wmiprvse.exe is a program which is probably NOT a virus. So, if wmiprvse.exe is on your PC, it is probably ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is clean, we still advise you to use a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend your PC against viruses and malware.
Normally, this program is found in C:\Windows\System32\wbem\WmiPrvSE.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 4fb491ac8d46aaf22ba8bc5c73dabef7.
This application does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is usually a good sign.
wmiprvse.exe seems to use the functions of Windows SFC (System File Checker) or Windows File Protection.
This executable runs as a 32-bit program. It does not benefit of the full set of features of current PC chips. This ordinarily happens because the authors did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description written in the program is WMI Provider Host.
File version 6.1.7601.17514 (win7sp1_rtm.101119-1850).
Author Microsoft Corporation.
Copyright notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
Some unusual features of the Operating System have been used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We recommend you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
wmiprvse.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays most serious programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature extracted from wmiprvse.exe is valid. This is excellent.
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.