Trojan.Agent.ED

Short bio

This is the generic detection for Trojans that have not yet been classified but were dropped by an exploit kit.

Type and source of infection

An exploit kit is a toolkit designed to facilitate the exploitation of client-side vulnerabilities most commonly found in browsers and their plugins in order to deliver malware on end users’ machines.

Protection

Malwarebytes protects users from Trojan.Agent.ED by using real-time protection.

block Trojan.Agent.ED

Malwarebytes blocks Trojan.Agent.ED

Remediation

Malwarebytes can detect and remove Trojan.Agent.ED 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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