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Trojan.Win32 is used by fake antispyware program to promote their fak antispyware program. This is one of the worst kind of trojan because it claims to be a legitimate program to remove viruses from your PC, but really infects your computer with viruses and trojans.
Fake anti-spyware programs will often install a Trojan (Trojan.Win32) to download a fake antispyware program or to popup fake security warnings that look similar to Windows notifications, in order to trick you into purchasing their fake full version.
To check your computer for Trojan, download
SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool.
SpyHunter spyware detection tool is only a scanner meant to assist you in detecting Trojan and other threats. If you detect the presence of Trojan on your PC, you have the opportunity to purchase the SpyHunter removal tool to remove any traces of Trojan.
Detection of Trojan (Recommended)
Trojan is difficult to detect and remove. Trojan is not likely to be removed through a convenient "uninstall" feature. Trojan, as well as other spyware, can re-install itself even after it appears to have been removed.
You also run the risk of damaging your computer since you're required to find and delete sensitive files in your system such as DLL files and registry keys. It is recommended you use a good spyware remover to remove Trojan and other spyware, adware, trojans and viruses on your computer.
Run a Trojan scan/check to successfully detect all Trojan files with the SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool. If you wish to remove Trojan, you can either purchase the SpyHunter spyware removal tool to remove Trojan or follow the Trojan manual removal method provided in the "Remedies and Prevention" section.
Method of Infection
There are many ways your computer could get infected with Trojan. Trojan can come bundled with shareware or other downloadable software.
Another method of distributing Trojan involves tricking you by displaying deceptive pop-up ads that may appear as regular Windows notifications with links which look like buttons reading Yes and No. No matter which "button" that you click on, a download starts, installing Trojan on your system. Trojan installs on your computer through a trojan and may infect your system without your knowledge or consent.
If you think you may already be infected with Trojan, use this SpyHunter Spyware dectection tool to detect Trojan and other common Spyware infections. After detection of Trojan, the next advised step is to remove Trojan with the purchase of the SpyHunter Spyware removal tool.
Trojan may attempt to change your computer's desktop, hijack your browser, monitor your Internet browsing activities, change system files, and can do this without your knowledge or permission. Therefore, it is strongly recommended to remove all traces of Trojan from your computer.
Remedies and Prevention
Trojan, as well as other Spyware, are constantly evolving and becoming more advanced to avoid detection. Trojan along with its variants can install in different locations and even when you try to uninstall it you find they reappear when you reboot your computer.
Install a good anti-spyware software
When there's a large number of traces of Spyware, for example Trojan, that have infected a computer, the only remedy may be to automatically run a Spyware scan from a good anti-spyware software designed to detect Trojan and other types of spyware.
If you believe your computer is infected with spyware,
- McAfee Threat Center - Library of detailed information on viruses.
- How Spyware And The Weapons Against It Are Evolving
- Crimeware: Trojans & Spyware
- Windows System Update - Latest bug fixes for Microsoft Windows