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Rootkit.Necurs is Malwarebytes’ generic detection for a family of rootkits related to the Necurs botnet.


Malwarebytes protects users from Rootkit.Necurs using real time protection.

block Rootkit.Necurs

Malwarebytes blocks Rootkit.Necurs



Malwarebytes can detect and remove Rootkit.Necurs without further user interaction.

  1. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop.
  2. Double-click MBSetup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
  3. When your Malwarebytes for Windows installation completes, the program opens to the Welcome to Malwarebytes screen.
  4. Click on the Get started button.
  5. Click Scan to start a Threat Scan.
  6. Click Quarantine to remove the found threats.
  7. Reboot the system if prompted to complete the removal process.

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