hd-frontend.exe is a program which is most likely legit. So, if hd-frontend.exe is on your computer, it is most likely 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 defend your system against potential security problems.
This program is usually stored on disk in C:\Program Files (x86)\Bluestacks\HD-Frontend.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is e5961d105c7e147a5499610a6413aef4.
This program does NOT run as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
This program uses the net to communicate. Today this is quite normal. For example, most of the apps on your computer check for updates. In order to do this, Internet communications are necessary.
This executable runs in 32-bit mode. It does not exploit the entire set of features of modern computer processors. This ordinarily happens because the makers did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description stored in the file is BlueStacks Frontend.
File version extracted from the file 18.104.22.16801.
Producer BlueStack Systems, Inc..
Intellectual property rights notice Copyright 2011 BlueStack Systems, Inc. All Rights Reserved..
This file does NOT have visible windows. This is most likely a bad sign.
hd-frontend.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays the large majority of serious programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in hd-frontend.exe is valid. This is excellent.
Digital certificate name: BlueStack Systems, Inc.
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 Extended Validation Code Signing CA - G2
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is good. si are uninstall.