imf.exe is a program which is probably NOT a virus. So, if imf.exe is on your computer, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your system is clean, it is still recommended to purchase a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself yourself against potential security problems.
This program is usually found in C:\Program Files (x86)\IObit\IObit Malware Fighter\IMF.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this program is d8adb1834efec5187622e097110af952.
This program is NOT a Windows service. This is very good.
This application uses the net to communicate. Today this is expected from a program. For example, most of the apps on your PC check for updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
This app runs as a 32-bit program. It can not use the full set of features of nowadays' computer CPUs. This ordinarily happens because the authors did not bother to upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description present in the program is IObit Malware Fighter.
File version extracted from the file 188.8.131.5257.
Legal copyright Copyright (c) 2005-2017.
This application does NOT have visible elements of user interface. This is most likely a bad thing.
Some insecure functions of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to read more about this program.
imf.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays the large majority of legit software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from imf.exe verifies as ok. This is excellent.
Digitally signed by: IObit Information Technology
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
This program starts at Windows startup. Yes
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.