Aliases: Trojan:WinNT/Necurs.A (Microsoft), Hacktool.Rootkit (Symantec), Troj/Necurs-M (Sophos), W32/Necurs.B!tr (Fortinet), Rootkit.Necurs.3012 (VBA32) Malware type: Trojan Destructive: No Platform: Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit) In the wild: Yes
Please make sure you check the Search Hidden Files and Folders checkbox in the More advanced options option to include all hidden files in the search result.
To manually delete a malware/grayware file from the affected system:
Right-click Start then click Search....
In the Named input box, type the name of the file that was detected earlier.
In the Look In drop-down list, select My Computer then press Enter.
Once located, select the file then press SHIFT+DELETE to delete it.
Restart in normal mode and scan your computer with your Trend Micro product for files detected as RTKT_NECURS.D. If the detected files have already been cleaned, deleted, or quarantined by your Trend Micro product, no further step is required. You may opt to simply delete the quarantined files. Please check this Knowledge Base page for more information.