Trojan.Bedep

Short bio

Trojan.Bedep is Malwarebytes’ detection name for a family of Trojans targeting Windows systems.

Source and type of infection

Trojan.Bedep opens a backdoor on infected systems and can download additional malware to the system.
Trojan.Bedep is usually dropped on the affected systems by exploit kits.

Protection

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

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Remediation

Malwarebytes can detect and remove Trojan.Bedep 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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