What is YahooMessenger.exe? Is YahooMessenger.exe spyware or a virus?

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1. Run Security Task Manager to check your YahooMessenger process
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Process name: Yahoo! Messenger

Product: Yahoo! Messenger

Support: Help link [1][2]   Update link [1][2]   Uninstall tool  

Company: Yahoo! (yahoo.com)

File: YahooMessenger.exe


A chat and instant messaging client, Yahoo! Messenger typically starts when Windows begins, but can be set to start on demand. Upon sign-in, users can communicate with each other via instant messaging, voice calls, and webcam conferencing. Yahoo! Messenger interfaces with Yahoo! mail, and incoming message or mail alerts are delivered in real-time. Founded in 1994, Yahoo! Inc. primarily focuses on their internet search engine and related internet services, such as Yahoo! mail.http://www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/yahoomessenger.exe.html 
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Users Opinions

Average user rating of YahooMessenger.exe: based on 40 votes. Read also the 15 reviews.

  • 683 users ask for this file. 26 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as not so dangerous. 6 users rated it as neutral. 3 users rated it as little bit dangerous. 3 users rated it as dangerous. 2 users didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about YahooMessenger.exe:
a decent messanging service with a LOT of bots
Instant Message program from Yahoo! Not dangerous. Danielle
I use it all the time for chatting with my kids dtryan
I have not had a problem with and i use it all the time Graderman
 See also: Link
yahoo messenger program  See also: Link
it help people to communicate easly chuks
Its yahoo messenger  See also: Link Amar C
It's one of the world's favourite messenger software, harmless for the computer but may give hackers a chance to access your PC Hapciu
YAHOO MESSENGER runs when you have yahoo messenger open os10 sucks as does linux
If it were dangerous, Yahoo! wouldn't be.
I cannot find Yahoo messenger in Add\Remove programs. Please tell me how to remove it? Tam
not seen in IM(send massage&recived massages ikram
information  See also: Link meo
This version very old and there re more security bug Mahdi Ghasemi

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