Downloader.Instas is a Trojan that will connect to a remote location and distribute more malware threats to the infected computer. Downloader.Instas can download a backdoor Trojan that enables remote attackers to obtain remote access and control over the compromised PC without the victim’s knowledge. When Downloader.Instas is activated, it will add a file under the Temporary folder of Windows. Downloader.Instas will make system changes on the infected computer including Windows Registry. Downloader.Instas will add a registry entry that will allow it to run every time you start Windows. When running, Downloader.Instas can perform numerous malicious actions that can damage the computer. Downloader.Instas’s payload can result in computer data and personal information loss. Downloader.Instas spreads via spam email attachments and file-sharing networks.
How Can You Detect Downloader.Instas?
Downloader.Instas Removal Details
Downloader.Instas has typically the following processes in memory:
- %Temp%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS FILE NAME].dll
Downloader.Instas creates the following registry entries:
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\”[RANDOM CHARACTERS FILE NAME]” = “rundll32.exe “%Temp%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS FILE