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Name WinMsrv32.exe


W32.Gaobot.AFJ is a worm that spreads through open network shares, backdoors that the Beagle and Mydoom worms install, and several Windows vulnerabilities.
The worm can also act as a backdoor server program and attack other systems.
Additionally, the worm attempts to stop the process of many antivirus and security programs.

Copies itself as one of the following:

Adds one of these values:
"Microsoft Update"="msiwin84.exe"
"Microsoft Update"="Microsoft.exe"
"Microsoft Update"="msawindows.exe"
to the registry keys:

Copies itself and executes on any remote shares to which it successfully authenticates.

Use antivirus (also check How To Remove section)Startup Optimizer to automatically remove this worm.

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