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What is iashost.exe?

Iashost.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if iashost.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

Iashost.exe file information

The process known as IAS Host belongs to software Microsoft Windows Operating System by Microsoft (www.microsoft.com).

Description: The original iashost.exe is an important part of Windows and rarely causes problems. iashost.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32. The file size on Windows 7/XP is 17,408 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/iashost.exe.html 
Iashost.exe is a Windows system file. The program has no visible window. The iashost.exe file is a Microsoft signed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 2% dangerous.

Recommended: Identify iashost.exe related errors

Important: Some malware disguises itself as iashost.exe, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the iashost.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


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