What is browser.exe?

browser.exe is part of Yandex and developed by YANDEX LLC according to the browser.exe version information.

browser.exe's description is "Yandex"

browser.exe is digitally signed by YANDEX LLC.

browser.exe is usually located in the 'c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\local\yandex\yandexbrowser\application\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about browser.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on browser.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameYandex
Company nameYANDEX LLC
File descriptionYandex
Internal namechrome_exe
Original filenamebrowser.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright (c) 2012-2018 YANDEX LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Product version18.6.0.2186
File version18.6.0.2186

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameYandex
Company nameYANDEX LLC
File descriptionYandex
Internal namechrome_exe
Original filenamebrowser.exe
Legal copyrightCopyright (c) 2012-2018 YANDEX LLC. ..
Product version18.6.0.2186
File version18.6.0.2186

Digital signatures [?]

browser.exe has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameYANDEX LLC
Certificate issuer nameGlobalSign CodeSigning CA - G3
Certificate serial number653138923b9be62949657f5d

VirusTotal report

None of the 68 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the browser.exe file.

None of the 68 anti-virus programs detected the browser.exe file.

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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD58861eecc967d163083500c5b078d4ab6
SHA2561ebd2e669b4b73c687c43b166991dfb4a27406bb2d859afbb04a3dd4c578aaf8

Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to browser.exe:

browser.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

browser.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

Yandex has stopped working.

End Program - browser.exe. This program is not responding.

browser.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

browser.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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