This Coinminer may be dropped by other malware.
This Coinminer may be dropped by the following malware:
This Coinminer adds the following mutexes to ensure that only one of its copies runs at any one time:
This Coinminer connects to the following possibly malicious URL:
It does the following:
(Note: %System% is the Windows system folder, where it usually is C:\Windows\System32 on all Windows operating system versions.)
Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.
Remove the malware/grayware file that dropped/downloaded Coinminer.Win32.MALXMR.ADS. (Note: Please skip this step if the threat(s) listed below have already been removed.)
Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as Coinminer.Win32.MALXMR.ADS. 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 the following Trend Micro Support pages for more information: