How to Remove “YTAntiSpy.dll”

What is YTAntiSpy.dll?

The file named YTAntiSpy.dll is developed by Yahoo! Incorporation. The file is digitally verified and signed by the same company. The signing authority is provided by Verisign incorporation. The program is safe to work with because of the support rendered by the original developer. The threat level is 1.

YTAntiSpy.dll is located in C:\Program Files\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn\ytantispy.dll. The size of the DLL file based on the records is 49.5 kilobytes. The product version of the DLL is 6.3.2.2. The file is confirmed to be a non-system process. Such processes have no direct association with the performance of the Windows operating system and can readily be disabled or removed.

Affected Platforms: Windows 2000, XP, Vista

How to determine if your computer is infected with YTAntiSpy.dll malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with YTAntiSpy.dll malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • YTAntiSpy.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 YTAntiSpy.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\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn\ytantispy.dll, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove YTAntiSpy.dll malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove YTAntiSpy.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 September 2008 at 9:19 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Yahoo!, Inc. Executable 3aee842e7325a6a5
3829b3c7995c7c8c
aa7ca2ba
bf08b70afbf0bd71
02713b4eccd07afc
Yes 2006, 06,
27, 01
6, 3, 2, 2 10.224.1.61/32
2 Yahoo!, Inc. Executable 3aee842e7325a6a5
3829b3c7995c7c8c
aa7ca2ba
bf08b70afbf0bd71
02713b4eccd07afc
Yes 2006, 06,
27, 01
6, 3, 2, 2 10.108.51.116/32
3 Yahoo!, Inc. Executable 3aee842e7325a6a5
3829b3c7995c7c8c
aa7ca2ba
bf08b70afbf0bd71
02713b4eccd07afc
Yes 2006, 06,
27, 01
6, 3, 2, 2 10.224.1.65/32
4 Yahoo!, Inc. Executable 3aee842e7325a6a5
3829b3c7995c7c8c
aa7ca2ba
bf08b70afbf0bd71
02713b4eccd07afc
Yes 2006, 06,
27, 01
6, 3, 2, 2 United Kingdom
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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