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Trojan.Downloader.D.Generic is Malwarebytes’ specific detection name, based on the download location in use by a Trojan.Downloader that uses a browser hijacker to download additional adware.


Malwarebytes protects users from Trojan.Downloader.D.Generic by using real-time protection to block the Trojan.Downloaders that create it.

block Trojan.Downloader

Malwarebytes blocks Trojan.Downloader


Malwarebytes can detect and remove Trojan.Downloader.D.Generic 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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