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?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC after the installation gets over.

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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 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 N/A Executable 0a1de71a934cd1f8
3400ca59073f1d5d
0e46a28a
3fd33d8a0904f55a
38ded35b9401ffa2
Unclassified
Malware
No 3.05 3.05 Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 68a2990598900b7a
869dfcba4e5933f9
1ec6f6d8
N/A Trojan.Win32
.Delf.acw
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 January 2009 at 11:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 David J. Binette Executable 64732285bc6c2ba7
389c2dcabfcb50c1
d91ee109
284045221046bbc4
f58b46bf8e9b5a9c
No 53, 0, 0,
0
5.6.0.1347 Internal Submission
2 By __LiARSYS___ Executable fd8fff9d0b94e861
1324efcda0714ae0
74186d80
b5dc5d87eb4e2afd
645f3e6d7aa22491
No 53 5.7.0.1786 Internal Submission
3 Dermot Executable b975ee5623b4a603
4403d9354696b292
37d223f9
ad41fd0b8dcd3755
8974e251047f1548
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 10.224.1.116/32
4 By Soda Inc. Executable 43e64dc912818b19
9d7f66f16fa5fb7f
bc0ade24
e3f5f1b5eaaf61c8
0257e9d5fac229eb
No 52 5.6.0.1347 Internal Submission
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