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3.4.0.29535 0.99%
3.4.0.28937 0.99%
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3.3.0.29342 1.98%
3.3.0.29126 8.91%
3.3.0.29111 0.99%
3.3.0.29082 2.97%
3.3.0.29038 7.92%
3.3.0.29010 0.99%
3.3.0.29004 0.99%
3.3.0.28965 0.99%
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uTorrent.exe

µTorrent by BitTorrent Inc (Signed)

Version:   3.3.0.29038
MD5:   590b6b4eb21dbff4b30ee61dd267e857
SHA1:   11006326b0f30743bd49e37e22822d0658e1af48
SHA256:   c246ddc07c98e512ac7f923d6dadcd15d18bcbc02e1a26a853a4c519dbd56a3a

Overview

utorrent.exe executes as a process with the local user's privileges usually within the context of Windows Explorer. It is set to be run when the PC boots and the user logs into Windows (added to the Run registry key for the current user). It has been configured with a firewall exception which allows both inbound and outbound network communication without being blocked. It is installed with a couple of know programs including µTorrent published by BitTorrent Inc., µTorrent from BitTorrent Inc. and µTorrent by BitTorrent Inc..

DetailsDetails

File name:utorrent.exe
Publisher:BitTorrent Inc.
Product name:µTorrent
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\utorrent\utorrent.exe
File version:3.3.0.29038
Size:1.03 MB (1,075,024 bytes)
Certificate
Issued to:BitTorrent Inc
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Effective date:Monday, June 21, 2010
Expiration date:Saturday, July 27, 2013
Digital DNA
PE subsystem:Windows GUI
File packed:Yes
Code language:Microsoft Visual C++
.NET CLR:No
More details

ResourcesPrograms

The following programs will install this file
BitTorrent Inc.
8% remove
µTorrent is a is a free, ad-supported, lighter-weight BitTorrent client designed to consume less resources then the full BitTorrent version. Some uTorrent installs include adware in the form of the Conduit Engine, which installs a toolbar, and makes homepage and default search engine changes to a user's web browser.

BehaviorsBehaviors

Windows firewall allowed programs
Exceptions allow programs to access to the Internet through an outbound connections
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe'
Startup files (user) run
Runs under the registry key 'HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run'
  • 'uTorrent' → "C:\Program Files\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe" /MINIMIZED
Network connections
Access through an approved Windows firewall exception
  • [TCP] user-24.81.118.217.in-addr.arpa (217.118.81.24:61688)
  • [TCP] 175.144.29.199:31003
  • [UDP] listens on port 62352
  • [UDP] listens on port 56113
  • [UDP] listens on port 1071
  • [UDP] listens on port 60627

  • ResourcesResource utilization

    (Note: statistics below are averages based on a minimum sample size of 200 unique participants)
    Averages
     
    CPU
    Total CPU:0.00214667%
    0.028634%
    Kernel CPU:0.00119211%
    0.013761%
    User CPU:0.00095456%
    0.014873%
    Kernel CPU time:2,050,106 ms/min
    100,923,805ms/min
    CPU cycles:6,812,882/sec
    17,470,203/sec
    Context switches:100/sec
    284/sec
    Memory
    Private memory:17.24 MB
    21.59 MB
    Private (maximum):27 MB
    Private (minimum):12.55 MB
    Non-paged memory:17.24 MB
    21.59 MB
    Virtual memory:204.12 MB
    140.96 MB
    Virtual memory (peak):241.67 MB
    169.69 MB
    Working set:17.43 MB
    18.61 MB
    Working set (peak):31.59 MB
    37.95 MB
    Page faults:899,308/min
    2,039/min
    I/O
    I/O read transfer:3.16 MB/sec
    1.02 MB/min
    I/O read operations:37/sec
    343/min
    I/O write transfer:1.68 MB/sec
    274.99 KB/min
    I/O write operations:5/sec
    227/min
    I/O other transfer:39.41 KB/sec
    448.09 KB/min
    I/O other operations:608/sec
    1,671/min
    Resource allocations
    Threads:26
    12
    Handles:616
    600
    GUI GDI count:797
    103
    GUI GDI peak:997
    142
    GUI USER count:305
    49
    GUI USER peak:376
    71

    BehaviorsProcess properties

    Integrety level:Medium
    Platform:64-bit
    Command lines:
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\utorrent\utorrent.exe" /minimized
    • "C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\utorrent\utorrent.exe" /minimized
    • "C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\utorrent\utorrent.exe" "C:\users\gloria\downloads\u-kiss - when love stops (mtv - the show 2012.08.27) (hdtv - h264).torrent"
    Owner:User
    Parent process:explorer.exe (Windows Explorer by Microsoft Corporation)

    ResourcesThreads

    Averages
     
    uTorrent.exe (main module)
    Total CPU:0.02830302%
    0.272967%
    Kernel CPU:0.01761483%
    0.107585%
    User CPU:0.01068819%
    0.165382%
    CPU cycles:1,303,825/sec
    5,741,424/sec
    Context switches:6/sec
    79/sec
    Memory:2.71 MB
    1.16 MB
    gdiplus.dll
    Total CPU:0.00187152%
    Kernel CPU:0.00127367%
    User CPU:0.00059785%
    Context switches:1/sec
    Memory:1.67 MB
    mswsock.dll (Microsoft Windows Sockets 2.0 Service Provider by Microsoft)
    Total CPU:0.00028594%
    Kernel CPU:0.00012997%
    User CPU:0.00015597%
    Memory:252 KB
    wininet.dll
    Total CPU:0.00015782%
    Kernel CPU:0.00010521%
    User CPU:0.00005261%
    Memory:920 KB

    Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

    OS versiondistribution
    Microsoft Windows XP 28.71%
    Windows 7 Ultimate 21.78%
    Windows 7 Home Premium 17.82%
    Windows 8 Pro 8.91%
    Windows 8 7.92%
    Windows 7 Home Basic 4.95%
    Windows 7 Professional 3.96%
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 2.97%
    Windows 7 Starter 1.98%
    Windows 8 Enterprise Evaluation 0.99%

    Distribution by countryDistribution by country

    United States installs about 25.74% of µTorrent.

    OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

    PC Manufacturerdistribution
    Hewlett-Packard 21.74%
    Dell 17.39%
    Toshiba 15.22%
    American Megatrends 7.61%
    Acer 7.61%
    Lenovo 6.52%
    Sony 6.52%
    GIGABYTE 6.52%
    ASUS 4.35%
    Samsung 3.26%
    Alienware 2.17%
    Packard Bell 1.09%
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