Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003
This Trojan may be dropped by other malware.
This Trojan may be dropped by the following malware:
It is a component file containing malicious codes loaded by BKDR_PLUGX variants.
For Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 users, before doing any scans, please make sure you disable System Restore to allow full scanning of your computer.
Remove malware/grayware files that dropped/downloaded TROJ_PLUGX.SME
Search and delete the file detected as TROJ_PLUGX.SME
*Note: Some component files may be hidden. Please make sure you check the Search Hidden Files and Folders checkbox in the More advanced options option to include all hidden files and folders in the search result.
To manually delete a malware/grayware file from the affected system:
Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as TROJ_PLUGX.SME. 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.