How to remove Js/trojandownloader.pegel.bh

Js/trojandownloader.pegel.bh are detecting by ESET antivirus because of addthis_widget.js. The false virus is located in application data folder, e.g. AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/INetCache/Low/IE/EZ3ZKCGG/addthis_widget[1].js and AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Temporary Internet Files/Low/Content.IE5/W5TI9TST/addthis_widget[3].jsAppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Temporary Internet Files/Low/Content.IE5/W5TI9TST/addthis_widget[3].js. As ESET administrator says, it's false positive from 2011. Now ESET users wait for updates, because developers promise to fix this issue as soon as possible.

If you are nervous about your computer safety, boot it into Safe mode and scan by additional antivirus tool: Dr.WebCureIt, Malwarebytes or other. We gave you some common steps in the instruction below.

Step 1. Boot the system into safe mode

  • Press Start
  • Type Msconfig and press Enter

Safe mode. Step 1

 

  • Select Boot tab

Safe mode. Step 2

 

 

  • Select Safe boot and press Ok

Alternative way how to boot computer into safe mode:

 

Step 2. Show all hidden files and folders

  • Press Start
  • Click on Control Panel

Show hidden files. Step 1

 

  • Select Appearance and Personalization

Show hidden files. Step 2

 

  • Click on Folder Options
  • Select View tab
  • Select Show hidden files, folders and drives

Show hidden files. Step 3

 

  • Press Ok

Step 3. Remove malicious files

Check next folders to find suspicious files:

  • %TEMP%
  • %APPDATA%
  • %ProgramData%

Step 4. Scan the computer by antivirus tool

As we told earlier, there are many good trusted antivirus tools, one of the is Spyhunter. If you want to try it, click download button below.

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Step 5. Disable Safe mode

 

 

 

If you are interested with discussion on ESET forum, follow this link: https://forum.eset.com/topic/13244-addthis_widgetjs-alert-spam/

 

 

 

 

 

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