Remove TrojanDownloader.Renos


Vulnerable computer systems and applications:

Windows OS.


TrojanDownloader.Renos is a malicious software code, also known as a Trojan. Downloads an additional malicious component to your computer that loads an icon into your taskbar. When you click on the icon, a message pops up claiming that your computer has a security breach and should be scanned with the offered software. If you agree, the trojan downloads additional malware onto your computer. The program is made to seem like it’s a legitimate anti-virus program. While it’s pretending to scan your computer, it’s actually downloading even more malware.

The trojan is often distributed via free software, and can be downloaded by other malware.


  • 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.