Should I block it?

No, this file is 100% safe to run.

VersionsAdditional versions

33.0.0.7188 0.52%
29.0.0.5394 0.52%
29.0.0.4880 0.52%
25.0.0.4626 32.81%
25.0.0.4508 7.29%
25.0.0.4255 0.52%
25.0.0.3831 0.52%
25.0.0.3777 0.52%
25.0.0.3712 14.58%
25.0.0.3646 2.08%
25.0.0.3359 0.52%
23.0.0.2585 11.46%
2.0.0.2062 3.65%
2.0.0.1705 24.48%

Relationships

Parent process
Child process
Related files

PE structurePE file structure

Show functions
Import table
advapi32.dll
ConvertStringSecurityDescriptorToSecurityDescriptorW, RegQueryValueExW, RegQueryInfoKeyW, RegCloseKey, RegEnumKeyExW, RegOpenKeyExW, RegCreateKeyExW, ConvertSidToStringSidW, GetTokenInformation, OpenProcessToken, CreateProcessAsUserW, InitializeSecurityDescriptor, SetSecurityDescriptorDacl, SetEntriesInAclW, GetSecurityInfo, CreateWellKnownSid, CopySid, LookupPrivilegeValueW, EqualSid, DuplicateToken, DuplicateTokenEx, CreateRestrictedToken, SetThreadToken, GetSecurityDescriptorSacl, SetSecurityInfo, ConvertStringSidToSidW, GetLengthSid, SetTokenInformation, RevertToSelf, RegDisablePredefinedCache, RegisterTraceGuidsW, TraceEvent, GetTraceEnableLevel, GetTraceEnableFlags, GetTraceLoggerHandle, UnregisterTraceGuids
kernel32.dll
DllMain
shell32.dll
SHGetFolderPathW, CommandLineToArgvW
shlwapi.dll
PathFileExistsW, PathRemoveFileSpecW
user32.dll
CharUpperW, GetUserObjectInformationW, GetThreadDesktop, SetProcessWindowStation, CreateDesktopW, GetProcessWindowStation, CreateWindowStationW, CloseDesktop, CloseWindowStation, MessageBoxW
userenv.dll
GetProfileType
version.dll
VerQueryValueW, GetFileVersionInfoW, GetFileVersionInfoSizeW
winmm.dll
timeGetTime
Export table
CrashForException
DumpProcess
DumpProcessWithoutCrash
InjectDumpForHangDebugging
InjectDumpProcessWithoutCrash
SetActiveURL
SetClientId
SetCommandLine
SetCommandLine2
SetExperimentList3
SetExtensionID
SetGpuInfo
SetNumberOfExtensions
SetNumberOfViews
SetPrinterInfo

torch.exe

Torch by Torch Media Inc. (Signed)

Remove torch.exe
Version:   25.0.0.4626
MD5:   e2f568fd2c253dc4d8fd2f5eb33d38b6
SHA1:   2dfe109b3d650a48fae9101f6dcfce1ada71a51e
SHA256:   1562d1328dd0c95ed125f4e909408b27b8e1c3ac6e8ae58ddabbac245038b70f

What is torch.exe?

Torch is a browser based on Chromium for Windows. It specializes in media downloading and has built-in media features, including a torrent engine, video grabber and sharing button.

About torch.exe (from Torch Media Inc.)

Torch is a free and unique software that offers you powerful browsing together with built-in media downloading and sharing features. Torch Browser is based on the Chromium technology platform, giving

DetailsDetails

File name:torch.exe
Publisher:Torch Media Inc.
Product name:Torch
Typical file path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\application\torch.exe
Original name:chrome.exe
File version:25.0.0.4626
Size:1.31 MB (1,378,144 bytes)
Build date:10/7/2013 9:43 AM
Certificate
Issued to:Torch Media Inc.
Authority (CA):Thawte
Effective date:Monday, June 25, 2012
Expiration date:Thursday, June 26, 2014
Digital DNA
PE subsystem:Windows GUI
File packed:No
.NET CLR:No
More details

ResourcesPrograms

The following programs will install this file
Torch Media Inc.
5% remove
Torch Browser is a freeware Chromium based web browser and Internet suite developed by Torch Media. The browser handles common Internet-related tasks such as displaying websites, sharing websites via social networks, downloading torrents, accelerating downloads and grabbing online media, all directly from the browser. Torch Browser is commercial freeware offered for Microsoft Windows only. The built-in BitTorrent client allows users to ...

BehaviorsBehaviors

Shell open commands
  • mailto
  • https
  • http
  • ftp
Scheduled tasks
  • The job '{40F204DB-6758-45E4-80C4-685F59448FB4}' runs on registration in the path '\{40F204DB-6758-45E4-80C4-685F59448FB4}'
  • The task '{3C7980DA-96EB-42BF-B953-BB8028359D27}' runs on registration in the path '\{3C7980DA-96EB-42BF-B953-BB8028359D27}'
  • The job '{8C4A389E-EADC-4147-BE18-4601BB193E3A}' runs on registration in the path '\{8C4A389E-EADC-4147-BE18-4601BB193E3A}'
Startup files (user) run
Runs under the registry key 'HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run'
  • 'GoogleChromeAutoLaunch_B2D2459F2798E05C7608FD02F9D6329A' → "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Torch\Application\torch.exe" --no-startup-window
Network connections
  • [TCP] channelproxy-shv-06-ash2.facebook.com (173.252.102.241:443)
  • [TCP] edge-star-shv-01-lhr2.facebook.com (31.13.72.33:443)

  • ResourcesResource utilization

    (Note: statistics below are averages based on a minimum sample size of 200 unique participants)
    Averages
     
    CPU
    Total CPU:0.01477581%
    0.028634%
    Kernel CPU:0.00844844%
    0.013761%
    User CPU:0.00632737%
    0.014873%
    Kernel CPU time:26,365 ms/min
    100,923,805ms/min
    Memory
    Private memory:69.26 MB
    21.59 MB
    Private (maximum):80.86 MB
    Private (minimum):32.71 MB
    Non-paged memory:69.26 MB
    21.59 MB
    Virtual memory:251.01 MB
    140.96 MB
    Virtual memory (peak):263.24 MB
    169.69 MB
    Working set:66.49 MB
    18.61 MB
    Working set (peak):95.93 MB
    37.95 MB
    Resource allocations
    Threads:9
    12
    Handles:328
    600
    GUI GDI count:108
    103
    GUI GDI peak:120
    142
    GUI USER count:12
    49
    GUI USER peak:16
    71

    BehaviorsProcess properties

    Integrety level:Untrusted
    Platform:64-bit
    Command lines:
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\application\torch.exe" --type=renderer --lang=en-us --force-fieldtrials=forcecompositingmode/thread/infinitecache/no/uma-new-install-uniformity-trial/experiment/uma-session-randomized-uniformity-trial-5-percent/group_10/uma-uniformity-trial-1-percent/group_91/uma-uniformity-trial-10-percent/group_09/uma-uniformity-trial-20-percent/group_03/uma-uniformity-trial-5-percent/group_15/uma-uniformity-trial-50-percent/group_01/ --extension-process --renderer-p
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\application\torch.exe" --type=renderer --lang=en-us --force-fieldtrials=forcecompositingmode/thread/infinitecache/no/uma-new-install-uniformity-trial/control/uma-session-randomized-uniformity-trial-5-percent/group_08/uma-uniformity-trial-1-percent/group_99/uma-uniformity-trial-10-percent/group_04/uma-uniformity-trial-20-percent/group_02/uma-uniformity-trial-5-percent/group_16/uma-uniformity-trial-50-percent/default/ --extension-process --renderer-print-preview
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\application\torch.exe" --type=renderer --lang=en-us --force-fieldtrials=forcecompositingmode/thread/infinitecache/no/uma-new-install-uniformity-trial/control/uma-session-randomized-uniformity-trial-5-percent/group_14/uma-uniformity-trial-1-percent/group_99/uma-uniformity-trial-10-percent/group_02/uma-uniformity-trial-20-percent/group_01/uma-uniformity-trial-5-percent/default/uma-uniformity-trial-50-percent/group_01/ --extension-process --renderer-print-previ
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\application\torch.exe"
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\application\torch.exe" --type=renderer --lang=en-us --force-fieldtrials=forcecompositingmode/thread/infinitecache/no/uma-new-install-uniformity-trial/experiment/uma-session-randomized-uniformity-trial-5-percent/group_10/uma-uniformity-trial-1-percent/group_91/uma-uniformity-trial-10-percent/group_09/uma-uniformity-trial-20-percent/group_03/uma-uniformity-trial-5-percent/group_15/uma-uniformity-trial-50-percent/group_01/ --renderer-print-preview --enabl
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\application\torch.exe" --type=plugin --plugin-path="C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\user data\default\extensions\jmolcgpienlcieaajfkkdamlngancncm\6.15.14_0\idmgcext.dll" --lang=en-us --channel="3964.10.1981688176\565008695" /prefetcC:4
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\application\torch.exe" --type=ppapi --channel="3964.14.1670358017\1567569659" --lang=en-us --ignored=" --type=renderer " /prefetcC:13
    • (26 more)
    Owner:User
    Parent processes:

    ResourcesThreads

    Averages
     
    torch.exe (main module)
    Total CPU:0.80276911%
    0.272967%
    Kernel CPU:0.06154906%
    0.107585%
    User CPU:0.74122005%
    0.165382%
    CPU cycles:12,787,632/sec
    5,741,424/sec
    Memory:1.34 MB
    1.16 MB
    ntdll.dll
    Total CPU:0.05545437%
    Kernel CPU:0.03512585%
    User CPU:0.02032852%
    CPU cycles:880,004/sec
    Memory:1.66 MB
    wow64.dll
    Total CPU:0.00024505%
    Kernel CPU:0.00024505%
    User CPU:0.00000000%
    CPU cycles:1,029/sec
    Memory:252 KB

    Common loaded modules

    These are modules that are typiclaly loaded within the context of this process.

    Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

    OS versiondistribution
    Windows 7 Home Premium 36.98%
    Windows 7 Ultimate 28.65%
    Microsoft Windows XP 10.42%
    Windows 7 Ultimate N 6.25%
    Windows 8.1 Single Language Preview 5.21%
    Windows 8 Pro 3.65%
    Windows Vista Home Premium 2.60%
    Windows 8.1 Enterprise 1.56%
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 1.56%
    Windows 8.1 Pro 0.52%
    Windows 8.1 Single Language 0.52%
    Windows 8 Enterprise 0.52%
    Windows Seven Black Edition 0.52%
    Windows 7 Professional 0.52%
    Windows 8 0.52%

    Distribution by countryDistribution by country

    United Kingdom installs about 23.16% of Torch.

    OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

    PC Manufacturerdistribution
    ASUS 31.22%
    Hewlett-Packard 29.76%
    Dell 16.59%
    Sony 10.73%
    Acer 5.85%
    Lenovo 2.93%
    Toshiba 2.93%
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