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Alert level: Severe Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus
Also detected as: BDS/Kelihos.F.50 (Avira) Trojan.Packed.2339 (Dr.Web) Trojan.Win32.FakeAv.lqyd (Kaspersky) Mal/FakeAV-QV (Sophos)
Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.
This trojan can give a malicious hacker access and control of your PC.
The family spreads by sending spam emails that have links to other malware. They can also communicate with other PCs to exchange information about sending spam emails, steal your sensitive information, or download and run malicious files.