Trojan.Emotet

Short Bio

Trojan.Emotet is a banking Trojan that can steal data by eavesdropping on network traffic. It is also able to download and run additional malware on the affected system.

Common infection method

Trojan.Emotet is commonly spread by email, both using infected attachments as well as by embedded URLs in the email that download this Trojan.

Remediation

Malwarebytes can remove Trojan.Emotet without further user interaction. However, it is recommended to change all passwords that could have been stolen from the affected system.

Associated threats

  • Trojan.Emotet.Generic

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