Published Jan 10, 2016 | Updated Sep 15, 2017

TrojanDownloader:O97M/Skebpac.A

Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: No associated aliases

Summary

Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.

This macro malware can download other threats, including Ransom:Win32/Crowti, onto your PC without your consent.

They can be installed on your PC when you open a malicious document from a spam email, and you have macros enabled.

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.

Use cloud protection

The Microsoft Active Protection Service (MAPS) uses cloud protection to help guard against the latest malware threats. It’s turned on by default for Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows Defender for Windows 10. 

Get more help

You can also see our advanced troubleshooting page for more help.

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

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