wmiprvse.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus or malware. So, if wmiprvse.exe is on your PC, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your PC is clean, it is still recommended to run a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself yourself against threats.
This program is usually stored in C:\WINDOWS\system32\wbem\wmiprvse.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this program is 7e7b3eafe66ed06e558f56a60f6f7dda.
This application does NOT run as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
wmiprvse.exe seems to have something to do with Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This executable runs as a 32-bit program. It does not benefit of the full power of modern PC CPUs. This ordinarily happens because the makers did not bother to upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description written in the program is WMI.
File version stored as a property 5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-2108).
Publisher Microsoft Corporation.
Intellectual property rights notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
Some insecure features of Windows have been used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We advise you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
wmiprvse.exe is digitally signed. Today most clean software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in wmiprvse.exe checks out perfectly. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digital certificate name: Microsoft Windows Component Publisher
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Verification Intermediate PCA
This executable does NOT have an uninstall routine set up in registry.