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What is msavcore.exe?

Part of Moon Secure Antivirus Suite by Trieu Tran Duc

What is it?

Moon Secure Antivirus is just a wrapper around the open source Clam Antivirus product. Moon Secure Antivirus is typically installed via a software bundle with various toolbars and such and distributed by Freeze.com via W3i's InstallIQ.
Description of msavcore.exe from Trieu Tran Duc
Moon Secure Antivirus aims to be the best Free Antivirus for Windows under GPL license. It offers multiple scan engines, Net shield, Firewall, On access, on Exec scanner and rootkits preventions plus features from Commercial Antivirus applications. Moon Secure AV is an opensource antivirus currently using the clamav engine due to fast response time and huge AV database, however we are implementing another engine that is heuristic and will allow users to customize the engine on the fly. Unlike clam it has an enterprise level real-time scanner. It is built for windows and will run on XP and vista. It can scan portable drives and fixed drives. It is able to detect viruses, Trojans and spyware.
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How does msavcore.exe run?

Service - msavcore.exe runs as a background Windows service (msav). This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.5% of all Boost users have the msavcore.exe process running.Of the 0.5% of msavcore.exe users, 48.0% have disabled it.
How stable is Moon Secure Antivirus Suite?
Based on crash data discovered by Boost, stability is a measure of how sound this particular process and the average percent of times it crashes.
Typical program1.26%
How resource intensive is msavcore.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.16574% CPU1657364.2%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
40.75 MB RAM189.2%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
16,035 /min711.7%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\moon secure antivirus\msavcore.exe

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 Moon Secure Antivirus Suite.

What programs install msavcore.exe?

Moon Secure Antivirus by Trieu Tran Duc
Program URL: www.moonsecure.com/moonav
Install path: C:\Program Files\Moon Secure Antivirus\
Size: 44.17 MB

Moon Secure Antivirus Suite Stability

msavcore.exe crashes or has encountered a critical error 0.8900% of the time.
Error: Stopped working (APPCRASH)
Crashing module: kernelbase.dll (still researching...)
Occurred: over 6 months ago

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Enterprise (6.1.7600.0)
Windows 7 Ultimate N (6.1.7601.65536)
Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: msavcore.exe
Publisher: Trieu Tran Duc
Name: Moon Secure Antivirus Suite
Description: Moon Secure Antivirus Core
Size: 959 KB
Original file name: msavcore.exe

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.1971861811%
Privileged CPU: 0.0314497627%
User CPU: 0.16573641843952%
Privileged CPU time: 55544.5 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 627 ms
CPU cycle count: 717,608,959
CPU cycle count /min: 511,611,754
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 187.62 MB
Peak committed memory: 198.03 MB
Paged memory: 40.75 MB
Peak paged memory: 105.08 MB
Paged system memory: 80.26 KB
Non-paged system memory: 13.22 KB
Working set memory: 33.3 MB
Peak working set memory: 108.85 MB
Min working set memory: 32.89 MB
Private memory: 40.75 MB
Page faults: 74,069
Page faults /min: 0
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 114,695
Read operations /min: 2,424
Total read transfer: 507.77 MB
Read transfer /min: 9.98 MB
Total write operations: 45,037
Write operations /min: 783
Total write transfer: 125.51 MB
Write transfer /min: 2.1 MB
Total other operations: 1,546,926
Other operations /min: 52,590
Total other transfer: 15.15 MB
Other Transfer /min: 545.21 KB
Handle count average: 166
Thread count average: 11
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 32-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Processes
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Moon Secure Antivirus\msavcore.exe"

Service details

Name: msav

Network connectivity

TCP: localhost on port 3132
TCP: localhost on port 3132
TCP: localhost on port 3132

Image hashes

MD5: 5b214d3416736722c9489048b7a165e1
SHA-1: ca2a367bd05aa7d1a0c03a43bd18607d03c2ab6f
SHA-256: 4ed9993c8feac8c4d329d6fb85a3be597fb194a2031effe918a003af62f9c5d0

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++
File packed: No
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