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Program info

Estimated safety rating


cmw_srv.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus or malware. So, if cmw_srv.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to purchase a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself yourself against viruses and malware.

Executable file path

 C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\cmw_srv.exe

Usually, the default name and directory where this application is stored is
C:\Program Files (x86)\Hotspot Shield\bin\cmw_srv.exe.

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 checksum for this file is 93c64b27eafdb5935f17160a960bc324.

Is running as a service


This application is a Windows service. This means it runs on your PC in background, usually without displaying any user interface to you. Most Windows services are useful programs, which perform useful functions to other programs or to the Windows Operating System.

Accesses the internet


This application uses the net to communicate. Today this is expected from a program. For example, most of the programs on your computer check for updates. In order to do this, Internet communications are necessary.

Is a 32 bit executable file


This application runs as a 32-bit program. It does not benefit of the entire power of current PC chips. This ordinarily happens because the authors did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.

File description

 Hotspot Shield 6.0.4

The description stored in the file is Hotspot Shield 6.0.4.

File version

 6, 0, 4, 9836

File version stored as a property 6, 0, 4, 9836.


 AnchorFree Inc.

Author AnchorFree Inc..


 Copyright (C)

Copyright notice Copyright (C) .

Potentially dangerous functions


Some unusual features of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We advise you to perform more in-depth research about this program.

Digitally signed


cmw_srv.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of serious software applications are digitally signed.

Valid digital signature


The digital signature extracted from cmw_srv.exe is valid. This is excellent.

Certifier name

 AnchorFree Inc

Digitally signed by: AnchorFree Inc

Issuer name

 VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA

Certificate's issuer name: VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA

Can be uninstalled


It has an uninstall routine, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.