Threat Description

BAT.FTP

Details

Aliases: BAT.FTP, BAT.FTP
Category: Malware
Type: Trojan-Downloader
Platform: W32

Summary



Trojan-Downloader.BAT.FTP is usually a batch script that opens a connection to a remote FTP site (using a built-in Windows FTP client) in order to download one or more files and to activate them.



Removal



Automatic Disinfection

Allow F-Secure Anti-Virus to disinfect the relevant files.

For more general information on disinfection, please see Removal Instructions.

Manual Disinfection

Caution: Manual disinfection is a risky process; it is recommended only for advanced users.

To get rid of the batch trojan itself and the files that are downloaded by the trojan, it is enough to delete them from an infected hard disk. Please remember to restart the computer after disinfection.



Technical Details



Such trojans are commonly used my malware writers to update or download malicious files to an already compromised computer.






SUBMIT A SAMPLE

Suspect a file or URL was wrongly detected? Submit a sample to our Labs for analysis

Submit Now

Give And Get Advice

Give advice. Get advice. Share the knowledge on our free discussion forum.

Learn More