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Microsoft Security Intelligence
Published Dec 17, 2013 | Updated Sep 15, 2017


Detected by Microsoft Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Trojan.Win32.Yakes.gwfg (Kaspersky) swizzor/Heur.I (Norman) Crypt3.AXWK (AVG) TR/Boaxxe.A.336 (Avira) Win32/Kryptik.CNQK trojan (ESET) W32/Simda.ADWX!tr.bdr (Fortinet) Packed-CH!2B51314C5F6D (McAfee) Trojan.Boaxxe (Symantec)


Microsoft security software detects and removes this threat.

This threat can use your PC for click fraud. It can also redirect your Internet searches to a different website than expected.

Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.  

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

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

Remove browser add-ons

You may need to remove add-ons from your browser:

Get more help

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

If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.

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