What is Wireshark.exe?

Wireshark.exe is a part of Wireshark and developed by The Wireshark developer community, http://www.wireshark.org/, according to the Wireshark.exe file information.

Wireshark.exe's description is "Wireshark".

Wireshark.exe is digitally signed by The Wireshark developer community, http://www.wireshark.org/.

Wireshark.exe is an .exe file.

Wireshark.exe is usually located in the following folder:

%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Wireshark\Wireshark.exe

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Wireshark.exe basic information

Description
Wireshark
Internal Name
Wireshark 2.2.5
Version
2.2.5
Hash
91C95FBD1C848CD8B7AA2128F19F3FAD

Wireshark.exe running processes

%PROGRAMFILES(X64)%\Wireshark\dumpcap.exe

Wireshark.exe actions

List of the actions Wireshark.exe executes on a user's PC
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Wireshark
new registry key created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Wireshark\WinSparkle Settings
new registry key created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Wireshark\WinSparkle Settings\\CheckForUpdates
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Wireshark\WinSparkle Settings\\UpdateInterval
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\92\52C64B7E\\@%SystemRoot%\System32\ci.dll,-100
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\92\52C64B7E\\@%SystemRoot%\System32\ci.dll,-101
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\92\52C64B7E\\@%SystemRoot%\system32\dnsapi.dll,-103
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\92\52C64B7E\\@%SystemRoot%\System32\fveui.dll,-843
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\92\52C64B7E\\@%SystemRoot%\System32\fveui.dll,-844
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\92\52C64B7E\\@%SystemRoot%\System32\wuaueng.dll,-400
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\92\52C64B7E\\@%SystemRoot%\system32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe,-124
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%_Classes\Local Settings\MuiCache\92\52C64B7E\\@%SystemRoot%\system32\NgcRecovery.dll,-100
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Wireshark\WinSparkle Settings\\LastCheckTime
new registry key parameter created
HKEY_USERS\%ID-USER-SID%\Software\Wireshark\WinSparkle Settings\\UpdateTempDir
new registry key parameter created
%APPDATA%\Wireshark
new catalogue created
%APPDATA%\Wireshark\recent
new file created
%APPDATA%\Wireshark\recent_common
new file created

Wireshark.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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Wireshark.exe's virus check

76%

of antivirus scans don't detect any virus in it

23%

of antivirus scans detect it as a potentially unwanted program

1%

of antivirus scans detect a virus in it

Wireshark.exe user rating

80%

of users rate Wireshark.exe as a useful program

17%

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

3%

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

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