How to Remove “YTBM.dll”

What is YTBM.dll?

The file named YTBM.dll is developed by Yahoo! Incorporation. It is digitally verified and signed by the company making it safe to work with. The DLL file is used by the Yahoo Toolbar bookmarks module and is scanned at multiple instances to confirm that it is not infected by malware at any point. The threat level is 1.

YTBM.dll is located in C:\Program Files\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn1\ytbm.dll. The size of the DLL file as per records is 323.3 kilobytes. The version of the DLL found in the records is 8.2.1.9. The DLL is a non-system process which is safe to work with and has no direct impact on the performance of the Windows operating system.

Affected Platform: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8

How to check if your computer is infected with YTBM.dll malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with YTBM.dll malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the YTBM.dll file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn1\ytbm.dll, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove YTBM.dll malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove YTBM.dll malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove YTBM.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 10:01 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Yahoo! Inc. Executable b5941d4a454b9197
fee3f2964e72b6d8
44ca0781
28090b517d6c7272
9a2f7a575e891670
Yes 2008, 7,
28, 01
7, 2, 2, 0 United States
2 Yahoo! Inc. Executable aaff2fb008852ec9
a2e26078adfd328b
c6ba8b8c
6f388448999f6366
7a4c7b757ba93775
Yes 2011, 3,
16, 01
8, 3, 9,
18
United States
3 Yahoo! Inc. Executable 658c8aab9d43b96e
316e4f92f2e14b05
708310a9
23b5220893af87c7
a7085521d0ea288e
Yes 2007, 10,
17, 1
7, 0, 9, 0 United States
4 Yahoo! Inc. Executable b5941d4a454b9197
fee3f2964e72b6d8
44ca0781
28090b517d6c7272
9a2f7a575e891670
Yes 2008, 7,
28, 01
7, 2, 2, 0 Indonesia
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  • 32 items per page
 
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