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More information is available in the Win32/Deminnix family description.

What to do now

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.

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Threat behavior

This threat is a Win32/Deminnix component that runs a bitcoin miner. Win32/Deminnix is a threat family that can use your PC for bitcoin mining and change your web browser home page.


Alerts from your security software may be the only symptom.


Alert level: Severe
First detected by definition: 1.153.1785.0
Latest detected by definition: 1.199.1359.0 and higher
First detected on: Jul 11, 2013
This entry was first published on: Jul 11, 2013
This entry was updated on: Nov 25, 2013

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