SearchIndexer.exe

  • File Path: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\SearchIndexer.exe
  • Description: Microsoft Windows Search Indexer

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 5BDB45ADBF0670E911C57F898877A002
SHA1 349F721348F15C7357351A667683F7BBBAC76C25
SHA256 35DA9F518B4F90AF76B014C1D8B0232E1F58ADFABA900DF0E49DA8511ECEB932
SHA384 E30A0CCC214A66A22132EE452D032F0051B7E727D75BAAA2477451B9DC4FC32BD2A2465DC365379EE65F58C7706BB46A
SHA512 2584E820A81A07BE438F675F57B4AB63DF7321F9107A147E54EA9190AD74031824E9910DC660A5C085D0D7F1AA971C23CDEEA3BE24E7062F817ACF16709C68D0
SSDEEP 12288:iM67B8aYL4AGuVmhawphV0rzerghXafFGzqgYGslys1QogFbUTI/1ylWhrAB5:iM69vYL4iEsw0zeEhq4OB9V+ulWhcB5
IMP 812BC377718C5596E3E57EC10AA99C88
PESHA1 0C29244BFE8C10DCA813D348ACD5830F779AE972
PE256 8561302E06A2A78F8D7A11CA7FD0FCD026A15C887CEB54350F1E1E47FE70D20E

Runtime Data

Loaded Modules:

Path
C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\ntdll.dll
C:\Windows\System32\wow64.dll
C:\Windows\System32\wow64cpu.dll
C:\Windows\System32\wow64win.dll
C:\Windows\SysWOW64\SearchIndexer.exe

Signature

  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 3300000266BD1580EFA75CD6D3000000000266
  • Thumbprint: A4341B9FD50FB9964283220A36A1EF6F6FAA7840
  • Issuer: CN=Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US
  • Subject: CN=Microsoft Windows, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US

File Metadata

  • Original Filename: SearchIndexer.exe
  • Product Name: Windows Search
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 7.0.19041.610 (WinBuild.160101.0800)
  • Product Version: 7.0.19041.610
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
  • Machine Type: 32-bit

File Scan

  • VirusTotal Detections: 0/76
  • VirusTotal Link: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/35da9f518b4f90af76b014c1d8b0232e1f58adfaba900df0e49da8511eceb932/detection

Possible Misuse

The following table contains possible examples of SearchIndexer.exe being misused. While SearchIndexer.exe is not inherently malicious, its legitimate functionality can be abused for malicious purposes.

Source Source File Example License
sigma sysmon_raw_disk_access_using_illegitimate_tools.yml - '\searchindexer.exe' DRL 1.0

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