Win32/Msposer.C is one of the nasty computer threat that belongs to Trojan family. Malware researcher first spotted this trojan on Apr 27, 2017. the very trojan has infected a number of computer in short period of time. The infection report of this threat suggest that it is designed to attack only Windows operating system which include Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. In order to infiltrate its targeted system it use several deceptive method so that the user remains unaware from its appearance. Because of its hideous feature it can remain undetected for a long time in the infected PC. Upon its successful invasion, the trojan start a series of malicious activity which arise number of issues in the system. Expert strongly recommend to remove it using a powerful antivirus otherwise it will make your PC futile.
Malicious activities executed by Win32/Msposer.C
Win32/Msposer.C belongs to the Trojan:Win32/Msposer family which pretends to be a product of Microsoft. Upon its successful invasion, it try to make itself eligible to get automatic start every time the PC get boot. For this it create entries in the Windows registry and also change some system settings. After that it stop some of the important process and start running some useless process. As a consequence the compromised system start running very slow. Beside that it also block some important program including security program. This make the computer more vulnerable and other malicious program try to infect it. If your system is infected with this trojan then you can notice the following threat in it :
In addition, Win32/Msposer.C is also a risk for your privacy and security. According to the malware researchers, the trojan attempt to connect the system to remote host without user’s consent. Once your PC get connected with such remote connection then hackers will attempt to access it. Worth to say that the criminals will do unwanted activities on the computer. They can delete some important file, steal crucial data such as online banking details and add more threat. Beside that they can also drop remote access trojan which help them to track your system activity. The trojan is reported to connect compromised system to following location :
How Win32/Msposer.C invade my PC?
However the invasion ways of this trojan is still unknown but expert suggest that its invasion method is not different from other trojan. Generally trojan come bundled with free software packages which seems to be useful such as download manager, video player, adobe reader etc. So user should always pay attention while downloading any freeware and don’t forget to select custom or advance settings. Beside that the trojan may also deliver to you via spam email attachment. So whenever you get any spam or suspicious email then don’t open its attachment without proper verification. Because such attachment contain harmful code which activate the threat in your system.
Removal instructions of Win32/Msposer.C
If you also detect the threat in your system then try to remove it immediately otherwise its result may very harmful. In order to remove it manually from your system, you can use the following manual steps :
Step 1 : Boot your PC in safe mode with networking
- Go to the Start menu and then click on Restart.
- When system start booting, keep pressing the F8 key.
- It will launch Advance boot menu on your screen.
- Now Select Safe Mode With Networking Option > press Enter.
Step 2 : Stop Trojan Related Process From Task Manager
- Press ‘ALT+Ctrl+Del’ button together
- Then Select the Windows Task manager option
- Now select all the trojan related process
- Finally click on the End Task button
Step 3 : Remove suspicious entries from Registry editor
- Press Windows + R buttons at once
- This will open Run window on your screen.
- Type regedit in the Run box > press enter.
- All malicious registry files will be shown here.
- Remove them to get rid of Trojan.
Note :- Removing trojan manually is not easy because trojan create several kind of files in different location. Therefore, it is recommended to use Free-scanner which deeply scan the system and remove all its files completely.