vssvc.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus. So, if vssvc.exe is on your system, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to run a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend your PC against potential security problems.
Usually, this application is stored in C:\Windows\System32\VSSVC.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this program is 3e838cc7a8f514b7e0885556cc0e8974.
This application is set up as a Windows service. This means it operates on your system in background, usually without displaying anything to you. Most Windows services are ok programs, which perform useful features to other applications or to the Windows Operating System.
vssvc.exe appears to have something to do with Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This executable runs in 32-bit mode. It can not exploit the entire set of features of current computer chips. This is quite normal because the authors did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description present in the file is Microsoft® Volume Shadow Copy Service.
File version 10.0.10586.0 (th2_release.151029-1700).
Maker Microsoft Corporation.
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vssvc.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays most clean programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in vssvc.exe is valid. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digitally signed by: Microsoft Windows
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011
This application does NOT have an uninstall routine stored in registry.