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Microsoft Security Intelligence
Published Feb 18, 2005 | Updated Sep 15, 2017


Detected by Microsoft Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Dowloader-GK (McAfee) TROJ_GOWEH (Trend Micro) Trojan.Digits (Symantec) Win32/Digits (CA)


Windows Defender Antivirus detects and removes this threat.
Trojan:Win32/Goweh is a Trojan that alters several settings in Internet Explorer, changing the default home page and redirecting search queries and traffic to other Web pages.  

Use the following free Microsoft software to detect and remove this threat:

You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find hidden malware.

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You can also visit our advanced troubleshooting page or search the Microsoft virus and malware community for more help.

If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.

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