armsvc.exe is a program which is most likely legit. So, if armsvc.exe is on your computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to run a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself your system against threats.
Usually, this application is found in C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\ARM\1.0\armsvc.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this file is 8d6ba8e7676038a27fd4ecf12cc744b0.
This application is set up as a Windows service. This means it runs on your PC in background, usually without showing anything to you. Most Windows services are ok programs, which provide useful features to other applications or to Windows in general.
This executable runs in 32-bit mode. It does not benefit of the full power of modern PC CPUs. This is quite normal because the publishers did not bother to upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description extracted from the file is Adobe Acrobat Update Service.
File version stored as a property 1.824.22.5037.
Author Adobe Systems Incorporated.
Copyright notice Copyright © 2013 Adobe Systems Incorporated. All rights reserved..
Some dangerous features of the Operating System have been used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to be very careful regarding this program.
armsvc.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays most serious programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to armsvc.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.
Digitally signed by: Adobe Systems, Incorporated
Certificate's issuer name: DigiCert EV Code Signing CA (SHA2)
It has an uninstall routine, which is good. si are uninstall.