So I accidentally downloaded something called “your file is ready to download.exe” and while I know better then to click on something so obviously fake, I accidentally clicked run while I was trying to delete it.

To my knowledge, nothing bad happened. It opened a new browser window in chrome and then exited. I ran malwarebytes, defender, and hitmanpro. One of the three deleted the actual exe but since it ran I was still worried that something might be happening behind the scenes. So I factory reset my computer. Everything seems fine but I’m still paranoid.

Are there any additional steps I can take to make sure it really didn’t do anything?

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