chrome.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus. So, if chrome.exe is on your PC, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to run a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself your system against potential security problems.
Usually, this application is stored in C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this program is 0ffc55bd7c6a0bc17072d2ec7d9fb341.
This program does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
This program uses the net to communicate. Today this is expected from a program. For example, most of the apps on your PC check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
64-bit code has been detected. This exe can exploit the full power of a modern computer processor.
The description extracted from the exe is Google Chrome.
File version stored as a property 58.0.3029.110.
Author Google Inc..
Legal copyright notice Copyright 2016 Google Inc. All rights reserved..
chrome.exe appears to have a visible user interface. This means it doesn't work in some kind of stealth mode. Its activity is clearly displayed to the user.
Some insecure functions of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for intercepting the keyboard. We advise you to be very careful regarding this program.
chrome.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of legit programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in chrome.exe is valid. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digital certificate name: Google Inc
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
It has an uninstall routine, which is good. si are uninstall.