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Trojan:W32/Agent

Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Trojan

Aliases: Trojan:W32/Agent, Trojan.Agent, Win32.Trojan.Agent, BehavesLike:Win32.Malware

Summary


Trojan:W32/Agent is a very large family of programs, most of which download and install adware or malware to the victim's machine. Agent variants may also change the configuration settings for Windows Explorer and/or for the Windows interface.

Removal


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Technical Details


Trojan:W32/Agent is a subset of the "Agent" family, which groups together a wide variety of malware that do not fit into any other known families. The Agent family includes trojans, worms, viruses, backdoors and other types of malicious programs.

For representative examples of these other subsets, you can also see: