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Old 02-01-2019, 08:47 AM   #1
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Hi, I just bought a custom built PC and installed Kaspersky to scan for virus before using it any further and this virus was found. is it a malicious virus ? i've googled and some said it is and some said it isn't.
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Old 02-01-2019, 08:26 PM   #2
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Think your copy of Windows (or some other software like Office) is not legit

There are a number of threads on Malwarebytes on the removal of R@1n-KMS

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topi...t-do-i-do-now/
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Old 13-01-2019, 08:51 AM   #3
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KMS-R@1n.exe program (key management service) is an illegal key activator

KMS-R@1n.exe is a running process which is used to manipulate your KMS service every 180 days to make it believe that you are running the legitimate version of windows and not pirated one.
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Old 31-01-2019, 10:23 AM   #4
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who did the installation for you.


If the shop did it, got receipt, just bring to IPoS. They will take the necessary enforcement action from there.
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