dphostw.exe may be a dangerous application, according to an automatic analysis of the program's operation. This program triggers many of the "possible danger" criteria described in this document. It is not yet known if dphostw.exe is a virus or a legit program which doesn't cause harm the computer. We advise you to be careful with this application.
This program is usually found on disk in C:\Program Files\FileMaker\Bin\DpHostW.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this file is 32dffb0f96f0978606bc1043b50d54cd.
This application is set up as a Windows service. This means it operates on your system in background, usually without showing anything to you. Most Windows services are ok programs, which provide useful features to other programs or to the Windows Operating System.
This app runs as a 32-bit program. It can not exploit the full power of modern computer chips. This ordinarily happens because the publishers did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description written in the program is DigitalPersona Local Host.
File version stored as a property 18.104.22.1683.
Company DigitalPersona, Inc..
Legal copyright notice Copyright © DigitalPersona, Inc. 1996-2009.
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.
dphostw.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays most serious software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature is invalid. This indicates this program may be a virus and that somebody most likely modified it after the signature was applied. Please be very careful regarding this!
Digitally signed by: DigitalPersona, Inc.
Certificate's issuer name: VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2004 CA
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is good. si are uninstall.