Application Identity (AppIDSvc) Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is the "Application Identity (AppIDSvc)" system service on Windows Server 2008? Can I disable "Application Identity"?

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A

"Application Identity (AppIDSvc)" is a Windows Server 2008 service that determines and verifies the identity of an application. Disabling this service will prevent AppLocker from being enforced.

"Application Identity" service is provided by AppIDSvc.dll DLL file.

Detailed information on "Application Identity" service:

Service name: AppIDSvc
Display name: Application Identity
Execution command: 
   C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceAndNoImpersonation

"Application Identity" service is provided by the svchost.exe program, see "svchost.exe Executable Program on Windows Server 2008" for details.

Disabling "Application Identity" service may causing issues when running Windows applications.

 

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