Checksum is unique number identifying particular version of ekrn.exe:

Checksum (MD5) Version Size (in bytes) Manufacturer
f3f732f3 10.0.386.0

ESET

32e1b061 5.0.2225.0

ESET

356068ac 7.0.302.0

ESET

6e91d093 3.0.669

ESET

c714586b 7.0.207.0

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ae8f43a 4.2.76.1

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cfafc2f0 5.2.15.0

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fdb7f471

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bf156b1e 6.0.314.0

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e34d44e6 6.0.308.0

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a9b4a1b5 6.0.306.0

ESET

acbcbd38 6.0.304.0

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b3fa2eda 7.0.317.0

ESET

d1a2093f 8.0.301.0

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8c058b1a 8.0.304.0

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98bda07d 9.0.407.0

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3a537534 10.0.337.0

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894bccaf 9.0.397.0

ESET

c58fa305 9.0.385.0

ESET

5a5c6737 9.0.376.0

ESET

8ffc9c4a 9.0.374.0

ESET

1666f472 9.0.349.1

ESET

4d32d4ad 9.0.318.1

ESET

12ae6968 9.0.318.0

ESET

f4794b57 8.0.319.0

ESET

143db2bf 8.0.312.0

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7c22147b 6.0.302.0

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6e7f21bc 4.2.42.1

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21b88cc8 5.0.2120.0

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CC0CB44C

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961A2420

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D361F44E

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44C500F

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E054BDD1

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DBDEAA11

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DD51EDAF

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3893abff

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1F97DEF

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b7e4798a

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ab27c5b6

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51e5587a 4.2.67.13

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c0e96076 5.2.7.0

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e57c5b9a

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5085C5D0
BCCEEB40
D6B50351
612D00FE
A412AF30
F8171AD5
87D1DAB6 3. 0. 135 Beta1 375864
8f683201
57338C85
F216598F
1CE5886D
fa0dde2

Retypes: wxe, rxe, eze, ece, exw, exr, eexe, exxe, exee, wkrn, rkrn, ejrn, elrn, eken, ektn, ekrb, ekrm, eekrn, ekkrn, ekrrn, ekrnn, krn, ern, ekn, ekr,

Help us: where is located on your harddisk?

"C:\Windows\system32\"
"C:\Windows\"
"C:\"
"C:\Program files\%subfolder%\"
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