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What is PSANHost.exe?

PSANHost.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 PSANHost.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.

PSANHost.exe file information

The process known as Application Host Service belongs to software Cloud Antivirus Platform or Panda Cloud Antivirus by Panda Security, S.L (www.pandasecurity.com).

Description: PSANHost.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. PSANHost.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 140,064 bytes (41% of all occurrences), 136,448 bytes, 95,488 bytes or 140,608 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/psanhost.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. The PSANHost.exe file is a Verisign signed file. It is digitally signed. The file is not a Windows core file. The process listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. Therefore the technical security rating is 23% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
The software publisher Pandasecurity provides an uninstall program (Control Panel->Software->Panda Cloud Antivirus).

Recommended: Identify PSANHost.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as PSANHost.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the PSANHost.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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Summary: Average user rating of PSANHost.exe: based on 1 vote with 1 user comment.
One user thinks PSANHost.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application.

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