isa.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus or malware. So, if isa.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to use a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend yourself against threats.
This program is usually stored in C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel(R) Security Assist\isa.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this file is 8213094ea736a9c575ab0e22ad09b0ba.
This program is set up as a Windows service. This means it operates on your PC in background, usually without showing anything to you. Most Windows services are useful programs, which provide useful functions to other programs or to Windows in general.
This application uses the net to communicate. In this day and age this is ok. For example, most of the programs on your PC check for updates. In order to do this, Internet communications are required.
This application runs in 32-bit mode. It can not benefit of the full set of features of current PC chips. This ordinarily happens because the publishers did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description stored in the file is Intel(R) Security Assist.
File version 22.214.171.1242.
Publisher Intel Corporation.
Legal copyright Copyright © 2014.
A digital signature is missing from this program. The publisher did not sign it. This is usually bad.
It has an uninstall routine, which is good. si are uninstall.