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Rootkit.Necurs is a generic detection for a family of rootkits related to the Necurs botnet.


Malwarebytes protects users from Rootkit.Necurs using real time protection.

block Rootkit.Necurs

Malwarebytes blocks Rootkit.Necurs



Malwarebytes can detect and remove Rootkit.Necurs without further user interaction.

  1. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop.
  2. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
  3. Then click Finish.
  4. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu.
  5. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure.
  6. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected.
  7. Restart your computer when prompted to do so.

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