aswidsagenta.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus or malware. So, if aswidsagenta.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is clean, it is still recommended to run a well-known antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself your PC against potential security problems.
This program is normally found in C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\x64\aswidsagenta.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this executable is e34bd2f74ea2e10a6b8510c553993d16.
This application is a Windows service. This means it runs on your system in background, usually without showing anything to you. Most Windows services are ok programs, which provide useful functions to other applications or to Windows in general.
This application uses the Internet to communicate. Today this is expected from a program. For example, most of the programs on your PC check for new updates. In order to do this, Internet communications are necessary.
64-bit code has been detected. This application can exploit the full power of a current computer cpu.
The description extracted from the program is Avast Behavior Shield.
File version 188.8.131.5260.
Maker AVAST Software.
Copyright notice Copyright (C) 2014 AVAST Software.
aswidsagenta.exe has a digital signature. Today most virus-free programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in aswidsagenta.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.
Digitally signed by: AVAST Software s.r.o.
Certificate's issuer name: DigiCert High Assurance Code Signing CA-1
It has an uninstall routine, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.