What is ServiceHost.exe?

ServiceHost.exe is a part of McAfeeWebAdvisor and developed by McAfee, LLC according to the ServiceHost.exe file information. In certain cases, malicious trackers and scripts can disguise themselves as legitimate files, like ServiceHost.exe, leading to glitches, overload and system malfunctions.

In such cases, ServiceHost.exe can create unnecessary records and folders in the Windows registry. Check your PC to eliminate possible application conflicts and system failures.

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ServiceHost.exe's description is "McAfeeWebAdvisor".

ServiceHost.exe is digitally signed by McAfee, LLC.

ServiceHost.exe is an .exe file.

ServiceHost.exe is usually located in the following folder:

%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\ServiceHost.exe

ServiceHost.exe basic information

Description
McAfeeWebAdvisor
Internal Name
ServiceHost Module
Version
4.1.1.177
Company
Hash
9894952A40ABFA24DAE3887D29B3ED1D

ServiceHost.exe running processes

%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\updater.exe

ServiceHost.exe actions

List of the actions ServiceHost.exe executes on a user's PC
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\wa.dat
new file created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Servers
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Servers\\SettingManager
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Servers\\EventManager
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Servers\\LookupManager
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Servers\\TaskManager
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\\UIHostTerminated
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\McAfee
new registry key created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\McAfee\WebBoost
new registry key created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\McAfee\WebBoost\\ChromeExtensionStatus
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\ApplicationInfo
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\ApplicationInfo\MSAD
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\ApplicationInfo\MSAD\\Flag
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\ApplicationInfo\MSAD\\AppInfoCLSID
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Servers\\LogicModule_1
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\MispInfo
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\MispInfo\\Version
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\MispInfo\\Affid
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Servers\\UIManager_1
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\Servers\\WATaskManager
new registry key parameter created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\WATaskManager.dll
new catalogue created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\WATaskManager.dll\log_00250052003F001D00090039.txt
new file created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\protcat
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\protcat\AA747A62-493D-4082-A2EF-C4AD2049AA21
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\protcat\AA747A62-493D-4082-A2EF-C4AD2049AA21\0F167695-3F7C-421c-89E8-40544CE9D1A2
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\protcat\AA747A62-493D-4082-A2EF-C4AD2049AA21\0F167695-3F7C-421c-89E8-40544CE9D1A2\installed
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\protcat\AA747A62-493D-4082-A2EF-C4AD2049AA21\0F167695-3F7C-421c-89E8-40544CE9D1A2\installed\\LinkContext
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\protcat\AA747A62-493D-4082-A2EF-C4AD2049AA21\0F167695-3F7C-421c-89E8-40544CE9D1A2\installed\\LinkType
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc\A12341F7-A130-4447-97AD-2675F46516FB
new registry key created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc\A12341F7-A130-4447-97AD-2675F46516FB\\NameResId
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc\A12341F7-A130-4447-97AD-2675F46516FB\\SectionGuid
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc\A12341F7-A130-4447-97AD-2675F46516FB\\UiVisible
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc\A12341F7-A130-4447-97AD-2675F46516FB\\LinkType
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc\A12341F7-A130-4447-97AD-2675F46516FB\\LinkContext
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc\A12341F7-A130-4447-97AD-2675F46516FB\\NotesResId
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\MSC\Settings\toc\A12341F7-A130-4447-97AD-2675F46516FB\\DisplayOrder
new registry key parameter created
(x32)HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{35ED3F83-4BDC-4c44-8EC6-6A8301C7413A}\\EstimatedSize
new registry key parameter created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\TaskManager.dll
new catalogue created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\TaskManager.dll\log_00250052003F001D00090039.txt
new file created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\MispInfo\\RegisteredMISP
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\MispInfo\\Language
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\\PluginEnabledTime
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\McAfee\WebAdvisor\MispInfo\\LastUpdateTime
new registry key parameter created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\EventManager.dll
new catalogue created
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\McAfee\WebAdvisor\EventManager.dll\log_00250052003F001D00090039.txt
new file created

ServiceHost.exe can create new files and directories in the Windows registry. Check your system's performance and eliminate file conflicts and junk.

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ServiceHost.exe's virus check

76%

of antivirus scans don't detect any virus in it

20%

of antivirus scans detect it as a potentially unwanted program

4%

of antivirus scans detect a virus in it

ServiceHost.exe user rating

77%

of users rate ServiceHost.exe as a useful program

19%

of users find ServiceHost.exe to be a potentially unwanted program

4%

of users find ServiceHost.exe to be malicious or a scam

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