Trojan.Downloader

Short Bio

Trojan.Downloader is the generic detection for Trojans that download (and run) other malware on user systems.

Common infection method

Downloaders are often the first stage infection from attacks from an exploit kit or a malicious email attachment. They are usually small and pre-programmed to download and start other malicious files.

Remediation

Malwarebytes can remove this Trojan without further user interaction.

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