Threat type: Trojan

Aliases: HEUR:Trojan.Script.Generic (KASPERSKY); TrojanDownloader:O97M/Emotet.S!MTB (MICROSOFT)

Platforms: Windows

Overall Risk Rating: Low

Damage Potential: Medium

Distribution Potential: Low

Reported Infection: Low

Information Exposure: Low


This is a generic detection for all cases and instances of Emotet.

This Trojan arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

Source: Trend Micro – Newest Malware Advisories