Threat Description

Trojan-Downloader:​W32/Mevade.A

Details

Aliases:Mevade
Category:Malware
Type:Trojan
Platform:W32

Summary



Trojan-Downloader:W32/Mevade.A reportedly downloads adware onto the affected system.



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

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You may wish to refer to the Support Community for further assistance. You also may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.



Technical Details



Once present on the system, Trojan-Downloader:W32/Mevade attempts to connect to a remote server and download additional programs onto the affected system. The downloaded programs are adware.

Request for further details

If you encounter a 'Trojan-Downloader:W32/Mevade' detection with your F-Secure product, we would appreciate learning further details regarding the suspect file and its origin. F-Secure Labs may be contacted at:






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