About Suspected of Trojandownloader.Gen

What is Suspected of Trojandownloader.Gen

Vulnerable computer systems and applications:

Windows OS.


Suspected of Trojandownloader.Gen is used by Clam MX antivirus software to detect a trojan that is designed to download and install other malware onto the already infected computer.

Trojans are programs that have malicious features and hide in other applications. Unlike viruses, Trojan horses do not automatically multiply, they are spread by other malicious software. They get into the computer via security vulnerabilities, or users download them themselves by mistake. Trojans open a backdoor on the computer, which allow attacker to get remote access to the system. Typically, trojan functionality includes keystroke logging, process control, file sending, spying on user, etc.


  • Install or update used device protection systems;
  • Scan your computer with an anti-virus program;
  • Install operating system and application updates;
  • Do not click on suspicious links in emails and websites.