HackTool:Win32/AutoKMS


Summary

Alert level: Moderate

  • Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.
  • It can be used to "crack" or patch unregistered copies of Microsoft software.

  • Don't use hacktools, as they can be associated with malware or unwanted software. We have seen malware distributed with these tools

What to do now

Hacktools are often installed intentionally. Deleting their installed components will remove them. Use the following free Microsoft software to detect and remove this threat: