iexplore.exe is a program which is probably NOT a virus or malware. So, if iexplore.exe is on your system, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is clean, it is still recommended to run a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself your system against potential security problems.
This program is normally found on disk in C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this executable is 05cb7aa244d84ed3bb43fda10413e2f8.
This program does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
This program uses the net to communicate. Today 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 necessary.
iexplore.exe appears 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 written in the exe is Internet Explorer.
File version 11.00.10586.20 (th2_release_sec.151123-1940).
Author Microsoft Corporation.
Intellectual property rights notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
iexplore.exe appears to have visible windows. This is good because it doesn't work in a kind of invisible mode. Its activity is clearly displayed to the user.
iexplore.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of clean software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to iexplore.exe verifies as ok. This is very good.
Digital certificate name: Microsoft Corporation
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Code Signing PCA
This executable does NOT have an uninstall command set up in registry.