Win32.Agent Description

Win32.Agent is an adware trojan program that downloads unwanted software. When Win32.Agent launches, it copies itself to %WINDIR%\System32 under a random name and it will launch each time Windows is rebooted on the user’s computer.

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File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 5102.exe
    2 ssk.exe
    3 sskupdater.exe
Posted: May 2, 2006 | By
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Threat Metric
Threat Level: 8/10


  • T says:

    I cannot get rid of winnt32.dll – pls help i use avg 7.5 – it says that virus has been erradicated but on searching the file still exists. ths

  • Jerry says:

    You have to be on the right Task Manager tab. In Vista it’s the "Processes" tab. Don’t remember what it’s called in XP, but probably a similar name.

  • Travis says:

    "Image Name" is the heading of process list under "Processes" in the task manager. You can click on it to sort the processes alphabetically.

  • Martin says:

    Hello, In: Step 2 : Use Windows Task Manager to Remove Win32.Agent Processes, -> Click on the "Image Name" button to search for "Win32.Agent" process by name. Sorry, but i cannot find this Button in my Windows XP Task Manager. Could you please tell me where to find this "Search-Button". Thanks, Martin.

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