5.2.3790.3959 (srv03_sp2_rtm.070216-1710) 0.27%
5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845) 74.79%
5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845) 0.27%
5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845) 0.27%
5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845) 0.55%
5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845) 0.55%
5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845) 1.10%
5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845) 0.27%
5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845) 0.27%
5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) 21.37%
5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) 0.27%



Media Player by Microsoft

Remove mplay32.exe
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.
Warning 3 antivirus scanners has detected malware in various versions of mplay32.exe.


There are 11 versions of mplay32.exe in the wild, the latest version being 5.2.3790.3959 (srv03_sp2_rtm.070216-1710). The average file size is about 172.09 KB.

About mplay32.exe (from Microsoft)

Designed by media lovers, for media lovers. Windows Media Player plays more music and video than ever, including Flip Video and unprotected songs from your iTunes library! Organize your digital media


File name:mplay32.exe
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Media Player
Description:Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\mplay32.exe


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of mplay32.exe, select a unique version for details.)
Shell open command
  • MPlayer

MalwareMalware detections

Based on 40+ industry antivirus scanners, 3 of them detected the following malware.
Antivirus engineEngine versionDetectionFile version
Antiy Labs AVL Virus/Win32.Xpaj.gen 5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845)
Antiy Labs AVL Virus/Win32.Xpaj.gen 5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845)
McAfee Gateway Anti-Malware v6.8.5-dat Heuristic.LooksLike.Trojan.Luder.Patched.H 5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-0845)

VersionsAll file variations of mplay32.exe

MD5SHA-1File size
606d1004e47106d491799b8c2b2cc8ab dac3f240bd961f24847489ccaf9dd5840ace31aa 120.5 KB
954bd0d7c3cb90d23c136fec90999377 d538c9f9334b3ca35c4d883b425c8866fd25161b 120.5 KB
a5194cf1944f58d234a7beb0aebd7c86 f0e8d803c728f09b8892c532be5c7cb3fa8dd378 266 KB
91ca2c3535c648039c7caa7d3a567319 b74a603e56032d7dcf4b35312092cf1781c06a21 270.5 KB
b2990c604b1e3524089df51586827035 ba098dbe989d81985db86c435c2ec8b7f04e6103 261 KB
87904494d72550261af0282aa2ec4504 4266b17e31c78083e01e33a45f34bb97fbd2f328 266 KB
676f5e1ee92c16a3a834feab3c71eba0 23df1140471ea66df885cb40cc87cb3ae4f1f3a7 117 KB
225fbf578f7db7148162551c801daf95 74b9172b6b022e921970a9e84ebc560b2a10c25d 117 KB
f7e0b0172959bc4a3f16eea71b8f38dc 6f2e667d41f558a3469b0655e162572ed8236869 117 KB
e0336ee56521d27fb42c5d08ebbec428 529bcf2b0c7aa9ec2fd0cb936cbfac2ad8da1d52 120.5 KB
75376a98f031b61b20dd62115644073b d54b6a4d206a5ff3f940a21de74a7cea2d5cee49 117 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Microsoft Windows XP 79.89%
Windows XP Professional 11.45%
Windows XP Home Edition 5.87%
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 1.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 1.12%
Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition 0.28%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 47.31% of Media Player.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 46.95%
Intel 11.27%
Toshiba 7.51%
Compaq 6.57%
American Megatrends 6.57%
Hewlett-Packard 5.63%
Sahara 2.82%
ASUS 2.82%
Gateway 1.88%
Acer 1.41%
Lenovo 0.94%
Sony 0.94%
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