Short bio

Trojan.Crypt.MSIL is Malwarebytes’ detection name for a type of Trojan programmed in Microsoft Intermediate Language (MSIL) that are obfuscated.

Type and source of infection

Trojan.Crypt.MSIL often creates the final payload on the fly when it’s executed. The detection is based on the behvior and the programming language, so the actual payload could be anything.


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

block Trojan.Crypt.MSIL

Malwarebytes blocks Trojan.Crypt.MSIL

Home remediation

Malwarebytes can detect and remove Trojan.Crypt.MSIL 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.

Business remediation

How to remove Trojan.Crypt.MSIL with the Malwarebytes Nebula console

You can use the Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Nebula console to scan endpoints.

endpoint menuNebula endpoint tasks menu

Choose the Scan + Quarantine option. Afterwards you can check the Detections page to see which threats were found.

Nebula detections

On the Quarantine page you can see which threats were quarantined and restore them if necessary.

Nebula Quarantaine

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