Know Your Malware: YahLog Removal
YahLog is designed to steal user passwords for Yahoo! Messenger accounts and transfer gathered data to its author. The parasite can also disable certain Windows services and prevent them from starting automatically. It usually affects System Restore Service. YahLog automatically runs on every Windows startup.
Related files: smss.exe, svchost.exe
• Connects itself to the internet
• Hides from the user
• Stays resident in background Remove YahLog, removal instructions
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