Published Dec 02, 2013 | Updated Sep 15, 2017

Trojan:Win32/Gatak

Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Gen:Variant.Symmi.34136 (BitDefender) BackDoor-FBLD!E0FF32BD7B36 (McAfee) W32/Backdoor.WVFR-6264 (Command) Trojan.Win32.Agent.abmih (Kaspersky) winpe/Troj_Generic.QMKBU (Norman) Trojan horse Agent4.BFKQ (AVG) TR/Symmi.30523.9 (Avira) Trojan.PWS.LDPinch.12159 (Dr.Web)

Summary

Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.

This trojan gathers information about your PC and sends it to a hacker.

It can arrive on your PC as part of a key generator application, or by appearing to be an update for a legitimate application.

Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.

The following free Microsoft software detects and removes this threat:

Even if we've already detected and removed this particular threat, running a full scan might find other malware that is hiding on your PC.

You can also visit the Microsoft virus and malware community for more help.

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