taskhost.exe is a program which is probably NOT a virus or malware. So, if taskhost.exe is on your system, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is virus-free, we still advise you to run a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend your system against potential security problems.
Normally, this application is stored in C:\Windows\system32\taskhost.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this file is 517110bd83835338c037269e603db55d.
This program is NOT a Windows service. This is very good.
taskhost.exe seems to have something to do with Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
64-bit code has been detected. This application can exploit the full power of a modern computer cpu.
This program does NOT have visible windows. This is usually a bad sign.
taskhost.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of clean programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in taskhost.exe is valid. This is very good.
Digital certificate name: Microsoft Windows
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Windows Verification PCA
This application does NOT have an uninstall command set up in registry.