What is it?
avast! Auxiliary Library is part of Avast Antivirus, a kernel based certified antivirus engine with protection against well-known network worms and real-time protection against viruses and other malware threats. Scans files as they run on your computer to keep viruses from being able to execute. Avast includes streaming updates from the cloud in addition to daily virus database updates. Throughout the day, AVAST streams updates to users, giving them faster warnings about new malware.
Description of aswaux.dll from ALWIL Software
“Avast Antivirus is for individuals or companies that want customizable computer security that will integrate easily with an existing firewall. It has all the features of Avast Free Antivirus, plus a command-line scanner, full-scale virtualization, and the new Avast SafeZone (a clean, isolated desktop, so that other applications--even keyloggers--cannot see what's happening), designed specifically for secure online shopping or banking. ”
How is aswaux.dll loaded?
|What is the community is seeing?||What is the community is doing?|
|About 0.3% of all Boost users have the aswaux.dll file.||Of the 0.3% of aswaux.dll users, 14.3% have disabled it.|
Typical file (disk image) location:
Are there other versions of avast! Antivirus ?
What else is related?
What Windows OS versions does this run on?
Windows 8 Pro (6.2.9200.0)
File name: aswaux.dll
Name: avast! Antivirus
Description: avast! Auxiliary Library
Version: 5, 0, 462, 0
Product version: 5, 0, 0, 0
Size: 654 KB
Original file name: aswAux.dll
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 12/6/2551
PE image details
Subsystem: Windows GUI
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++ 9.0
File packed: No