Published Jul 07, 2008 | Updated Sep 15, 2017

Virus:Win32/Sality

Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: No associated aliases

Summary

Windows Defender Antivirus detects and removes this threat.
 
Threats in this family can:
  • Stop your security software from running
  • Steal your sensitive information
  • Download and run other files
  • Delete security-related files from your PC
  • Lower your PC security settings

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 other hidden malware.

Protect your sensitive information

This threat tries to steal your sensitive and confidential information. If you think your information has been stolen, see:

You should change your passwords after you've removed this threat:

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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