The genuine iSafeSvc2.exe file is a software component of YAC Security Protection by Elex do Brasil Participações Ltda.
iSafeSvc2.exe is the primary executable for YAC (Yet Another Cleaner). Marketed as the "World's Fastest and Lightest PC Cleaner", YAC is a free malware and adware scanner. It runs in the background of Windows with an icon in the system tray. YAC performs scans on demand as well as providing real-time protection. YAC is routinely packaged with additional third part applications, so you should install carefully if you're not interested in additional software.
iSafeSvc2 stands for i Safe Service 2
The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the iSafeSvc2.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.
The process known as iSafeSvc2 belongs to software YAC(Yet Another Cleaner!) or YAC Security Protection by Elex do Brasil Participações Ltda or Elex do Brasil Participacoes Ltda or Elex do Brasil Participaçoes Ltda.
Description: ISafeSvc2.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. ISafeSvc2.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files (x86)" or sometimes in a subfolder of the user's profile folder—primarily C:\Program Files (x86)\Elex-tech\YAC\ or C:\Program Files (x86)\iSafe\.
Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 118,048 bytes (79% of all occurrences), 131,024 bytes and 6 more variants.
The program has no visible window. The file is not a Windows system file. The file has a digital signature. Therefore the technical security rating is 42% dangerous; but you should also compare this rating with the user reviews.
Recommended: Identify iSafeSvc2.exe related errors
Important: Some malware also uses the file name iSafeSvc2.exe, for example not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.ELEX.aql (detected by Kaspersky), and Generic PUP.t (detected by McAfee). Therefore, you should check the iSafeSvc2.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. If iSafeSvc2 has changed your browser's search engine and start page, you can recover your browser's default settings as follows:Reset default browser settings for Internet-Explorer ▾
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with iSafeSvc2. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.
Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.
To help you analyze the iSafeSvc2.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.