asc.exe is a application which is probably legit. So, if asc.exe is on your PC, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is clean, it is still recommended to purchase a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend your PC against potential security problems.
This application is normally found in C:\Program Files\IObit\Advanced SystemCare\ASC.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this program is 79b190db2cb9f9d85607ecb2054939fd.
This application is NOT registered as a Windows service. This is good.
This executable runs in 32-bit mode. It can not benefit of the entire set of features of nowadays' computer processors. This is quite normal because the authors did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description written in the program is Advanced SystemCare 11.
File version stored as a property 18.104.22.168.
Legal copyright Copyright© 2005-2018.
This app does NOT have visible elements of user interface. This is most likely a bad thing.
The machine code of this exe appears to have been compressed or obfuscated so it can not be quickly examined.
Some insecure features of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
asc.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of serious software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from asc.exe checks out perfectly. This is excellent.
Digital certificate name: IObit Information Technology
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.