vprot.exe

VProtect Application

AVG Technologies

It is set to automatically execute when any user logs into Windows (through the local user run registry setting) with the name ‘vProt’. This is installed with AVG SafeGuard toolbar.
Publisher:
AVG Technologies  (signed and verified)

Product:
VProtect Application

Description:
VProtect Application (Official)

Version:
17.3.2.101

MD5:
5c02a709a29385130e362af6e77e5934

SHA-1:
9031da4aa6ab668f26ecb0d2e4f7bde1b4607574

SHA-256:
c2a9e1355779eddce1339ed09d4dafbcbc5495b40b5c51075f1f4bcdc5f18103

Scanner detections:
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Status:
Clean (as of last analysis)

Analysis date:
2/21/2014 7:26:50 PM UTC  (ten months ago)

File size:
2.4 MB (2,530,840 bytes)

Product version:
17.3.2.101

Copyright:
Copyright (C) 2012

Original file name:
VProtect.exe

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\Program Files\avg safeguard toolbar\vprot.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
3/22/2013 8:00:00 PM

Valid to:
4/22/2015 7:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=AVG Technologies, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=AVG Technologies, L=Brno, S=Jihomoravsky kraj, C=CZ

Issuer:
CN=VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA, OU=Terms of use at https://www.verisign.com/rpa (c)10, OU=VeriSign Trust Network, O="VeriSign, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
01DA9DE8D302ACC5CDD5AB42EB5638DB

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
1/8/2014 7:32:30 AM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
9.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
49152:4BMTLBkJTPsfe7rzV6XWPaA2AIrZnnAK4mDxzETz9xh4kSgQla77g0:oMTVkJGCrzV64H2brZAK4ap+

Entry address:
0x175167

Entry point:
E8, 51, CC, 00, 00, E9, 79, FE, FF, FF, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 5D, E9, 46, 0B, 00, 00, 3B, 0D, 28, 33, 64, 00, 75, 02, F3, C3, E9, C8, CC, 00, 00, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 51, 51, 8D, 45, F8, 50, FF, 15, 8C, 31, 5C, 00, 8B, 45, F8, 8B, 4D, FC, 6A, 00, 05, 00, 80, C1, 2A, 68, 80, 96, 98, 00, 81, D1, 21, 4E, 62, FE, 51, 50, E8, A5, CD, 00, 00, 83, FA, 07, 7C, 0E, 7F, 07, 3D, FF, 6F, 40, 93, 76, 05, 83, C8, FF, 8B, D0, 8B, 4D, 08, 85, C9, 74, 05, 89, 01, 89, 51, 04, C9, C3, 8B, FF, 51, C7, 01, DC, 39, 5C, 00, E8, DE...
 
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Entropy:
6.4461

Code size:
1.8 MB (1,842,688 bytes)

Startup File (All Users Run)
Registry location:
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

Name:
vProt

Command:
"C:\Program Files\avg safeguard toolbar\vprot.exe"


The file vprot.exe has been discovered within the following program.

AVG SafeGuard toolbar  by AVG Technologies
The AVG SafeGuard toolbar is included in AVG Technologies’s family of security software, as a standalone program, and as a third party bundles. AVG Security Toolbar incluedes a link scanner that displays security information about websites.
www.avg.com/us-en/secure-search
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There are numerous known variations of vprot.exe.

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vprot.exe  18.2.0.829  (8efa2652d296ece1f0365613c884e6ac7bc960c9)

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vprot.exe  18.2.0.819  (92b2d83ef5f4bb1d38ca0d2cbddfab8ae060c9d9)

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vprot.exe  18.1.9.800  (06d97090922dfbebe5c582e0e0411b36af4c640d)

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vprot.exe  15.4.0.4  (48134b9f7c0b6eb42b2e7d301e725709dfb8d9b6)

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vprot.exe  14, 2, 1, 0  (7f89d2ae1807fd00a0cf096aaa40084635c0539b)

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vprot.exe  13, 1, 0, 3  (4a16d52aa0130d403df767729924067e5ed020a9)

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vprot.exe  10, 2, 0, 3  (d88c6853152a5575c4d692f8518f3b6eadb0ca2f)

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vprot.exe  9, 0, 0, 22  (f029f526724591839d4dd58ad1d6d7a7e09116b4)

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vprot.exe  4.0.5.7  (b16fe4531e0e2450cde3984149b9b4237db60d5b)

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vprot.exe  4.0.5.6  (0cca31280e2ea6eef1f7a2388c3435cd28686dc8)

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vprot.exe  4.0.0.19  (a3038b23867742f0e26b210f4b2c54156df85fd8)

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vprot.exe  4.0.0.17  (8f0d22575b1a573fd67d4f3d7ab986ff2aa1027a)

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vprot.exe  4.0.0.16  (ca5cd51f1ddd5a1ce09f821bebe4b8c4331d4800)

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vprot.exe  3.2.0.18  (e686ec7ac2cdfe82ea51cf48b93cac63cff14a5e)

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vprot.exe  3.1.0.7  (973a17b3ce43fd3b90c1d46fe1999c6b8e688c4a)

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