Published Jul 10, 2012|Updated Sep 15, 2017


Alert level: Severe Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Also detected as: No associated aliases

Virus:Win32/Morto.A is a virus that spreads by infecting executable files; it is a memory-resident file-infector that injects its code into processes that are commonly running on your computer.

The virus downloads and runs code that it decrypts and stores in the registry which may contain additional payloads. The Win32/Morto family is also known for gaining access to remote desktop and network shares by using a set of common user names and passwords.


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