chrome.exe is a application which is most likely NOT a virus or malware. So, if chrome.exe is on your system, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is virus-free, it is still recommended to use a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend your system against potential security problems.
This program is normally stored in C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this executable is ec820250bbf2ac99b27dd3a6f3a995eb.
This program is NOT registered as a Windows service. This is good.
This application uses the net to communicate. In this day and age this is ok. For example, most of the apps on your PC check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
This is a x64 executable. It uses the full capacity of nowadays' CPUs.
The description present in the program is Google Chrome.
File version extracted from the file 57.0.2987.133.
Company Google Inc..
Legal copyright notice Copyright 2016 Google Inc. All rights reserved..
chrome.exe appears to have a visible user interface. This is good because it doesn't run in a kind of stealth mode. Its activity is clearly shown to you.
Some insecure features of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We advise you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
chrome.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of serious programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from chrome.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.
Digitally signed by: Google Inc
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.