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14.0.8117.416

Windows Live Messenger has tested clean.

Windows Live Messenger is free of viruses and malware.

Is Windows Live Messenger safe?

The test for the file wlsetup-custom.exe was completed on Nov 29, 2020. We used 26 different antivirus applications.

The antivirus programs we used to test this file indicated that it is free of malware, spyware, trojans, worms or other types of viruses.

This download is of Windows Live and was signed by Microsoft Corporation with an on-disk file size of 1,146,696 Bytes.

This page has been generated as a point of reference for the above-mentioned software application. As with everything on the web, we urge caution when downloading anything from the web; here we make a strong effort to inform you of potential security issues when opting to download software.

Virus and Malware Scans:

Came back as:
Ad-Aware 3.0.16.117 Passed.Clean
Avast Antivirus 20.10.5736.0 Passed.Clean
AVG Antivirus 20.10.5736.0 Passed.Clean
Avira Antivirus 8.3.3.8 Passed.Clean
BitDefender 7.2 Passed.Clean
Comodo 33024 Passed.Clean
Dr.Web 7.0.49.9080 Passed.Clean
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 2018.12.0.1641 Passed.Clean
ESET NOD32 22382 Passed.Clean
Kaspersky 15.0.1.13 Passed.Clean
Malwarebytes 3.6.4.335 Passed.Clean
McAfee 6.0.6.653 Passed.Clean
Microsoft Defender 1.1.17600.5 Passed.Clean
Norton 1.13.0.0 Passed.Clean
Panda 4.6.4.2 Passed.Clean
Sophos 1.0.2.0 Passed.Clean
SUPERAntiSpyware 5.6.0.1032 Passed.Clean
TrendMicro 11.0.0.1006 Passed.Clean
Webroot SecureAnywhere 8.0.8.53 Passed.Clean
ZoneAlarm Antivirus 10.2.064.000 Passed.Clean
Apart from antivirus software, this download has also been tested with several popular anti-malware and anti-spam services. Below are some services we have tested this program with:

Online Scanning Services:

Came back as:
Google SafebrowsingClean
Malware DomainlistClean
PhishtankClean
VX VaultClean
YandexClean
ZveloClean
The file that was tested for Windows Live Messenger was wlsetup-custom.exe. These tests apply to Windows Live Messenger 14.0.8117.416 which is the latest version last time we checked. According to our test on Nov 29, 2020, this program *is* a clean download and virus-free; it should be safe to run.

All tests were carried out on systems running both 64-bit Windows (x64) and 32-bit Windows (x86). These tests are only valid for the file corresponding with the md5 filehash specified.

Filed under:
  • Windows Live Messenger Virus Test
  • Windows Live Messenger Safety
  • Is Windows Live Messenger safe?
  • Does Windows Live Messenger contain malware or other infections?
These tests are valid for the date we published them. As a strong reminder: Always test files you download from the Internet before you run them. This site acts as a defense against the distribution of known malware, but we're not perfect.