- Connects to the internet without permission
- Installs itself without permissions
- Normal system programs crash immediatelly
- Slow Computer
- Slow internet connection
- System crashes
There is a whole list of dangerous Trojan infections out there and Trojan.Cosisrop!rts. It is yet another malicious computer threat that so far has displayed a variety of symptoms which are common to this type of malware. You most probably have installed Trojan.Cosisrop!rts accidentally while downloading a shareware program of some sort. Sometimes this Trojan arrives via a drive-by download which means that you get infected just by opening a random website that has the parasite’s download and installation file embedded.
After the installation, Trojan.Cosisrop!rts does not let you know of its presence. It stays hidden in the background of your system and makes use of genuine system process to hide the fact that it is actually there. For example, it makes use of the svchost.exe process, which is usually a generic host process for Win32 services and it cannot be stopped or restarted whenever you please. The original svchost.exe file is located at C:\Windows\System32, and if you see a lot of these processes in your Windows Task Manager and some of them are located somewhere else, then you definitely have been infected by something like Trojan.Cosisrop!rts.
Trojan.Cosisrop!rts is a dangerous parasite, because it can open ports for unauthorized system access, meaning it can also function as a backdoor and allow other malicious threats to enter your system. It can also execute various programs without your consent and disable your computer safeguard program, so that Trojan.Cosisrop!rts could remain in the system for a longer period of time. The Trojan starts automatically whenever you turn on your computer, because it modifies the registry, and it can even go as far as installed an unknown driver.
Naturally, you have to remove Trojan.Cosisrop!rts from your computer as soon as you can. Acquire a powerful security tool and run a full system scan. When the program detects malicious threats, terminate them automatically. Trojan.Cosisrop!rts will be deleted from your system, and the security tool that you have acquired will protect your system against other infections in the future.