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What is cavshell.dll?

Part of COMODO Internet Security by COMODO

What is it?

Comodo Internet Security (CIS), developed by Comodo Group, is an Internet security suite available for Windows PC. It offers antimalware (antivirus/antispyware) protection, a personal firewall, a sandbox and a Host-based Intrusion Prevention System called Defense+. GeekBuddy is a support system whereby a Comodo expert makes a remote connection to the user's computer and resolves a wide variety of technical issues.
Description of cavshell.dll from COMODO
Comodo Internet Security a, multi-layered security application that keeps hackers out and personal information in. Built from the ground upwards with your security in mind, Internet Security offers 360° protection by combining powerful Antivirus protection, an enterprise class packet filtering firewall, advanced host intrusion prevention and automatic sandboxing of unknown files. Unlike the stripped down versions of commercial software that other software vendors offer for free, this is the full, completely functional version of the product.
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How is cavshell.dll loaded?

Context menu handler - cavshell.dll is typically associtated with identifier name of Comodo Antivirus. Windows Explorer displays a context menu for a file object when it is clicked with the right mouse button. This context menu allows various operations to be performed on the file object from within Explorer, like printing it or opening it with another program.
Approved shell extension - cavshell.dll has a CLSID (globally unique identifier) of {4255A182-CAD9-4214-A19B-7BA7FB633BBD} with and identifier of Comodo Antivirus. When the system detects that the user is downloading an external program that runs as part of the Windows user interface, the system searches for a digital certificate or requests that the user approve the action. If you enable this policy, Windows only starts approved programs.

Community

What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.2% of all Boost users have the cavshell.dll file.Of the 0.2% of cavshell.dll users, 20.0% have disabled it.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\comodo\comodo internet security\cavshell.dll

Are there other versions of COMODO Internet Security?

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Professional (6.1.7601.65536)
Windows 8.1 (6.2.9200.0)

About COMODO

Comodo Group, Inc. is a privately held group of companies providing computer software and SSL digital certificates, based in Jersey City, New Jersey, in the Uni More...
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File details

File name: cavshell.dll
Publisher: COMODO (verified)
Name: COMODO Internet Security
Description: COMODO Internet Security
Version: 7, 0, 315459, 4132
Size: 242.21 KB

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: COMODO CA Limited
Expiration date: 6/15/2013

Context menu handler details

Name: Comodo Antivirus

Approved shell extension details

CLSID: {4255A182-CAD9-4214-A19B-7BA7FB633BBD}
Command: Comodo Antivirus

Image hashes

MD5: b26f29af7cca5a131f226f80b7facf33
SHA-1: 2f6d21d49c88be69d49812792a3517340ebc6177

PE image details

File packed: No
Import Table
advapi32.dll
crypt32.dll
gdi32.dll
kernel32.dll
ole32.dll
shell32.dll
shlwapi.dll
user32.dll
Export Table
dllcanunloadnow
dllgetclassobject
dllregisterserver
dllunregisterserver
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