Aliases: Dropper/Win32.Necurs (AhnLab) Trojan horse SHeur4.CAAW (AVG) TR/Wemosis.A.1 (Avira) Backdoor.Win32.PMax.atbz (Kaspersky) winpe/Troj_Generic.VGJNN (Norman)
Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.
This threat is a part of the Win32/Powessere malware family. It can steal information about your PC, send it a malicious hacker, and download other malware.
It can be installed by other malware, or as a result of an exploit, such as Exploit:Win32/CVE-2012-0158.CJ.
See the Win32/Powessere family description for more information.
The following free Microsoft software detects and removes this threat:
You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find other hidden malware.
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If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.