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 system is clean, we still advise you to purchase a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend your system against potential security problems.
Usually, the default name and directory where this application is stored is
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this executable is 3ba3ecb9e57f00214afcf6a0a908678f.
This application does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
This executable uses the Internet to communicate. In this day and age this is quite normal. For example, most of the programs on your PC check for updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
This is a x64 executable. It runs using the full capacity of modern CPUs.
The description extracted from the file is Google Chrome.
File version extracted from the file 51.0.2704.63.
Producer Google Inc..
Copyright notice Copyright 2015 Google Inc. All rights reserved..
chrome.exe appears to have visible windows. This means it doesn't run in a kind of stealth mode. Its operation is clearly displayed to you.
Some dangerous functions of the Operating System have been used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We recommend you to be very careful regarding this program.
chrome.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of legit software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from chrome.exe checks out perfectly. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digitally signed by: Google Inc
Certificate's issuer name: VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA
It has an uninstall routine, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.