Hoax.Win32.PCRepair.bfae


Detection added: 21.02.2024 15:12:46 (GMT+2)
MD5: 1D2D140CCAC098E336723316D9FF0FA1
SHA1: A4424FC992F34F93182340AA3D22A9B6D79D0970
Behavior: Hoaxes, bad jokes.
Hoaxes are messages about fake viruses. Containing false or misleading chain, frequently, false virus warnings, known as hoaxes or jokes, circulate on the Internet. They are sent by e-mail with the aim of spreading false rumors and causing alarm among users.


Platform: This malware is the Portable Executable (PE) format (is a file format for executables, object code, DLLs, FON Font files, and others used in 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows operating systems).

Systems Affected: Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 (x86/x64), Windows 8 (x86/x64), Windows 10 (x86/x64)


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Take the following steps to help prevent infection on your computer:
  • Use up-to-date antivirus software.
  • Get the latest updates for Operating system and your installed software.
  • Use strong passwords and password management software.
  • Use caution when opening attachments, accepting file transfers and clicking on links to webpages.