Threat Description



Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Toxbot, Codbot.T, Backdoor.Win32.Codbot.t


Toxbot (also known as Codbot.T) is a botnet client. Once infected with this bot, the machine can be used as a part of botnet to do various tasks on behalf of the botnet owners.

This variant of the Codbot family can be disinfected with the F-BOT tool, available from:



Automatic action

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

More scanning & removal options

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

Contact Support

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.


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