origin.exe is a program which is most likely legit. So, if origin.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your PC is virus-free, we still advise you to run a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself your PC against threats.
This application is usually stored on disk in C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin\Origin.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this program is 9ef6304c67a81d7e390b24629499aec4.
This program is NOT a Windows service. This is very good.
This application uses the net to communicate. Today this is ok. For example, most of the apps on your computer check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
This executable runs in 32-bit mode. It can not benefit of the full power of current PC chips. This is quite normal because the makers did not bother to upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description present in the exe is Origin.
File version 10,5,11,27975.
Company name Electronic Arts.
Legal copyright notice Copyright (C) 2012.
origin.exe appears to have visible windows. This is good because it doesn't run in some kind of stealth mode. Its operation is clearly displayed to you.
Some insecure functions of the Operating System appear to be used, such as functions for intercepting the keyboard. We advise you to be very careful regarding this program.
origin.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of clean software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in origin.exe checks out perfectly. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digital certificate name: Electronic Arts, Inc.
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
This program is set up to start when the computer boots. Yes
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.