Threat Database Trojans TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A


By GoldSparrow in Trojans

Threat Scorecard

Threat Level: 90 % (High)
Infected Computers: 190
First Seen: March 31, 2015
Last Seen: June 23, 2022
OS(es) Affected: Windows

The TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A detection is utilized by security application pointing to malware programmed to download trojans. The TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A can be observed in corrupted Microsoft Word documents and JavaScript as well as infected archives and installers from spam emails. Once on your computer, TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A can download other malware and help attackers gain remote access to your PC, record your keystrokes and steal your video, image and text files. Malware researchers note that TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A can place its files in the folder of the Mozilla Firefox web browser and insert a registry key in Windows to auto-start with your OS. You may be interested to know that TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A can avoid detection by starting with your Windows OS. Moreover, the TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A can hook to Windows Explorer and modify it in a way that TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A will prevent Windows from indexing parts of your hard drive. TrojanDownloader:Win32/Lacam.A is known to connect to a remote 'Command and Control server' in order to receive instructions and install malware that can facilitate specific operations. Computer users concerned with their safety might want to incorporate a reputable anti-malware solution to protect their files, banking and social media credentials.


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