Trojan.BitCoinMiner

Short Bio

Bitcoin miners use a lot of resources to optimize the earning of bitcoins. For this reason, threat actors try to use other people’s machines to do their mining for them. This detection means that your machine is being used as such.

Remediation

Malwarebytes can remove Trojan.BitCoinMiner without user interaction. After the scan and removal, a reboot is required. Malwarebytes will prompt you to do this.

Associated threats

  • Trojan.BitCoinMiner.E

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