chrome.exe is a program which is probably NOT a virus. So, if chrome.exe is on your PC, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is virus-free, we still advise you to run a well-known antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend yourself against threats.
This program is usually found on disk in C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this file is d07d7bc13e6c433593eb476a3bef99e8.
This application does NOT run as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
This executable uses the Internet to communicate. Today this is expected from a program. For example, most of the programs on your computer check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
This program runs as a 32-bit program. It does not use the entire power of current computer processors. This is quite normal because the authors did not bother to upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description extracted from the file is Google Chrome.
File version 54.0.2840.71.
Company Google Inc..
Intellectual property rights notice Copyright 2016 Google Inc. All rights reserved..
chrome.exe appears to have a visible user interface. This is good because it doesn't run in a kind of stealth mode. Its operation is clearly shown to the user.
Some dangerous features of Windows have been used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We advise you to be very careful regarding this program.
A digital certificate is missing from this program. The publisher did not sign it. This is usually bad.
It has an uninstall routine, which is good. si are uninstall.