What is Trojan.Delf-FPW? How do I get infected cause I don’t invite it getting into my computer and I don’t authorize its installation. Does it able to get into my computer secretly and install without authorization? How do I get rid of Trojan viruses?
Recently a vicious virus, Trojan.Delf-FPW, has spread widely through networked world. This virus belongs to a currently popular virus- Trojan virus. Unlike the other kinds of virus, this virus will not reproduce itself or intentionally infect the files saved in documents. It camouflages itself to attract people downloading, then open the portal of the infected computer and provide it to its creators to let them arbitrarily destroy, steal the data saved in the victim PC or even remotely control it. Task manager are prohibited; antivirus program are inactivated; the executable program in USB thumb drive is deleted once you have inserted it to the infected PC; registry entries has been changed to allow remotely control from unknown domain and the entire computer has been dropped into a dangerous situation. This is what Trojan horse Delf-FPW will do to the infected computer.
When a computer is infected with Trojan Delf-FPW virus, it will connect to internet after operating, download viral files and run them, modify registry and add itself to start-up option to achieve its goal to start up randomly without alarm security software. The modification of executable files open mode results in some of them unusable and almost all of the software shortcuts has been changed into the same icon (similar to the design of a green earth). This viral file can record keyboard operation to get user’s sensitive information such as bank account, popular online game password like World of Warcraft or confidential files in your laptop, then save them in the viral documents and send them via email to hackers. Leaving this malicious file in your computer would cause many problems, so it would be better to remove it quickly.
1. It allows the virus makers to access your computer remotely without letting you know.
2. It is able to cause system crash and disable your executable programs.
3. It drops some other threats including malware, adware parasites and spyware into your computer.
4. It is capable of collecting your browsing history and other important data.
5.Your computer performs slower and slower.
Trojan.Delf-FPW is a malicious Trojan virus which can install itself into the computer system without your consent and awareness. It makes your computer work slowly and implants other nasty infections into the computer. To make things worse, this Trojan is a tool for the hacker to invade the infected computer to steal your information. It is recommended to remove it as quickly as possible. Users can follow the manual guide here to have it removed instantly.
1. Clean cookies
* Internet Explorer: Tools → Internet Options →the General tab, Delete the Cookies button can be directly seen in IE6, IE7 is to click the Delete Browsing History button then tick Cookies and click Delete.
* Firefox:Tools → Options → Privacy → Remove Individual Cookies → Delete corresponding cookies in the cookies showing box.
* Opera:Tools → Preferences → Advanced → Cookies →Delete corresponding cookies in Management Cookies.
2. Clean add-ons and extensions
* Internet Explorer:
(1). Click Start, type: Manage browser add-ons
(2). Hit Enter on your keyboard
(3). Click Manage add-ons and disable all the suspicious add-ons.
（1）. Click the Firefox menu and click Add-ons
(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-ons and click Disable.
* Google Chrome:
(1). Click the Customize and Control menu button →Tools→ click Extensions
(2). Select the related Extension and click Disable.
3. Show Hidden Files
(1). Click on the Start button and then on Control Panel
(2). Click on the Appearance and Personalization link
(3). Click on the Folder Options link
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window
(5). Choose the Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
4. Delete Virus Files
(1). Delete the related registry entries through Registry Edit
Guides to open registry editor: Click “Start” menu, hit “Run”, then type “regedit”, click “OK”
While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the following registry entries
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of this virus.
Trojan.Delf-FPW is a data-stealing virus which is component of botnet that detected in major servers. The mainly usage of this Trojan horse is to affect and steal user’s computer data since it is able to keep track on the activities of user’s computer to collect sensitive information it wants such as card information or password. It will recompose critical system files and intrude other malware into the infected laptop to work together because as we all know Trojan virus comes with other threats to aggravate the infection. Not all the attachment on your email is safe, if you have clicked it occasionally, it will bring in virus into the victim PC and attach to system registry. So you need to be more careful when checking mails. Nevertheless, if the computer is already infected and you have no way to remove it, try manual removal please. This way is the most useful way to remove virus in your system.
Published by & last updated on October 7, 2013 11:24 am