urlmon.dll – Here is the scoop on Microsoft OLE32 Extensions as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is urlmon.dll and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Microsoft OLE32 Extensions?
urlmon.dll (Microsoft OLE32 Extensions) – Details
The library file urlmon.dll, is required by windows and is used when performing OLE (Object Linking and Embedding) operations. OLE allows objects created in one application to be embedded in documents/objects created by a different applications e.g. embedding an Excel spreadsheet inside a Word document. OLE is used fairly extensively in windows applications, so if possible you should not remove this file.
urlmon.dll is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Microsoft OLE32 Extensions may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers urlmon.dll to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Windows.
URLMON.DLL – Disclaimer
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