asc.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus. So, if asc.exe is on your system, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is clean, it is still recommended to run a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend your system against viruses and malware.
Usually, this application is located in C:\Program Files (x86)\IObit\Advanced SystemCare Ultimate\ASC.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 753fffcfe8602e04b2f73139ed0a70e4.
This application does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is usually a good sign.
This executable runs in 32-bit mode. It can not benefit of the entire power of modern computer chips. This is quite normal because the authors did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description present in the program is Advanced SystemCare Ultimate.
File version 188.8.131.529.
Legal copyright notice Copyright© 2005-2013.
This file does NOT have visible elements of user interface. This is most likely a bad sign.
The machine code of this executable appears to have been compressed or obfuscated so it can not be easily decompiled.
Some dangerous functions of the Operating System have been used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
asc.exe is digitally signed. Today the large majority of virus-free programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to asc.exe is valid. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digital certificate name: IObit Information Technology
Certificate's issuer name: VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2009-2 CA
It has an uninstall routine, which is good. si are uninstall.