conhost.exe is a program which is most likely NOT a virus. So, if conhost.exe is on your laptop or desktop 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 track record, in order to defend your PC against threats.
The default name and directory where the application is stored is
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 1a8fa4428008dfd2562ee1b1395e8c50.
This application is NOT a Windows service. This is good.
conhost.exe appears to have something to do with Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This application runs in 32-bit mode. It can not use the full set of features of nowadays' PC chips. This ordinarily happens because the authors did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description stored in the exe is Console Window Host.
File version stored as a property 6.1.7601.24117 (win7sp1_ldr_escrow.180422-1430).
Publisher Microsoft Corporation.
Legal copyright notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
This executable does NOT have visible elements of user interface. This is most likely a bad sign.
Some dangerous functions of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
conhost.exe has a digital signature. Today most virus-free programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in conhost.exe is valid. This is excellent.
Digitally signed by: Microsoft Windows
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Verification PCA
This program does NOT have a removal routine set up in registry.