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Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.
This worm is a member of the family. It can steal your personal information and send it to a malicious hacker.Win32/Gamarue
It arrives on your in a spam email and can spread to other . It does this by infecting removable drives that you have plugged into your drives or portable hard disks. If you then plug those drives into another , the worm will infect that as well.PCPCsPC, such as USBPCPC
Use the following free software to detect and remove this threat:Microsoft
You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find other hidden malware.
This threat tries to use the function to spread via removable drives, such as flash drives. You can disable to prevent worms from spreading:Windows AutorunUSBAutorun
Remember to scan any removable or portable drives. If you have Microsoft security software, see this topic on our software help page:
If you’re using , see our .Windows XPWindows XP end of support page
- Windows Defender Antivirus Windows 10 and Windows 8.1 Microsoft Security Essentials Windows 7 Windows Vista for , or for and
- Microsoft Safety Scanner
- Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool