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Microsoft Security Intelligence
Published Jan 05, 2009 | Updated Sep 15, 2017


Detected by Microsoft Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Downloader.Bancos (Symantec)


Windows Defender Antivirus detects and removes this threat.
This family of trojans can download other malware onto your PC, usually members of the Win32/Banker family - trojans that steal your online banking credentials and other sensitive data.

They can also steal your banking user names and passwords and send them to a remote attacker.

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.

Change passwords

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:

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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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