- Connects to the internet without permission
- Installs itself without permissions
- Slow Computer
- Slow internet connection
Backdoor.ProxyBot.C is a backdoor Trojan which allows hackers to access and control your computer without your knowledge or consent. It does not need your permission to enter your system. It can appear to be a useful program or simply enter your system in secret, without a single message or prompt.
There are no exact symptoms of this infection and the presence of the backdoor can be indicated by a the sp.DLL files in your %APPDATA% directory. Upon the installation this dll file is dropped in the very first file directory that is listed in %APPDATA%. Then Backdoor.ProxyBot.C runs the DLL by creating a special service for it.
This Trojan is capable of doing quite a few malicious actions. For example, it can relay your traffic to a third party. Backdoor.ProxyBot.C even connects to a remote server to inform its creators about the new infection. The Trojan sends out your system information to the hackers, including the port and the password on which the Trojan is running its proxy that is giving away your traffic data to cyber criminals.
On top of that, Backdoor.ProxyBot.C can download and execute various files that can be detrimental to your system. Needless to say, that this Trojan is hiding deep inside your system in order to avoid being detected by antivirus program. In order to remove Backdoor.ProxyBot.C from your computer you need to invest in a reliable antimalware product that will be able to detect all the Trojan’s components and delete them automatically for you. Manual removal might not come across as easy as you have expected, so automatic removal is a lot more practical.