You have clicked on "SGImeGuard Application" that belongs to "?????" made by "Sogou.com Inc."

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Application has windowsYes
Internet serverNo
Uses the internetNo
Imports potentialy dangerous functionsNo
Safety RatingSafety Rating

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NameSogou, Inc.\
搜狗公司
IndustryInternet
Revenue$907 million (2017)
Number of employees2,315
OwnerTencent (42%), Sohu (36%)}}

Sogou, Inc. is a public company, founded on 9 August 2010 by Wang Xiaochuan. It is the owner and developer of Sogou (c=搜狗|p=Sōugǒu|l=searching dog) search engine, Sogou Input and Sogou browser. According to iResearch statistics, Sogou accounted for 16.7% of the mobile search market share in China. It is headquartered in Beijing, China. The offices of Sogou are located on the southeast corner of Tsinghua University. Sogou listed on the New York Stock Exchange on November 9, 2017, under the ticker “SOGO”. The night before the IPO, Tencent owned [https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-10-27/tencent-backed-sogou-aims-for-up-to-585-million-in-u-s-ipo 44%] of the Sogou while Sohu owned 38%. In the quarter prior to the IPO, Sogou reported 55% year over year revenue growth of 55% and 22% quarter over quarter growth.

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Icon statusNo tray icon
Icon settingNot in the system tray
Executable fileC:\Program Files\SogouInput\Components\AddressSearch\1.0.0.1192\SGImeGuard.exe
Version1.0.0.1192
Parent processC:\WINDOWS\explorer.exe
Can be uninstalledYes
AutorunStarted form registry
KeyHKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
ValueImeGuardCom
EncryptedNo
Size on disk324.6 Kb
Minimum recorded memory usage8 Mb
Average recorded memory usage8 Mb
Maximum recorded memory usage8 Mb
Date when maximum memory usage occured01/08/2013 4:27:44 PM
Minimum recorded CPU usage0%
Average recorded CPU usage0%
Maximum recorded CPU usage7%
Date when maximum CPU usage occured01/08/2013 4:30:16 PM
Started at01/08/2013 8:35:27 AM
Total CPU time 3 seconds
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