upnp.exe. Is it a virus?

The upnp.exe could be a Troj/Dloadr-YT. Sometimes it’s called YABE.AE and upnp manager.

It’s not absolutely clear which product this file is part of and who is its author. It’s a hidden file. Upnp.exe is usually located in the %SYSTEM% folder and its usual size is 23,552 bytes.

This file is a trojan. Trojans can steal important data from your computer. 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 upnp.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 upnp.exe.


Process: Troj/Dloadr-YTCommon path(s): %SYSTEM%Keywords(s): monitor, hidden, trojan, wormFilesize(s): 23,552 bytes, 13,312 bytes, 8,689 bytes, 15,872 bytes


Malware risk: Scan your PC for viruses and Trojans
Run an antivirus scan to ensure your PC is clean and safe.
Registry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)

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