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Program info

Estimated safety rating


adblockplusengine.exe may be a dangerous program, according to heuristic analysis. This program triggers too many of the "probable danger" flags described in this document. It is not yet known if adblockplusengine.exe is malware or an ok program which doesn't cause harm your PC. We advise you to be careful with this program.

Executable file path

 C:\Program Files\Adblock Plus for IE\AdblockPlusEngine.exe

Normally, this program is stored in C:\Program Files\Adblock Plus for IE\AdblockPlusEngine.exe.

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 checksum for this executable is b234dee2ddc56eb52341cae6619908bf.

Is running as a service


This program is NOT registered as a Windows service. This is good.

Is a 64 bit executable file


64-bit code has been detected. This program can exploit the full power of a current PC cpu.

File description

 Adblock Plus Engine for Internet Explorer

The description stored in the file is Adblock Plus Engine for Internet Explorer.

File version


File version extracted from the file 1.4.0.


 Eyeo GmbH

Company Eyeo GmbH.


 Copyright (C) 2006-2015 Eyeo GmbH

Intellectual property rights notice Copyright (C) 2006-2015 Eyeo GmbH.

Digitally signed


adblockplusengine.exe has a digital signature. Today most virus-free software applications are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature is not valid. This indicates this software application may be a virus and that somebody probably changed some of its code after the signature was applied. Please be very careful regarding this!

Certifier email

The name of the company or individual signing this is:

Certifier name

 Eyeo GmbH

Digitally signed by: Eyeo GmbH

Issuer name

 StartCom Class 2 Primary Intermediate Object CA

Certificate's issuer name: StartCom Class 2 Primary Intermediate Object CA

Can be uninstalled


This application does NOT have an uninstall command set up in registry.