yahoo messenger.exe may be a dangerous application, according to heuristic analysis. This program triggers many of the "possible danger" criteria detailed bellow. It is not yet known if yahoo messenger.exe is a virus or not that doesn't cause harm your PC. Please be careful with this application.
This program is usually found on disk in C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\yahoomessenger\app-0.8.288\Yahoo Messenger.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this file is 3cdc5ddcbb762c7c8b07dc1d10661675.
This program is NOT a Windows service. This is very good.
This program uses the net to communicate. In this day and age this is ok. For example, most of the apps on your computer check for updates. For this, Internet communications are required.
This executable runs as a 32-bit program. It does not exploit the entire power of modern computer processors. This is quite normal because the authors did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.
This task does NOT have visible windows. This is usually a bad sign.
The digital signature is missing from this program. The maker did not bother to sign it. This is usually bad.
This program does NOT have a removal routine stored in registry.