vprot.exe is a application which is most likely NOT a virus. So, if vprot.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is clean, we still advise you to run a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend yourself against viruses and malware.
This program is normally found in C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG Web TuneUp\vprot.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this executable is 9eaad4178c6d92545fa3d929800c6016.
This program is NOT a Windows service. This is very good.
This program runs as a 32-bit program. It can not use the full set of features of current computer chips. This ordinarily happens because the authors did not bother to upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description extracted from the exe is VProtect Application .
File version extracted from the file 18.104.22.1688.
Legal copyright notice Copyright (C) 2012.
This exe does NOT have visible elements of user interface. This is most likely a bad sign.
Some insecure features of the Operating System have been used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We advise you to read more about this program.
vprot.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays the large majority of legit programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in vprot.exe verifies as ok. This is very good.
Digital certificate name: AVG Technologies CZ, s.r.o.
Certificate's issuer name: VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA
This program starts at Windows startup. Yes
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is good. si are uninstall.