How to Remove “YahooToolBar.dll”

What is YahooToolBar.dll?

The file named YahooToolBar.dll is developed by Yahoo! Japan. The file is digitally verified and signed by Yahoo Japan Corporation. It is used by many of the plugins and the Yahoo related products. The file is safe against malware threats. It has not been involved in any attacks in the past. The threat level is 1.

YahooToolBar.dll is located in C:\Program Files\yahoo!j\toolbar\7_3_0_20\modules\yahootoolbar.dll. The size of the file is 356.4 kilobytes. The last identified version of the DLL program is 7.3.0.20. The non-system process can be disabled without affecting the performance of the Windows operating system as the DLL file is not an integral program.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • YahooToolBar.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 YahooToolBar.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!j\toolbar\7_3_0_20\modules\yahootoolbar.dll, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove YahooToolBar.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
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 January 2009 at 3:12 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Yahoo! JAPAN Executable 5127ed399d6eeb01
27786ddd0a079951
bffcc30f
44048594b4b83d81
632abb9079c7182a
Yes 2010, 2,
16, 0
7.3.0.10 10.224.1.116/32
2 Yahoo! Inc. Executable 8212d2f91720e793
7c04b059fa99c0f1
f16c136f
25a9aed98daaecfa
db502ad6b06a718f
No 2.1.21 2.1.21 United States
3 Yahoo! JAPAN Executable e9299ecb9c06ddbf
640d358869e53a31
74b813e2
d7bd4b41419de2a9
a91380ce550cddbf
Yes 2010, 5,
13, 0
7.3.0.12 10.224.1.117/32
4 Yahoo! JAPAN Executable e9299ecb9c06ddbf
640d358869e53a31
74b813e2
d7bd4b41419de2a9
a91380ce550cddbf
Yes 2010, 5,
13, 0
7.3.0.12 Internal Submission
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