How to Remove “YMSG12ENCRYPT.dll”

What is YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL?


The file named YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL is developed by Tainted Death. The DLL is confirmed to be a Trojan Malware and has a relatively high risk level. The file is used by software which are not confirmed to be integral programs. It should be disabled because the threat level of the file is 5.

YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL is located in C:\Program Files\yahlist messenger\ymsg12encrypt.dll. The size of DLL file is 88 kilobytes. The version of the program found is 1.0.0.1. The DLL is found to be a non-system process which has no direct impact on the performance of the Windows operating system and hence can be removed without any issues. 

Affected Platforms: Windows OS
 

How to determine if your computer is infected with YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL malware?


Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL malware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly
Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files\yahlist messenger\ymsg12encrypt.dll, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove YMSG12ENCRYPT.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 December 2008 at 6:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Tainted Death Executable b0878653c5699094
28178a357c4afc7a
3e9c8c9c
a1ec2d8ee6658551
afc14cb14b76d008
Unclassified
Malware
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 10.224.1.117/32 N/A
2 Tainted Death Executable b0878653c5699094
28178a357c4afc7a
3e9c8c9c
a1ec2d8ee6658551
afc14cb14b76d008
Unclassified
Malware
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission N/A
3 Tainted Death Executable b0878653c5699094
28178a357c4afc7a
3e9c8c9c
a1ec2d8ee6658551
afc14cb14b76d008
Unclassified
Malware
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 10.224.1.116/32 N/A
4 Tainted Death Executable 1e57cad452ea43a8
b477aea16d14f197
f5f1ca0f
1aa138b73755cf2d
dbbce015cee17cbe
Backdoor.Win
32.VB.~WP
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 United States N/A
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