Should I block it?

No, this file is 100% safe to run.

VersionsAdditional versions

3,6,6,129 3.23%
3,6,4,160 3.23%
3,6,3,549 19.35%
3,6,3,489 3.23%
3,6,2,196 3.23%
3,6,2,168 9.68%
3,6,0,187 12.90%
3,5,0,229 32.26%
3,5,0,229 3.23%
3,5,0,227 3.23%
3,4,1,193 3.23%
3,2,0,152 3.23%

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PE structurePE file structure

Show functions
Import table
advapi32.dll
RegOpenKeyExW, RevertToSelf, ImpersonateLoggedOnUser, DuplicateTokenEx, OpenProcessToken, RegQueryValueExW, RegSetValueExW, RegCloseKey, RegEnumKeyExW, RegDeleteKeyW, RegCreateKeyExW, FreeSid, CheckTokenMembership, AllocateAndInitializeSid, RegOpenKeyW, SetSecurityInfo, GetSecurityDescriptorSacl, ConvertStringSecurityDescriptorToSecurityDescriptorW, SetSecurityDescriptorDacl, InitializeSecurityDescriptor, InitializeAcl, AddAccessAllowedAce
crypt32.dll
CertFindCertificateInStore, CertCloseStore, CertOpenStore, CertNameToStrW
dnsapi.dll
DnsQuery_W, DnsFree
imagehlp.dll
ImageEnumerateCertificates, ImageGetCertificateData
kernel32.dll
SetEvent, TerminateThread, GetExitCodeThread, CreateEventW, CloseHandle, FreeLibrary, LoadLibraryExW, GetUserDefaultLangID, GetUserDefaultUILanguage, GetSystemTime, LeaveCriticalSection, EnterCriticalSection, GetFileSize, ReadFile, CreateFileW, lstrlenA, OutputDebugStringW, GetTickCount, InitializeCriticalSection, DeleteCriticalSection, OutputDebugStringA, WaitForMultipleObjects, InterlockedExchange, CreateDirectoryW, CreateProcessW, GetExitCodeProcess, OpenProcess, lstrcmpiW, GetFileAttributesW, GetCurrentThreadId, SetFilePointer, Sleep, QueryPerformanceCounter, GlobalFree, LoadLibraryW, TerminateProcess, CreateMutexW, InterlockedCompareExchange, GetVersionExA, AreFileApisANSI, WriteFile, WaitForSingleObject, FlushFileBuffers, UnlockFile, LockFile, GetFileAttributesA, DeleteFileA, DeleteFileW, LoadLibraryA, GetCurrentProcessId, GetSystemTimeAsFileTime, LockFileEx, GetTempPathA, GetTempPathW, FormatMessageA, GetFullPathNameA, GetFullPathNameW, GetDiskFreeSpaceA, GetDiskFreeSpaceW, CreateFileA, CompareStringW, CompareStringA, WriteConsoleW, GetConsoleOutputCP, WriteConsoleA, SetStdHandle, GetLocaleInfoA, GetStringTypeW, GetStringTypeA, GetConsoleMode, GetConsoleCP, InitializeCriticalSectionAndSpinCount, GetModuleHandleA, GetTimeZoneInformation, GetEnvironmentStringsW, FreeEnvironmentStringsW, GetEnvironmentStrings, FreeEnvironmentStringsA, GetStartupInfoA, GetFileType, SetHandleCount, lstrcmpW, InterlockedDecrement, GetCurrentProcess, InterlockedIncrement, LockResource, GetLastError, RaiseException, MultiByteToWideChar, SizeofResource, WideCharToMultiByte, LoadResource, FindResourceW, FindResourceExW, DisableThreadLibraryCalls, GetProcAddress, GetLongPathNameW, lstrlenW, GetModuleFileNameW, GetVersionExW, GetModuleHandleW, SetEndOfFile, LCMapStringA, RtlUnwind, LCMapStringW, IsValidCodePage, GetOEMCP, GetACP, GetCPInfo, SetLastError, TlsFree, TlsSetValue, TlsAlloc, TlsGetValue, GetModuleFileNameA, GetStdHandle, ExitProcess, VirtualAlloc, VirtualFree, HeapCreate, IsDebuggerPresent, SetUnhandledExceptionFilter, UnhandledExceptionFilter, GetCommandLineA, CreateThread, ExitThread, GetProcessHeap, HeapSize, HeapReAlloc, HeapFree, HeapAlloc, HeapDestroy, LocalAlloc, SetEnvironmentVariableA, LocalFree, OpenEventW, SetFilePointerEx, WaitForSingleObjectEx, UnmapViewOfFile, UnlockFileEx, SystemTimeToFileTime, MapViewOfFile, GetSystemInfo, GetFileAttributesExW, FormatMessageW, CreateFileMappingW, ReadConsoleW, GetTimeFormatW, GetDateFormatW, GetStartupInfoW, HeapValidate, GetModuleHandleExW, IsProcessorFeaturePresent, DecodePointer, EncodePointer, LoadLibraryExA, FileTimeToSystemTime, MoveFileExW, GetSystemDefaultLangID, GetUserDefaultLCID, GetSystemDefaultLCID, GetLocaleInfoW, GetDateFormatA, GetTimeFormatA, OpenSemaphoreW, CreateSemaphoreW, ReleaseSemaphore, OpenFileMappingW
ole32.dll
CoTaskMemAlloc, CoInitialize, StringFromCLSID, CoCreateInstance, CoUninitialize, CoInitializeEx, CoTaskMemFree, CLSIDFromProgID, CoMarshalInterThreadInterfaceInStream, CoGetInterfaceAndReleaseStream, CoCreateGuid, StringFromGUID2
shell32.dll
SHGetSpecialFolderPathW
shlwapi.dll
StrStrW, UrlEscapeW, StrCmpNW, StrStrIW, StrToIntExW, StrCatBuffW, StrRChrW, StrCmpIW, StrCmpW, StrCmpNIW, UrlGetPartW
urlmon.dll
CoInternetParseUrl
user32.dll
RegisterClassExW, MessageBoxW, PeekMessageW, GetForegroundWindow, TranslateMessage, MsgWaitForMultipleObjects, LoadMenuIndirectW, DestroyMenu, GetParent, DestroyWindow, SetTimer, PostMessageW, KillTimer, EnableMenuItem, GetWindowLongW, SetWindowLongW, CreateWindowExW, DefWindowProcW, GetSubMenu, DeleteMenu, ModifyMenuW, DispatchMessageW, GetWindowRect, GetSystemMetrics, OffsetRect, SetWindowPos, IsWindow, UpdateWindow, EnableWindow, GetClassNameW
version.dll
GetFileVersionInfoW, VerQueryValueW, GetFileVersionInfoSizeW
wininet.dll
InternetCrackUrlW
Export table
DllRegisterServer
DllUnregisterServer
GetEventHandlerFactory
McVersionCheckP

McBrwCtl.dll

McAfee SiteAdvisor by McAfee (Signed)

Remove McBrwCtl.dll
Version:   3,6,0,187
MD5:   96a6697be287be007b8307ba35175551
SHA1:   069bed4d4533a4f27f777ff9ad87a9de187badba
SHA256:   57a216a8539024e74e024708a1825a31d76931a6ca4ee88db9f5f959b8882432

What is McBrwCtl.dll?

SiteAdvisor is a service that reports on the safety of web sites by crawling the web and testing the sites it finds for malware and spam. The functionality of SiteAdvisor can be accessed either through a Browser Plugin or by submitting a URL to the website. SiteAdvisor only rates sites based on the risk of malware or spam.

About McBrwCtl.dll (from McAfee)

McAfee SiteAdvisor software is a free browser plug-in that provides simple Web site safety ratings and a Secure Search box so you can surf, search and shop more safely. With SiteAdvisor software insta

DetailsDetails

File name:mcbrwctl.dll
Publisher:McAfee, Inc.
Product name:McAfee SiteAdvisor
Description:SiteAdvisor
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\McAfee\SiteAdvisor\mcbrwctl.dll
File version:3,6,0,187
Product version:3,6,0,0
Size:676.38 KB (692,608 bytes)
Certificate
Issued to:McAfee
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Expiration date:Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Digital DNA
PE subsystem:Windows GUI
File packed:No
.NET CLR:No
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ResourcesPrograms

The following programs will install this file
McAfee, Inc.
10% remove
SiteAdvisor is a service that reports on the safety of web sites by crawling the web and testing the sites it finds for malware and spam. A paid version of McAfee SiteAdvisor, McAfee SiteAdvisor Plus, has extra features. The functionality of SiteAdvisor can be accessed either through a Browser Plugin or by submitting a URL to the website. In addition to selling to the end consumers, McAfee also sells to the web site owners with their Mc...
McAfee, Inc.
40% remove

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.71%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.13%
Windows Vista Home Premium 9.68%
Windows 7 Professional 6.45%
Windows 7 Home Basic 6.45%
Windows 8 6.45%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.23%
Windows 7 Ultimate N 3.23%
Windows 7 Starter 3.23%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.23%
Windows 8 Single Language 3.23%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 40.00% of McAfee SiteAdvisor.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 29.41%
Hewlett-Packard 17.65%
ASUS 17.65%
Toshiba 11.76%
Acer 8.82%
Lenovo 5.88%
Sony 5.88%
American Megatrends 2.94%
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