Threat Description

Trojan:​W32/FakeAV.KUE

Details

Aliases:Trojan:​W32/FakeAV.KUE, Trojan:​W32/FakeAV.KUE, Trojan.FakeAV.KUE, TrojanDownloader:HTML/Renos (Microsoft)
Category:Malware
Type:Trojan
Platform:W32

Summary



Also known as a trojan horse program, this is a deceptive program that performs additional actions without the user's knowledge or permission. It does not replicate.



Removal


Automatic action

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

More

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



Trojan:W32/FakeAV.KUE identifies a script known to be associated with rogue antivirus programs. The user may encounter these scripts or the related rogue program while visiting malicious websites, or a compromised legitimate site.For more information about rogue antivirus/antispyware programs, please see the Rogue:W32/Rogue antispyware description. For an example of trojan-downloaders which perform similar functions, please see the Trojan-Downloader:W32/Renos.Gen description.






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