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Alert level: Severe Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus
Also detected as: No associated aliases
Windows Defender Antivirus detects and removes this threat.
This exploit uses a vulnerability in your software to infect your PC.
It's typically used to install other malware or unwanted software without your knowledge.
What to do now
Use the following free Microsoft software to detect and remove this threat:
- Windows Defender for Windows 10 and Windows 8, or Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7 and Windows Vista
- Microsoft Safety Scanner
You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find other hidden malware.
After you've removed this threat from your PC, you should update your software to protect yourself from other exploits.
See our exploits page for more information.
Get more help
If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.