Al Victor de Leon
Troj/Necurs-CA (Sophos) ,Trojan horse Hider.YTT (AVG) ,W32/Qhost.O2.gen!Eldorado (generic, not disinfectable) (Fprot) ,Rootkit:Necurs (Ikarus) ,Rootkit.Win32.Necurs.iy (Kaspersky) ,Trojan:WinNT/Necurs.A (Microsoft) ,Win32/TrojanDownloader.Necurs.A trojan (Eset) ,Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT (Sunbelt)
Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)
04 Jun 2014
04 Jun 2014
Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.
Remove malware/grayware files that dropped/downloaded RTKT_NECURS.MJYE. (Note: Please skip this step if the threats listed below have already been removed.)
Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product and note files detected as RTKT_NECURS.MJYE
Restart in Safe Mode
Delete this registry key
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Search and delete files detected as RTKT_NECURS.MJYE
Restart in normal mode and scan your computer with your Trend Micro product for files detected as RTKT_NECURS.MJYE. If the detected files have already been cleaned, deleted, or quarantined by your Trend Micro product, no further step is required. You may opt to simply delete the quarantined files. Please check this Knowledge Base page for more information.