EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecard
EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards are assessment reports for different malware threats which have been collected and analyzed by our research team. EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards evaluate and rank threats using several metrics including real-world and potential risk factors, trends, frequency, prevalence, and persistence. EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards are updated regularly based on our research data and metrics and are useful for a wide range of computer users, from end users seeking solutions to remove malware from their systems to security experts analyzing threats.
EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards display a variety of useful information, including:
Ranking: The ranking of a particular threat in EnigmaSoft’s Threat Database.
Severity Level: The determined severity level of an object, represented numerically, based on our risk modeling process and research, as explained in our Threat Assessment Criteria.
Infected Computers: The number of confirmed and suspected cases of a particular threat detected on infected computers as reported by SpyHunter.
See also Threat Assessment Criteria.
|Threat Level:||90 % (High)|
|First Seen:||April 25, 2014|
|Last Seen:||August 26, 2022|
Exploit:Win32/Pdfjsc.AKZ is a Trojan that permits cybercrooks to gain full remote access and control of a corrupted PC. Exploit:Win32/Pdfjsc.AKZ proliferates via spam email messages, free software and infected links on questionable third-party websites. Exploit:Win32/Pdfjsc.AKZ can also propagate to targeted PCs as an infected .PDF file exploiting known vulnerabilities in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader. Upon installation on the attacked PC, Exploit:Win32/Pdfjsc.AKZ creates hidden folders in crucial sections such as the Windows Registry, so that it can disguise its infectious files and restrict itself from being completely uninstalled from the computer system. Exploit:Win32/Pdfjsc.AKZ can run malevolent processes to make the computer work slowly and weirdly, and destroys program files to restrict programs from operating. Exploit:Win32/Pdfjsc.AKZ can also drop and install other malware infections onto the compromised PC.