opera.exe is a program which is most likely NOT a virus. So, if opera.exe is on your system, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is virus-free, we still advise you to purchase a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself yourself against viruses and malware.
This application is usually stored in C:\UserNames\UserNameName\AppData\Local\Programs\Opera\57.0.3098.106_0\opera.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this file is 42dfe48e832e5936e6b090499255ea70.
This application does NOT run as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
This program uses the Internet to communicate. Today this is expected from a program. For example, most of the apps on your PC check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
This is a 64-bit executable. It runs using the full capacity of modern CPUs.
The description present in the file is Opera Internet Browser.
File version extracted from the file 57.0.3098.106.
Producer Opera Software.
Legal copyright Copyright Opera Software 2018.
opera.exe appears to have visible windows. This is good because it doesn't operate in some kind of invisible mode. Its activity is clearly displayed to the user.
Some unusual features of the Operating System appear to be used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
opera.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of virus-free programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from opera.exe verifies as ok. This is excellent.
Digitally signed by: Opera Software AS
Certificate's issuer name: DigiCert EV Code Signing CA (SHA2)
This executable does NOT have an uninstall command set up in registry.