AV detecting WinExeSvc but Huntress isn't reporting anything
Some antivirus applications may flag the executable WinExeSvc.exe as a potentially unwanted application (PUA). The WinExeSvc.exe is related to WinExe, a utility that is similar to Microsoft's PsExec. WinExe is used to run commands on a Windows host from Linux and other Unix-based operating systems.
When WinExe is used to run a command, a helper service, WinExeSvc.exe, is created on the Windows host.
Some SIEM applications, such as FortiSIEM, and other Linux-based applications may use WinExe to run commands on Windows hosts.
Applications known to use WinExe:
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