wab.exe – Here is the scoop on Windows Address Book as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is wab.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Windows Address Book?
wab.exe (Windows Address Book) – Details
The wab.exe process is the main executable for the Address Book accessory bundled with Windows. Wab.exe is used to store and edit information realting to your contacts (like a traditional address book). The windows address book is integrated into a number of Microsoft products, examples include Outlook, MsWord, Excel. If you use the Windows Address Book to store your contacts’ information you should leave this process running.
wab.exe is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Windows Address Book may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers wab.exe to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Windows.
WAB.EXE – Disclaimer
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