Avira detects JS /Drop.Delf.NK.24.D but is unable to get rid of it from your computer? It keeps appearing again and again and doesn’t provide a permanent way to let you delete it. This step-by-step guide will help you remove this Trojan completely and without any risk.
JS /Drop.Delf.NK.24.D is classified as a harmful Trojan detected by Avira. Generally, such pesky virus is created by scammers to wreak chaos on the compromised PC and notably slow computer performance. It is promoted via spam e-mails, malicious or hacked Web pages, peer-to-peer networks. Being as a highly dangerous Trojan, it infiltrates into the compromised PC system without a user’s knowledge and permission.
After successfully downloaded, the virus may perform a variety of activities which will harm your computer deeply. For example, the threat may modify the home page settings of the affected computer and redirect browser to unknown websites. At the same time, it slows down your system significantly. This includes starting up, shutting down, playing games, and surfing the web. And what makes users upset is this threat is able to gather sensitive information of the user and send it to a remote attacker. It even causes severe annoyances like display unwanted popups or make you experience a sudden slow-down on system performance. In a word, if you don’t want to witness your precious computer is damaged, it is a must to remove this virus without a doubt.
When JS /Drop.Delf.NK.24.D is executed on the computer. It will drop several files on Windows system folder, User Profile, and Temporary directory. These files are harmful and typically consist of random file name which require expert skills to figure it out. It is recommended PC users to back up all your data before performing the guides below.
1. Show hidden files and folders.
Open Folder Options by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Folder Options.
Click the View tab.
Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
2. Open Registry entries. Find out the malicious files and entries and then delete all.
Attention: Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
a. Press the “Start” button and then choose the option “Run”. In the “Open” field, type “regedit” and click the “OK” button.
b. All malicious files and registry entries that should be deleted:
As mentioned above, we have known that JS /Drop.Delf.NK.24.D is vicious backdoor infection that runs in the background by seeking discovered vulnerability and performs many fatal damage. It will download malicious files to the computer without permission which will cause more security danger. It aims to capture and send all personal information, such as credit card details, login number/password to a remote hacker for illicit purposes. Upon detection, users must take measure to remove it from the computer instantly in case it makes you experience money loss and identify lost.
Published by Sarah Poehler on August 17, 2012 | How to Guides