Microsoft Software Protection Platform Service by Microsoft Corporation (Signed)

Remove sppsvc.exe
Version:   6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255)
MD5:   bf1f224bd8279ca1ce5d330550a9f3e5
SHA1:   df14a8e17c38a4cea2a392b5f3107f5008e81d68
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.


sppsvc.exe runs as a service under the name Ochrana softwaru (sppsvc) within the local user context. The file is digitally signed by Microsoft Corporation. This version is designed to run on Windows 7.


File name:sppsvc.exe
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Microsoft Software Protection Platform Service
Description:Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\sppsvc.exe
Original name:sppsvc.exe.mui
File version:6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255)
Product version:6.1.7600.16385
Size:3.05 MB (3,199,488 bytes)
Issued to:Microsoft Corporation
Authority (CA):Microsoft Corporation
Expiration date:Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Digital DNA
PE subsystem:Windows Console
File packed:No
Code language:Microsoft Visual C++
More details


Runs under 'SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services' by the Service Controller (services.exe)
  • SLSvc
  • 'sppsvc' (Software Protection)

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.00%
Windows 8.1 17.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.50%
Windows 7 Professional 7.00%
Windows 8 3.50%
Windows 8.1 Single Language 3.50%
Windows 8 Pro 3.00%
Windows 8 Single Language 2.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 2.00%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.50%
Windows 8 Enterprise N 1.00%
Windows 8.1 N 0.50%
Windows Seven Black Edition 0.50%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise Evaluation 0.50%
Windows 8 Enterprise 0.50%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 45.23% of Microsoft Software Protection Platform Service.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 18.90%
Hewlett-Packard 18.50%
ASUS 18.11%
Acer 12.60%
Toshiba 11.02%
Lenovo 8.66%
Sony 3.94%
Intel 2.36%
Samsung 1.97%
Alienware 1.18%
Medion 0.79%
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