W32.Gobot

W32.Gobot is a worm. It spreads through file sharing, IRC, and open networks. It is part of the Mydoom family. W32.Gobot uses the backdoor opened by Mydoom to further spread. In addition, it appends itself to all exe files in the file sharing folder making spreading even easer.

W32.Gobot turns off anti-spyware software and other security programs making it difficult to detect.

W32.Gobot steals Windows product IDs and CD keys from a variety of games. It also steals your address book.
Threat
W32.Gobot

Alias
Backdoor.Gobot.u,
Exploit-Mydoom,
Backdoor.W32.Gobot

Removal
Since W32.Gobot is part of a larger family of Trojans, manual removal is near impossible. You can run the free ZookaWare PC Cleaner scan to find all the infections. Then you could go delete all the files and registry keys related to those infections. However, since W32.Gobot installs more spyware, if you miss any it will just re-install.

Use the ZookaWare PC Cleaner spyware removal tool to completely rid your computer of all spyware. After the scan, click “Take Action.” ZookaWare PC Cleaner will do the rest. With the 60-day money back guarantee, you can rest assured that ZookaWare PC Cleaner will protect your computer.

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