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Worm.Midie.Generic is a generic detection for a type of worm that spreads via removable drives, but systems can also get infected by visiting compromised websites or by email.


Malwarebytes protects users from Worm.Midie.Generic by using real-time protection.

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Malwarebytes blocks Worm.Midie.Generic


Malwarebytes can detect and remove Worm.Midie.Generic 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.

After finding this infection on your system, it is recommended to scan all removable drives that have been attached to the system.

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