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shell.exe. Is it a virus?

The shell.exe could be a MYTOB-CA.

It’s not absolutely clear which product this file is part of and who is its author. Shell.exe is usually located in the %WINDOWS% sub-folder and its usual size is 503,808 bytes.

This file is a network worm. Worms can significantly decrease your Internet connection speed and download new malware onto your computer.


Disable and delete the shell.exe process as soon as possible. Most likely it is a virus, a trojan, or some other malware. Before disabling this file make sure it is not a legitimate file that is also called shell.exe.


Security risk: Free spyware & virus scanRegistry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)


Process: MYTOB-CACommon path(s): subfolder in %WINDOWS%Keywords(s): worm, monitorFilesize(s): 503,808 bytes, 847,872 bytes

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