Threat Database Trojans MBR:Cidox-E


By CagedTech in Trojans

Threat Scorecard

Threat Level: 90 % (High)
Infected Computers: 3
First Seen: October 27, 2014
Last Seen: May 24, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

MBR:Cidox-E is a Trojan infection that may attack executable files stored on the MRB or Master Boot Record and the Registry of the infected computer. MBR:Cidox-E has an additional feature that may reconfigure the Initial Program Loader of your New Technology File System or NTFS. This reconfiguration may make it possible for third parties to assume the control of your computer and insert and control threatening processes. MBR:Cidox-E may disable security-related software and firewall by disabling its key files; modify system files; and destroy files in your drive. MBR:Cidox-E may collect information from your computer and transmit it to a third party. MBR:Cidox-E may create backdoors that may be used by other threats to invade the weakened system. MBR:Cidox-E is a highly harmful threat that needs to be neutralized upon detection. You should use a trustworthy and legal anti-malware program to remove MBR:Cidox-E and all its components from the compromised computer.


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