Win32.downloader.gen is a Trojan downloader that propagates to targeted PCs with the help of social engineering. Win32.downloader.gen will strive to control and induce a victim to carry out an action or to reveal private details inadvertently or against his/her will. Win32.downloader.gen can also circulate via spam email messages carrying malevolent attachments. Win32.downloader.gen can distribute other malware infections to the corrupted PC. While being installed, Win32.downloader.gen makes system changes by dropping and executing harmful files. Win32.downloader.gen can grab confidential information, incorporating running Windows version on the compromised PC.
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