khost.exe - Is khost.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is khost.exe?
Purpose of khost.exe:



Process or task name:

Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: khost.exe

File type:
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.

Purpose of this file:
KHost.exe is a program most likely installed by you sometime after you had purchased your computer. Always double check the disk location, as that will help verify if it is spyware or virus related, or if it is installed in the proper disk location. The disk location is shown below. This program is from Kontiki and it is called the Kontiki DMS. This is a secure delivery system for delivering media and other data. This will also appear in your system startup. This file is considered safe and is not spyware or virus related. Visit khost.exe for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the khost.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found in your startup showing as C:\Program Files\Kontiki\KHost.exe -all


  • Is khost.exe spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

  • Is khost.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove khost.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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