How to remove the cnbabe virus
Most antivirus programs identify cnbabe.dll as malware, e.g. Kaspersky identifies it as not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.CommonName.f, and Symantec identifies it as Adware.CommonName.
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Cnbabe.dll file information
Description: The file cnbabe.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 114,688 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 118,784 bytes or 110,592 bytes.
This .dll file is a Browser Helper Object (BHO) that runs automatically every time you start your Internet browser. BHOs are not stopped by personal firewalls, because they are identified by the firewall as your browser itself. BHOs are often used by adware and spyware. The unique ID of this BHO is 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000. The program has no visible window. It is able to monitor Internet browser. File cnbabe.dll is not a Windows core file. cnbabe.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 58% dangerous.
If any problems with cnbabe.dll occur, you can uninstall the associated program
Recommended: Identify cnbabe.dll related errors
External information from Tony Klein:
- This spyware BHO (CnbarIE.dll, Cnbabe.dll) is related to Commonname toolbar
- This spyware BHO (msxmlpp.dll, msxslab.dll) is related to CoolWebSearch parasite variant
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as cnbabe.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the cnbabe.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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