Threat Description

Rogue:​W32/WinFixer.gen!A

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Rogue
Platform: W32

Summary



The file appears to be suspicious, is potentially undesirable, or may be structured in a way or has characteristics that resembles known malware. This may indicate the presence of a malware infection, or that the suspect file is malicious.



Removal



Automatic Disinfection

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Technical Details



Rogue:W32/WinFixer.gen!A is a Generic Detection for variants in the Trojan-Downloader:W32/WinFixer family.

About Generic Detections

Unlike signature or single-file detections, a Generic Detection does not identify a unique or individual malicious program. Instead, a Generic Detection looks for broadly applicable code or behavior characteristics that indicate a file as potentially malicious, so that a single Generic Detection can efficiently identify dozens, or even hundreds of malware. For more information about Generic Detections, please see Other:W32/Generic.






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