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Microsoft security software detects and removes this family of threats.
These threats can connect to a malicious hacker to receive further instructions. This can include downloading other malware, and sending the malicious hacker information about your PC.
Use the following free Microsoft software to detect and remove this threat:
- Windows Defender Antivirus for Windows 10 and Windows 8.1, or Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7 and Windows Vista
- Microsoft Safety Scanner
- Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool
You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find other, hidden malware.
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