Published Feb 18, 2014 | Updated Sep 15, 2017

Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB

Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Crypt_c.AEUB (AVG) Trojan.Script.Agent.ER (BitDefender) Trojan.Hworm.6 (Dr.Web) VBS/Autorun.worm.aagb (McAfee) VBS/Dinihou-A (Sophos) VBS_BACKSHELL.SM (Trend Micro)

Summary

Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.

This threat can give a malicious hacker access to and control of your PC.

It spreads via infected removable drives, such as USB flash drives.

Use the following free  software to detect and remove this threat:Microsoft

You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find other hidden malware.

This threat tries to use the function to spread via removable drives, such as flash drives. You can disable to prevent worms from spreading:Windows AutorunUSBAutorun

Remember to scan any removable or portable drives. If you have security software, see this topic on our software help page:Microsoft

You can also visit our  or search the for more help.advanced troubleshooting pageMicrosoft virus and malware community

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