SearchIndexer.exe

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

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 C7808F362AA0C7EFE91962DFBF91641F
SHA1 01186EF9D5548CFB5B735F79CD29E540FFF0475D
SHA256 710AF458414E90BC0B312D63B0A2CD7552227B269D0D617FCF93F02775948DD4
SHA384 C1EF8F990919E08607850706A08ECE2A84C0FFBE5878EFB9B6E3789351F7E770D7C9F73ADBC7DF3021CACBE12ACC3EBF
SHA512 9727BE13D2FA944EF061D2984F4BB17C5F3BB8E0CF36ABE4C13B2F773BC4495E0E7681BA689B731C3AB12544F3362F08B059061518DBDADD657B380712CC642A
SSDEEP 12288:Zk1Oq4dyht2B4Q1BO+SPQPOYWdazET6phIYFNm5CLK4lf+WLhmiNflVhURCWIz:q1Oq48htI4P+SPQmYST6XFNmWHTmOlV3
IMP 812BC377718C5596E3E57EC10AA99C88
PESHA1 2E0E24C6671601D4A1D49083D33062885DBED2C8
PE256 124E00DDC4CEB536A638B7C185F89387A4A8EAA8B7C499E51AF2D683282BC475

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: 7.0.19041.488 (WinBuild.160101.0800)
  • Product Version: 7.0.19041.488
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
  • Machine Type: 32-bit

File Scan

  • VirusTotal Detections: 0/67
  • VirusTotal Link: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/710af458414e90bc0b312d63b0a2cd7552227b269d0d617fcf93f02775948dd4/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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