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  4. System Infected: Downloader.Dromedan Communication 8

System Infected: Downloader.Dromedan Communication 8

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.


This signature detects activity associated with Downloader.Dromedan.

Additional Information

Downloader.Dromedan is a Trojan horse that downloads threats on to the compromised computer. The signature is designed to prevent an infected process from further downloading malicious software.


  • Various operating systems


You may wish to perform some of the following actions as a precautionary measure.
Run the Norton Power Eraser. (home users)
Run the Symantec Power Eraser. (business users)
Update your product definitions and perform a full system scan.
Submit suspicious files to Symantec for analysis.

If you believe that the signature is reported erroneously, please read the following:
Report a potential false positive to Symantec.
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