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Removal Win32.Worm.Bagle

The Bagle worm is a piece of malware that spreads by itself over email, disk drives and network shares. It has rootkit capabilities that enable it to hide from the user. It disables the windows firewall and several antivirus products. It also drops a hosts file which disables access to certain anti-virus websites. Anti-virus software might be unable to perform any definition updates because of this.

In order to remove Win32.Worm.Bagle we first have to know that we are infected with it.



  1. Go to Start->Run and type cmd.exe

  2. Browse to %windir%system32drivers by typing