Win32/Heur.dropper Description

Win32/Heur.dropper is a malicious computer Trojan that puts your privacy on your infected computer at risk. Once Win32/Heur.dropper invades your computer, it will pose a malicious programming code on your PC and may embed itself in a BHO ((Browser Helper Object). Usually you won't be aware of that Win32/Heur.dropper has monitored your computer because it is able to conceal itself in the background very well to execute malicious activities. Hackers can use Win32/Heur.dropper to set up a remote connection to your computer so that they can get your personal information such as credit card details by viewing your keystroke's records and other confidential data collected on your computer. Win32/Heur.dropper can also give a way for other parasites to access your machine. Remove Win32/Heur.dropper from your computer as quickly as possible.

Technical Information

File System Details

Win32/Heur.dropper creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 %Temp%\random.exe N/A
2 %Temp%\mswinsck.exe N/A
3 %UserProfile%\Application Data\defender.exe N/A
4 %Temp%\random.dmp N/A

Registry Details

Win32/Heur.dropper creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Paladin Antivirus
KEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run 'tmp'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Malware Defense
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System 'DisableTaskMgr' = '1'
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run 'Protection Center'