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Program info

Estimated safety rating


mysqld.exe may be a dangerous program, according to an automatic analysis of the program's operation. This program triggers too many of the "possible danger" flags described bellow. It is not yet known if mysqld.exe is malware or a legit program which doesn't cause harm your PC. We recommend you to be careful with it.

Executable file path

 C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.6\bin\mysqld.exe

Normally, this program is found in C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.6\bin\mysqld.exe.

MD5 hash of the executable file


The MD5 fingerprint for this program is 43229836277b17dcc449a3e93d8552c3.

Is running as a service


This program is set up as a Windows service. This means it operates on your PC in background, usually without showing any user interface to you. Most Windows services are legit programs, which perform useful functions to other programs or to the Windows Operating System.

Accepts incoming connections


mysqld.exe appears to act as a network server. This means other computers can create connections to it. This is sometimes ok, but in some cases it can create a security breach. We advise evaluating this carefully.

Accesses the internet


This program uses the Internet to communicate. Today this is quite normal. For example, most of the programs on your computer check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.

Is a 64 bit executable file


64-bit code has been detected. This exe can put to good use the full power of a modern PC processor.

File version

File version stored as a property

Potentially dangerous functions


Some insecure features of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We advise you to be very careful regarding this program.

Digitally signed


A digital certificate is missing from this program. The authors did not bother to sign it. This is probably bad.

Can be uninstalled


It has an uninstall string in registry, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.