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Alert level: Severe Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus
Also detected as: Angler (other)
Microsoft security software detects and removes this threat.
It uses vulnerabilities in recent versions of Microsoft Silverlight, Adobe Flash Player, and Java to install malware on your PC. We have seen it try to install PWS:Win32/Zbot.
You might get this threat if you visit a malicious or hacked website, or by clicking a malicious link in an email.
To learn more about how this threat is being used by cybercriminals,