savadminservice.exe is a application which is probably NOT a virus. So, if savadminservice.exe is on your computer, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your PC is virus-free, we still advise you to run a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to yourself your PC against potential security problems.
Normally, this program is found in C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Sophos Anti-Virus\SAVAdminService.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this file is ed173d1a759e5b4a4f0b2c096cc97270.
This program is registered as a Windows service. This means it operates on your PC in background, usually without displaying anything to you. Most Windows services are useful programs, which perform useful features to other applications or to the Windows Operating System.
This app runs in 32-bit mode. It does not exploit the full set of features of current PC processors. This is quite normal because the publishers did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description extracted from the exe is Sophos Administrator Service.
File version 10.7.1.32.
Company Sophos Limited.
Copyright notice © 1989-2016 Sophos Limited, www.sophos.com.
Some unusual features of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to be very careful regarding this program.
savadminservice.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of serious software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to savadminservice.exe checks out perfectly. This is excellent.
Digitally signed by: Sophos Limited
Certificate's issuer name: DigiCert Assured ID Code Signing CA-1
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is good. si are uninstall.