Backdoor.Neutrino

Short Bio

Backdoor.Neutrino is the detection for the trojan that is the payload dropped by the Neutrino Exploit Kit.

Type and source of infection

This backdoor is typically dropped by the Neutrino EK. This trojan allows the threat actor to download and execute more malware on the infected system.

Protection

Malwarebytes protects users from¬†Backdoor.Neutrino by using real-time protection (if the anti-exploit module doesn’t get it first).

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Malwarebytes blocks Backdoor.Neutrino

 

Remediation

Malwarebytes can detect and remove Backdoor.Neutrino without further user interaction.

  1. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop.
  2. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
  3. Then click Finish.
  4. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu.
  5. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure.
  6. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected.
  7. Restart your computer when prompted to do so.

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