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What is skypenames2.exe? Skype Toolbar?

Vendor:      Skype Technologies
Product:     Skype Toolbars
Vendor Website:      http://forum.skype.com
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

Process is Bad PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is bad.
Process is questionablePC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that the safety of this process is questionable.
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Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: Skypenames2.exe is the program which highlights the phone numbers inside your web browser, to enable one-click calling through Skype.

skypenames2.exe is a user invoked program and a normal part of PC operations. No action required.


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skypenames2.exe is a Microsoft or Windows process but some versions of this exe carry viruses.
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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 0.06%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 4 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
skypenames2.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x79d4cca7d30ddadcd0bacebe7215c2ad 8/15/2018 0 0 8613 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x79d4cca7d30ddadcdcd0bacebe7215c2 10/29/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x960b6439cb3d84bb6174b7382ce84025 11/7/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x0960b6439cb3d84bb6174b7382ce8402 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
5 Status 0x0079d4cca7d30ddadcd0bacebe7215c2 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x432dbb693082a5231cb3690d9899b8ce No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
7 Status 0xe48a4576dafcd7a4013fa1f7895cb87d No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0x79d4cca7d30ddadcd0bacebe7215c2ad 10/23/2015 4:56:00 PM Unknown Unknown Skype Toolbar 229 KB
2 Status 0xb09502d02d813f88735b1271695e9737 12/20/2010 6:35:00 PM Unknown Unknown Skype Toolbar 229 KB


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