Should I block it?
No, this file is 100% safe to run.
Sandboxie by Invincea (Signed)
sbiectrl.exe executes as a process with the local user's privileges typically within the context of its parent sbiesvc.exe (Sandboxie by Invincea)
. 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 is installed with a couple of know programs including Sandboxie 4.08 (64-bit) published by SANDBOXIE L.T.D, Turtle Beach Montego DDL Driver from Turtle Beach and Turtle Beach Montego DDL Driver by Turtle Beach. This particular version is usually found on Windows 7 Home Premium (6.1.7601.65536).
|Publisher:||Sandboxie Holdings, LLC|
|Typical file path:||C:\Program Files\sandboxie\sbiectrl.exe|
|Size:||766.01 KB (784,392 bytes)|
|Build date:||5/29/2014 2:18 PM|
|Authority (CA):||DigiCert Inc|
|Effective date:||Wednesday, January 18, 2012|
|Expiration date:||Wednesday, March 25, 2015|
The following programs will install this file
“Sandboxie runs your programs in an isolated space which prevents them from making permanent changes to other programs and data in your computer. Running your Web browser under the protection of Sandboxie means that all malicious software downloaded by the browser is trapped in the sandbox and can be discarded trivially. Browsing history, cookies, and cached temporary files collected while Web browsing stay in the sandbox and don't leak...”
Startup files (user) run
Runs under the registry key 'HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run'
- 'SandboxieControl' → "C:\Program Files\Sandboxie\SbieCtrl.exe"
(Note: statistics below are averages based on a minimum sample size of 200 unique participants)
|Kernel CPU time:||312 ms/min|
|Private memory:||3.98 MB|
|Private (maximum):||7.05 MB|
|Private (minimum):||2.76 MB|
|Non-paged memory:||3.98 MB|
|Virtual memory:||101.68 MB|
|Virtual memory (peak):||107.69 MB|
|Working set:||2.96 MB|
|Working set (peak):||13.41 MB|
|I/O read transfer:||8 Bytes/sec|
|I/O read operations:||1/sec|
|I/O other transfer:||0 Bytes/sec|
|I/O other operations:||1/sec|
|GUI GDI count:||124|
|GUI GDI peak:||135|
|GUI USER count:||57|
|GUI USER peak:||71|
|SbieCtrl.exe (main module)|
These are modules that are typiclaly loaded within the context of this process.
Distribution by Windows OS
|Windows 7 Home Premium
Distribution by PC manufacturer