Anthony Joe Melgarejo
Trojan:WinNT/Necurs.A (Microsoft), Hacktool.Rootkit (Symantec), Troj/Necurs-M (Sophos), W32/Necurs.B!tr (Fortinet), Rootkit.Necurs.3012 (VBA32)
Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)
19 Oct 2012
20 Oct 2012
Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.
Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product and note files detected as RTKT_NECURS.D
Restart in Safe Mode
Search and delete the file detected as RTKT_NECURS.D
Restart in normal mode and scan your computer with your Trend Micro product for files detected as RTKT_NECURS.D. 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.