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What is opendnscryptservice.exe?

Part of OpenDNSCryptService

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How does opendnscryptservice.exe run?

Service - opendnscryptservice.exe runs as a background Windows service called 'DNSCrypt' (OpenDNSCrypt). This service runs as the NETWORK SERVICE account with minimum privileges on the local computer and acts as the computer on the network. OpenDNSCrypt runs as a program that can be started by the Service Controller and that obeys the service control protocol. This type of service runs in a process by itself.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.3% of all Boost users have the opendnscryptservice.exe process running.Of the 0.3% of opendnscryptservice.exe users, 20.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is opendnscryptservice.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00174% CPU17370.8%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
15.9 MB RAM73.8%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 1 /min0.0%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\opendns\dnscrypt\opendnscryptservice.exe

Are there other versions of OpenDNSCryptService?

Why are multiple of the same versions listed?

What modules are loaded?

A module is a dynamic link library (DLL) or an executable file that is loaded into the process. Below is a list of non-system modules that are loaded by OpenDNSCryptService.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: opendnscryptservice.exe
Name: OpenDNSCryptService
Description: OpenDNSCryptService
Size: 14 KB
Original file name: OpenDNSCryptService.exe

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0027870988%
Privileged CPU: 0.0010500233%
User CPU: 0.00173707552867%
Privileged CPU time: 405.6 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 392,187,056
CPU cycle count /min: 52,123,974
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 108.25 MB
Peak committed memory: 109.25 MB
Paged memory: 15.9 MB
Peak paged memory: 18.53 MB
Paged system memory: 67.42 KB
Non-paged system memory: 7.04 KB
Working set memory: 9.43 MB
Peak working set memory: 14.26 MB
Min working set memory: 8.74 MB
Private memory: 15.9 MB
Page faults: 284,023
Page faults /min: 342
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 33
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 110.17 KB
Read transfer /min: 136 Bytes
Total other operations: 750
Other operations /min: 1
Total other transfer: 3.49 KB
Other Transfer /min: 4 Bytes
Handle count average: 163
Thread count average: 10
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): Network Service
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 32-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Process
Child Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\OpenDNS\DNSCrypt\OpenDNSCryptService.exe"

Service details

Name: OpenDNSCrypt
Service name: DNSCrypt
Service type: Win32OwnProcess
Description: “Proxies traffic using DNSCrypt”

Image hashes

MD5: 6f865de0687b6ec045f78ce9656d3626
SHA-1: 65b410bef11b9c9786765a03db8d67a521d6c134
SHA-256: 5af03304f16a596235eac3f7a0dc1d666e1d614b4060935a62d61ebcd1d5d284

PE image details

CLR assembly: Yes
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C# / Basic .NET
File packed: No
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