Published Nov 14, 2013 | Updated Sep 15, 2017

TrojanDownloader:Win32/Upatre

Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: No associated aliases

Summary

Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.

This threat can download other malware onto your PC, such as variants of Win32/Zbot, Win32/Vawtrak and Win32/Dyzap.

It can be installed by other malware. We have also seen it spread as a spam email attachment.

See the Win32/Upatre family description for more information.

Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.  

The following free Microsoft software detects and removes this threat:

Even if we've already detected and removed this particular threat, running a full scan might find other malware that is hiding on your PC.

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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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