How to Remove “YahVox.exe”

What is YahVox.exe?

YahVox.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Yahoo! voice chat for YahELite. It belongs to Yahoo! Messenger compatible voice, developed by David J.Binette. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as YahVox.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with YahVox.exe malware?

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • YahVox.exe 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 YahVox.exe 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, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove YahVox.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 April 2008 at 1:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 By __Princess__ Inc. Executable 463342281e6f8c19
c6ad994a147bb0ff
1ed9eb7f
65a1c1ca4eaf1744
70b279093c1b55b5
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 53 5.7.0.1786 Internal Submission N/A
2 David J. Binette Executable 2753ca77008a3fa3
0538cd5d267766de
8fc47be2
32e7eef592d78b28
385f3bf2cf63ac7e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 53, 0, 0,
0
5.6.0.1347 United Kingdom N/A
3 By Hide Inc. Executable 44558264d6a10038
caee0a0581bac57b
5466cd78
6b268de5eb52ec02
0c299cfdfaa20ae8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 52 5.6.0.1347 Korea, Republic of N/A
4 David J. Binette Executable 8c7c05d304bd9fd2
e6d9ea66c4e9d191
bae20393
8f1574fada140b30
c2eb23a2d2b37251
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 53, 0, 0,
0
5.6.0.1347 Korea, Republic of N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 July 2008 at 9:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 David J. Binette Executable dcd5050e1a6b98a9
8c39455b5377edfe
648bdeef
810d98126dbae9be
5ceadb5b23e15982
No 53, 0, 0,
0
5.6.0.1347 Internal Submission
2 David J. Binette Executable 64732285bc6c2ba7
389c2dcabfcb50c1
d91ee109
284045221046bbc4
f58b46bf8e9b5a9c
No 53, 0, 0,
0
5.6.0.1347 Internal Submission
3 By __LiARSYS___ Executable fd8fff9d0b94e861
1324efcda0714ae0
74186d80
b5dc5d87eb4e2afd
645f3e6d7aa22491
No 53 5.7.0.1786 Internal Submission
4 ShadowCorp Executable 4831fc340e2138f3
b596c664aee9be91
4e751486
bda078d5de69966a
08035d37afa27aa0
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission
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