Trojan.Mihhos

Short bio

Trojan.Mihhos is the detection for a family of triojans that inject dll’s into browser processes.

Type and source of infection

Trojan.Mihhos injects itself into browser processes, usually to deliver advertisements, but it can alos be used for other purposes like spying on internet traffic.
Trojan.Mihhos is often delivered by bundlers.

Protection

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Remediation

Malwarebytes can detect and remove Trojan.Mihhos 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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