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What is winssled.exe, How to remove winssled.exe

This is a harmful program.

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Name: winssled
Filename: winssled.exe
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon | Taskman
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run | shccde

Command: C:\Windows\winssled.exe
Startup Type: HKCU->Run, Winlogon\TaskMan
HijackThis Category: O4
HijackThis Line:

O4 – HKCU\..\Run: [shccde] C:\Windows\winssled.exe

DDS Line:

uRun: [shccde] C:\Windows\winssled.exe

Combofix/RSIT Line:

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run]
“shccde”=C:\Windows\winssled.exe

Description: a trojan also known as Malware.Virut [PCTools], W32.Virut.CF [Symantec], Trojan.Win32.Buzus.cqmu [Kaspersky Lab], Trojan:Win32/Lethic.B [Microsoft]

How to remove: use HijackThis + Kaspersky virus removal tool