Genetik is the latest parasite which comes in the form of Trojan horse.
Genetik is actually a trick application, it will covertly enter a system and is specifically designed to download and execute remote files, whist also redirecting the user’s browser.
Genetik has a few aliases, namely:
When investigated, Genetik appears to be a nearly perfect virus. Genetik may self-protect, could monitor the infected system’s memory, might randomly name its affiliated malicious files, and also tends to integrate with Windows Operating systems’ critical processes.
The following properties are displayed by this malicious software application:
* Adds a Registry Key (RUN) to auto start Programs on system start up
The first sign that a system is infected with Genetik would be the fact that is capable of terminating Antivirus applications, firewalls, and other security related applications. Genetik will also show characteristics of an identified security risk.
The threat of this particular parasite, Genetik, is not to be taken lightly, as Genetik is highly capable of severely compromising a computer system and may even result in system failure if not entirely removed from the infected system.
Danger level: 5