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Microsoft Security Intelligence
Published Sep 25, 2012 | Updated Sep 15, 2017


Detected by Microsoft Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Win32/ServStart.AD trojan (ESET) Trojan.Win32.Scar (Kaspersky) Mal/Nitol-C (Sophos)


DDoS:Win32/Nitol are a family of trojans that perform DDoS (distributed denial of service) attacks, allow backdoor access and control, download and run files and perform a number of other malicious activities on your computer.

To detect and remove this threat and other malicious software that may be installed on your computer, run a full-system scan with an appropriate, up-to-date, security solution. The following Microsoft products detect and remove this threat:

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