Av Gurus

Level 29
Malware Hunter
Here is tutorial how to protect against this (and some others) malware using SRP (Software Restriction Policies).

Configuration is very easy.
Go to:
  • Control Panel\All Control Panel Items
  • Administrative Tools
  • Local Security Policy
  • Software Restriction Policies
  • Additional Rules
  • add this: %AppData%\*.exe | %AppData%\*\*.exe
  • After that open CMD as Admin and write: gpupdate /force
  • Restart PC.
Here is a video tutorial and test.