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What is GuardMailRu.exe?

GuardMailRu.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if GuardMailRu.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

GuardMailRu.exe file information

The process known as GuardMailRu Module belongs to software Guard.Mail.ru or GuardMailRu Module or Guard at Mail.Ru or http://mail.ru or Guard.Mail.Ru by LLC Mail.Ru (mail.ru).

Description: GuardMailRu.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. GuardMailRu.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" or sometimes in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 1,472,720 bytes (8% of all occurrences), 2,295,328 bytes and 63 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/guardmailru.exe.html 
The GuardMailRu.exe file is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. The file is digitally signed. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. GuardMailRu.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 58% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You can uninstall Guard.Mail.ru or Guard at Mail.Ru, or ask Support team for help. Go to Guard.Mail.ru or Guard at Mail.Ru in the Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it, or go to mail.ru for Customer Support.

Recommended: Identify GuardMailRu.exe related errors

Important: Some malware also uses the file name GuardMailRu.exe, for example RsMall (detected by Sophos), and Artemis!AB0E45E30852 (detected by McAfee). Therefore, you should check the GuardMailRu.exe 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.


User Comments

Hat sich mit einem getarnten Office2003 Paket installiert und war sehr schwer wieder zu löschen der Prozess ist sofort nach dem Start aktiv und alle Eintrage in der Regedit müssen gelöscht werden Spy!!!!!
installed without user's approval (user doesn't recall installing it and definitely doesn't need it)
This appers to be a security file for ICQ to prevent melicious items
  Jim   (further information)
start task manager end process tree, program files DELETE mail.ru folder
installs itself without user's approval with programs from Mail.ru
  Mishael   (further information)

Rating chart

Summary: Average user rating of GuardMailRu.exe: based on 9 votes with 5 user comments.
One user thinks GuardMailRu.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user thinks it's probably harmless. 2 users think it's neither essential nor dangerous. One user suspects danger. 4 users think GuardMailRu.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it. One user is not sure about it.

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