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I got an email from my network admin suggesting that one of my connected devices might be infected.

Additional information to this case:
Malwaretype: TROJAN Self-Signed Cert Observed in Various Zbot Strains

What action should I take to protect myself, and how can I ensure that none of my private information was stolen?

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Assuming your 'connected devices' are computers, you need to verify that you do not have any suspicious certificates in your trusted certificate store.

Of course, every other reaction to a trojan should be performed.

To review your certificate trust store:

  1. In Windows - You can use a tool called RCC from here to scan them automatically, or review them manually like this.

  2. In Linux - See this ServerFault Question. I am not aware of a more readable way of reviewing certificates in Linux, but do try to find one if your computer is a Linux machine.

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