June 8, 2021

Possibly downloaded a Trojan?


Hey all, I went on some sketchy websites yesterday and so I decided to run a windows defender test.
After the test, a possible Trojan was detected. I didn’t get the entire screenshot in defender but I managed to get one from a command in power shell [here](https://i.imgur.com/ewQfhBm.jpg).

The resource the Trojan appears to be hiding in looks like an old NiceHash miner which I thought was removed with a factory reset of my computer a couple years ago. (false positive?)

I removed the the alleged Trojan from my computer using the windows defender option but am concerned that I may be still at risk. I later ran a RKill diagnostic and Malwarebytes scan (with root kits disabled) which both came to the conclusion of no malware detected. I am currently running another Malwarebytes scan with root kits on.

Is there anything else I should be doing?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Note: By filling this form and submitting your commen, you acknowledge, agree and comply with our terms of service. In addition you acknowledge that you are willingly sharing your email address with AiOWikis and you might receive notification emails from AiOWikis for comment notifications. AiOWiksi guarantees that your email address WILL NOT be used for advertisement or email marketting purposes.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.