Microsoft DefenderThe Trojan horse displays this fake Microsoft Defender update notification too.
ENHANCED PROTECTION MODE
Microsoft Defender operates under enhanced
This is temporary measure
necessary for immediate response to
the threat from virus.
No action is required from you.
The fake security alert runs from (command line): C:\WINDOWS\update.tray-15-0-lnk\svchost.exe tray 15-0 1
In order to remove the Trojan that causes the fake Microsoft Defender ENHANCED PROTECTION MODE alert, please scan your computer with legitimate anti-malware applications listed below. You can read more about this infection here: Avast ENHANCED PROTECTION MODE. Good luck and be safe online!
Download free anti-malware software from the list below and run a full system scan.
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