lavasoft.wcassistant.winservice.exe may be a dangerous program, according to heuristic analysis. This program triggers many of the "probable danger" criteria detailed in this document. It is not yet known if lavasoft.wcassistant.winservice.exe is malware or not which doesn't cause harm your PC. We advise you to be careful with this program.
The default name and path where the application is stored is
C:\Program Files (x86)\Lavasoft\Web Companion\Application\Lavasoft.WCAssistant.WinService.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this program is 3f0769bbc1426746488c76c9088c25ff.
This program 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 ok programs, which perform useful functions to other applications or to Windows in general.
This application runs as a 32-bit program. It does not exploit the entire set of features of current computer chips. This is quite normal because the authors did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description extracted from the program is SPWindowsService.
File version 126.96.36.199.
Legal copyright notice Copyright © 2014.
lavasoft.wcassistant.winservice.exe is digitally signed. Today most clean programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature is invalid. This is a strong indicator that the app may be a virus and that someone most likely changed some of its code after the signature was applied. We advise extreme caution!
Digital certificate name: Lavasoft Limited
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
It has an uninstall routine, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.