Should I block it?

No, this file is 100% safe to run.

VersionsAdditional versions

2014.7.2.6 2.44%
2014.6.0.27 4.88%
2013.4.11.2 2.44%
2013.4.0.10 24.39%
2013.3.3.19 9.76%
2013.3.0.26 9.76%
2013.2.1.36 12.20%
2013.2.1.33 7.32%
2013.2.0.18 21.95%
2013.2.0.18 2.44%
2013.1.0.32 2.44%


PE structurePE file structure

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Import table
CertFreeCertificateContext, CryptHashCertificate, CertCompareIntegerBlob
SetUnhandledExceptionFilter, UnhandledExceptionFilter, TerminateProcess, InterlockedIncrement, InterlockedDecrement, LoadLibraryExW, FreeLibrary, GetProcAddress, GetFileAttributesW, GetLastError, InitializeCriticalSectionAndSpinCount, DeleteCriticalSection, EnterCriticalSection, LeaveCriticalSection, GetModuleFileNameW, InterlockedExchange, MultiByteToWideChar, FindResourceExW, lstrlenW, GetModuleHandleW, lstrcmpiW, RaiseException, SizeofResource, LoadResource, FindResourceW, GetCurrentThreadId, DisableThreadLibraryCalls, LockResource, WaitForSingleObject, GetFileSize, CloseHandle, ReadFile, CreateFileW, WideCharToMultiByte, LocalAlloc, FormatMessageW, IsDebuggerPresent, OutputDebugStringW, lstrlenA, Sleep, GetCurrentProcess, GetUserGeoID, GetGeoInfoW, LocalFree, GetCurrentThread, WaitForMultipleObjects, QueryPerformanceCounter, QueryPerformanceFrequency, UnmapViewOfFile, VirtualQuery, MapViewOfFile, OpenFileMappingW, CreateFileA, GetTickCount, WriteFile, SetEvent, InitializeCriticalSection, GetSystemTime, LoadLibraryW, ReleaseMutex, CreateMutexW, GlobalFree, InterlockedCompareExchange, DecodePointer, EncodePointer, GetProcessHeap, HeapSize, HeapReAlloc, HeapFree, HeapAlloc, HeapDestroy, LoadLibraryA, GetCurrentProcessId, GetSystemTimeAsFileTime, GetUserDefaultUILanguage, IsProcessorFeaturePresent
CoTaskMemRealloc, CoTaskMemAlloc, CoCreateInstance, CoCreateGuid, CoTaskMemFree
CharUpperW, CharLowerW, CharNextW, DestroyIcon, LoadIconW, CopyIcon, GetForegroundWindow, IsWindow, GetCursorPos, GetWindowLongW, GetClientRect, ClientToScreen, GetWindowRect, SetForegroundWindow, CharLowerBuffW, FindWindowW
WinHttpQueryHeaders, WinHttpCloseHandle, WinHttpSetStatusCallback, WinHttpSetCredentials, WinHttpGetProxyForUrl, WinHttpReadData, WinHttpQueryDataAvailable, WinHttpCrackUrl, WinHttpSendRequest, WinHttpOpenRequest, WinHttpWriteData, WinHttpAddRequestHeaders, WinHttpQueryOption, WinHttpOpen, WinHttpSetOption, WinHttpConnect, WinHttpReceiveResponse
InternetCombineUrlW, UnlockUrlCacheEntryStream, ReadUrlCacheEntryStream, RetrieveUrlCacheEntryStreamW, InternetCrackUrlW, InternetCanonicalizeUrlW
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Norton Identity Safe by Symantec Corporation (Signed)

Remove coWPPlg.dll
Version:   2013.2.0.18
MD5:   ce0a4ef205911c49ce3d4df68ac3195e
SHA1:   a214e4566d578e9e02169d39fc17ef577a86b82a

What is coWPPlg.dll?

coWebAuthPlugIn is part of Norton Identity Safe, a program designed to encrypt passwords online and to detect phishing sites. Norton Identity Safe runs as a web browser extension for Internet Explorer and Firefox.


cowpplg.dll is loaded as dynamic link library that runs in the context of a process. This is typically installed with the program Norton Identity Safe published by Symantec Corporation. The file is digitally signed by Symantec Corporation which was issued by the VeriSign certificate authority (CA).


File name:cowpplg.dll
Publisher:Symantec Corporation
Product name:Norton Identity Safe
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\norton internet security\engine\\cowpplg.dll
File version:2013.2.0.18
Size:814.4 KB (833,944 bytes)
Issued to:Symantec Corporation
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Effective date:Monday, August 9, 2010
Digital DNA
PE subsystem:Windows GUI
File packed:No
Code language:Microsoft Visual C++ 10.0
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The following program will install this file
Symantec Corporation
12% remove
Norton ™ Identity Safe is a password manager that makes logging into your favorite web sites easier, faster and more secure. Never again forget a user name or password. Ever. Stop filling in the same forms over and over. Warns you of unsafe sites right in your search results and blocks them. Stores your passwords and more in a secure, cloud-based vault that only you can access. Stop filling in the same forms over and over. Identity Saf...

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.71%
Windows 8 14.63%
Windows 8 Pro 12.20%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.32%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 7.32%
Windows 7 Professional 4.88%
Windows 8.1 2.44%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.44%
Windows Developer Preview 2.44%
Windows 8 Enterprise 2.44%
Windows 7 Starter 2.44%
Windows Vista Home Premium 2.44%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 68.29% of Norton Identity Safe.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 29.41%
Hewlett-Packard 26.47%
Acer 11.76%
Samsung 5.88%
American Megatrends 5.88%
Intel 5.88%
ASUS 5.88%
Sony 5.88%
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