Trojan:JS/Obfuscated.Gen

Threat description

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Trojan
Platform: JS
Aliases: Trojan:JS/Obfuscated.Gen, JS.Obfuscated.Gen

Summary


Trojan:JS/Obfuscated.Gen is a Generic Detection that identifies malicious HTML, Javascripts, PDF, or any scripting files that contain obfuscated code, which may be used by malware authors to evade antivirus signature detection, as well as making malicious scripts harder discover and analyze.



Removal


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Technical Details


Obfuscated script is usually found in exploits embedded in malicious HTML and PDf files, which are commonly found in the wild; such files may have damaging payloads, such as downloading additional malicious files and executing it.






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