iexplore.exe is a program which is most likely legit. So, if iexplore.exe is on your PC, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is clean, it is still recommended to run a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend your system against viruses and malware.
This application is normally found on disk in C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this file is 5ac6db399de418e3955f0ca4567bdd37.
This application is NOT registered as a Windows service. This is good.
This program uses the Internet to communicate. In this day and age this is ok. For example, most of the programs on your PC check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
iexplore.exe seems to use the functions of Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
64-bit code has been detected. This program can use the full power of a modern computer cpu.
The description extracted from the exe is Internet Explorer.
File version stored as a property 11.00.9600.17416 (winblue_r4.141030-1500).
Author Microsoft Corporation.
Intellectual property rights notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
iexplore.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 you.
iexplore.exe has a digital signature. Today most serious programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to iexplore.exe is valid. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digital certificate name: Microsoft Corporation
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Code Signing PCA
This application does NOT have an uninstall command stored in registry.