Short bio

Trojan.Agent.Trace is Malwarebytes’ generic detection name for traces of any infection that can’t be attributed to a specific Trojan.

Type and source of the infection

Trojan.Agent.Trace is harmless by itself, but the presence of it is a sign of a system infection. The traces could be leftovers from an already removed malware.


Protection against Trojan.Agent.Trace is not necessary. This is merely a removal detection.


Malwarebytes can detect and remove Trojan.Agent.Trace 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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