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What is scanmsg.exe?

Part of Quick Heal AntiVirus by Quick Heal Technologies (P) Ltd.

What is it?

Scan messages application is a module for the Quick Heal AntiVirus product that is designed to help protect against various phishing attacks. The Anti-Phishing modules is loaded by the Quick Heal Windows Service, Core Scanning Server.
Description of scanmsg.exe from Quick Heal Technologies (P) Ltd.
Quick Heal AntiVirusprotects your laptops and desktops and provides protection against malicious threats that can sneak into your system when you are browsing the Internet, checking mails, chatting, etc. Upon installation, it acts as a shield against viruses, worms, trojans, spywares and other malicious threats. It also provides security against new and unknown threats with Quick Heal's renowned DNAScan Technology. It utilizes minimum system resources, thereby giving complete protection to your system without slowing it down.
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How does scanmsg.exe run?

Process - scanmsg.exe is an instance of a running program. This 32-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account.


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About 0.1% of all Boost users have the scanmsg.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of scanmsg.exe users, 20.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is scanmsg.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00028% CPU2816.6%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
     1.77 MB RAM8.2%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
     47 /min2.1%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
         7 GDI objects4.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\quick heal\quick heal internet security\scanmsg.exe

Are there other versions of Quick Heal AntiVirus?

Why are multiple of the same versions listed?

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7600.0)
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File details

File name: scanmsg.exe
Publisher: Quick Heal Technologies (P) Ltd. (verified)
Name: Quick Heal AntiVirus
Description: Scan messages application
Product version: 13.00
Size: 60.45 KB
Original file name: scanmsg.exe

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 9/21/2010
Expiration date: 9/24/2013

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0006174771%
Privileged CPU: 0.0003358209%
User CPU: 0.00028165623533%
Privileged CPU time: 93.75 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 2 ms
CPU cycle count: 428,627,853
CPU cycle count /min: 8,429,691
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 58.99 MB
Peak committed memory: 65.18 MB
Paged memory: 1.77 MB
Peak paged memory: 1.9 MB
Paged system memory: 107.34 KB
Non-paged system memory: 6.74 KB
Working set memory: 1.15 MB
Peak working set memory: 6.84 MB
Min working set memory: 200 KB
Private memory: 1.77 MB
Page faults: 2,954
Page faults /min: 58
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 2,340
Read operations /min: 46
Total read transfer: 30.73 KB
Read transfer /min: 619 Bytes
Total write operations: 2
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 2 Bytes
Write transfer /min: 0 Bytes
Total other operations: 1,677
Other operations /min: 33
Total other transfer: 5.38 KB
Other Transfer /min: 108 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 7
Peak GDI objects: 8
USER objects: 2
Peak USER objects: 3
Handle count average: 168
Thread count average: 4
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 32-bit
Process Command

Network connectivity

TCP: bitcast-b.bitgravity.com on port 49170

Image hashes

MD5: cb77619ef4519b8d26d36bbe4ca35724
SHA-1: 11a2eb1e37ad426731e834e7e601ed3546b073a4
SHA-256: 60c2bc6cdfa89ed84c89ff2ea26d066e8a18e6770e07d0d32a921b92a5b4ab91

PE image details

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