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The following free Microsoft software detects and removes the vulnerable certificates from the certificate root store, as well as the affected binaries that might re-install the vulnerable certificate:
- Microsoft Defender Antivirus for Windows 10 and Windows 8.1, or Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7 and Windows Vista
- Microsoft Safety Scanner
Any files that are signed using compromised certificates will also be detected and removed.
You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find hidden malware.
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