EMOTET: Ransomware removal tool

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Does anyone know of a tool that can successfully remove EMOTET?
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Commented:
https://blog.malwarebytes.com/detections/trojan-emotet/   (doesn;t seem to be Ransomware though)......

If Ransomware: Restore from backup?
(where a backup is kept off-line).

Another option a versioned filesystem that keeps sufficient older versions of files.
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Emotet is a banking trojan that obtains financial information by injecting computer code into the networking stack of the infected computer, allowing sensitive data to be stolen via transmission. It can still data such as your address contacts, it can cause dinial of service on other computers and can download other banking trojans that can cause other damage.  IT is not ransomware where it threatens to delete or encrypt your data unless you send money. Although it is still a vary dangerous type of malware that can still your banking information.....
http://www.virusremovalguidelines.com/trojan/emotet-a-self-propagating-banking-trojan is a good guide to remove this trojan.
emisoft make a good emergency boot disc tool to remove all types of malware such as trojans.    You can download Emisoft emergency kit here: https://www.emsisoft.com/en/software/eek/   This program can run as a portable application which means you do not need to install anything to run it.

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