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Windows Defender Antivirus detects and removes this threat.
This threat can perform a number of actions of a malicious hacker's choice on your PC.
NOTE: On January 28, 2018, cases of an incorrect detection for this protection were reported and immediately fixed.
New protection updates will be automatically deployed to your Microsoft antimalware software. You can also trigger an update.
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.
Use cloud protection
Use cloud protection to help guard against the latest malware threats. It’s turned on by default for Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows Defender Antivirus for Windows 10.
Go to Settings > Update & security > Windows Defender > Windows Defender Security Center > Virus & threat protection> Virus & threat protection settings, and make sure that your Cloud-based Protection settings is turned On.