asc.exe is a program which is most likely legit. So, if asc.exe is on your system, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. 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.
This program is normally stored in C:\Program Files\IObit\Advanced SystemCare\ASC.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this program is 20bfef4cd3987faa9b3c25afea410454.
This application does NOT run as a Windows service. This is usually a good sign.
This program runs as a 32-bit program. It can not benefit of the full power of nowadays' computer CPUs. This is quite normal because the authors did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description extracted from the file is Advanced SystemCare 9.
File version extracted from the file 22.214.171.1249.
Copyright notice Copyright© 2005-2016.
asc.exe appears to have visible windows. This means it doesn't run in some kind of invisible mode. Its operation is clearly displayed to you.
The code of this exe appears to be compressed or obfuscated so it can not be quickly cracked.
Some insecure features of the Operating System have been used, such as functions for intercepting the keyboard. We recommend you to be very careful regarding this program.
asc.exe has a digital signature. Today most virus-free programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in asc.exe is valid. This is excellent.
Digitally signed by: IObit Information Technology
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is good. si are uninstall.