Backdoor.Elporat is a backdoor Trojan that opens a back door on the targeted PC. Backdoor.Elporat may distribute other PC infections on the compromised machine and steal confidential information from the infected computer. Backdoor.Elporat can record keystrokes and transmit them to a remote server for cybercriminals. Backdoor.Elporat may propagate as a mischievous Microsoft Word document which exploits the Microsoft Office RTF File Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (CVE-2010-3333). While being activated, Backdoor.Elporat may create and run several infected files. Backdoor.Elporat may also create the specific shortcut file so that it can launch automatically whenever you boot up Windows.
How Can You Detect Backdoor.Elporat?
Backdoor.Elporat Removal Details
Backdoor.Elporat has typically the following processes in memory:
- %UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\IEXPL0RE.EXE
Backdoor.Elporat creates the following files in the system:
- %Temp%\perf[4 OR 5 RANDOM CHARACTERS].dat
- %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\IEXPL0RE.LNK