chrome.exe is a application which is most likely legit. So, if chrome.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is virus-free, it is still recommended to purchase a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend your system against viruses and malware.
Normally, this program is found in C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 455927608c21945849e1a3e35e36671f.
This program is NOT a Windows service. This is good.
This program uses the net to communicate. In this day and age this is expected from a program. For example, most of the apps on your PC check for new updates. In order to do this, Internet communications are required.
This executable runs in 32-bit mode. It does not benefit of the entire power of current PC processors. This is quite normal because the authors did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description present in the program is Google Chrome.
File version extracted from the file 50.0.2661.102.
Maker Google Inc..
Copyright notice Copyright 2015 Google Inc. All rights reserved..
chrome.exe appears to have visible windows. This means it doesn't operate in a kind of stealth mode. Its operation is clearly displayed to the user.
Some unusual features of the Operating System appear to be used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to read more about this program.
chrome.exe is digitally signed. Today most serious programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from chrome.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.
Digital certificate name: Google Inc
Certificate's issuer name: VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA
This application starts at Windows startup. Yes
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.