Trojan.Refroso is a Trojan that runs in the background with your operating system, collecting data and downloading files without your permission. This infection has been identified as a security risk that will knock down your firewall and may allow a remote attacker to access your computer, so delete Trojan.Refroso without fail when you find Trojan.Refroso mucking up your hard drive. Trojan.Refroso has the potential to be highly destructive despite Trojan.Refroso subtle running methods, so try not to overlook the harm Trojan.Refroso can do to your machine even if Trojan.fakems doesn’t seem to be doing much.
Slapping Trojan.Refroso Back Before It Gets In
Trojans like Trojan.Refroso can be distributed in many different ways, all of them to be highly deceptive. Computers with low browser security settings or outdated anti-virus software are highly vulnerable to Trojan infiltration. Downloaders of suspicious files such as content spread through P2P networks are also at risk. Even the briefest of contact with a dangerous website can result in Trojan.Refroso being downloaded to your computer if your browser settings aren’t very strict.
Like the majority of Trojans, Trojan.Refroso will not make any big announcements that Trojan.Refroso is on your hard drive doing its own thing.
A Knife That Cuts Both Ways
Trojan.Refroso uses two different ways of attacking your computer:
- The Trojan.Refroso Trojan will download other malware onto your computer without permission. Accomplishing this in the first place, of course, requires harming your security settings. After that’s done, other malware may be installed for the purposes of spying on your confidential information or attacking your computer in other ways.
- Trojan.Refroso has also been reported to collect information itself and send these tidbits out to remote attackers. Besides any direct harm Trojan.Refroso may cause your computer, Trojan.Refroso allows anonymous remote criminals to do what they want with your passwords, bank account and credit card numbers and other sensitive information that could be used for a whole spectrum of crimes.
So in both incoming and outgoing traffic, Trojan.Refroso is definitely a well-identified and severe threat, despite the minimal signs of its attacks. Could there possibly be a clearer sign of how vital deleting Trojan.Refroso’s Trojan threat is for the safety of both your computer and anyone who uses it.
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File System Modifications
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Posted: February 23, 2011 | By SpywareRemove
Threat Level: 10/10
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