- Slow Computer
- System crashes
- Shows commercial adverts
- Connects to the internet without permission
- Installs itself without permissions
- Can't be uninstalled via Control Panel
Trojan.Vtflooder.HG is a dangerous Trojan infection that can infiltrate your system without your knowledge and lay low for a long time without being detected even though there are suspicious signs once it settles down and activates. This malicious program can enter your computer with a bunch of other malware infections as well as potentially unwanted programs. This clearly means possible multiple system security threats. The truth is, this Trojan alone can cause you just enough security problems as it can collect and steal sensitive information from your computer, it can change vital system settings, it can make your PC and Internet connection run real slow, it can download other malicious threats in the background, create backdoors for further cyber attacks, and so on. Having this beast on board is one of the worst things that can happen to you apart from ransomware attacks. We strongly recommend that after you read our full report, you remove Trojan.Vtflooder.HG from your computer immediately.
As a matter of fact, it is quite easy to infect your system with this dangerous Trojan if you are careless enough to visit questionable websites and tend to click on random third-party advertisements out of sheer curiosity. One of the main sources of infection by this Trojan is most likely downloading free programs from the wrong websites. If you are not familiar with reputable freeware or torrent pages, it is very easy for you to end up on one of the malicious ones and infect your system with a bundle of threats in no time. When you are viewing a shady torrent page, you can click on corrupt ads and also be introduced to disguised content. One click on the wrong content could result in your dropping a malicious bundle or getting redirected to a malicious page. This can also happen when you land on any other suspicious site that promotes noticeably more third-party ads than usual. These websites normally include pornographic, online gaming, dating, and gambling pages.
It is also important to mention that installing a bundle may not always end badly unless you are careless. Every time you install a software package, you need to make sure that you are aware of the whole content before you start. This is why it is important to read the agreement carefully and go for the custom option when offered. Quick installation may not even reveal the browser setting changes or additional tools that may be installed by default, or when it is disclosed, it is most likely done in a concealed and misleading manner. All in all, finding this Trojan on your computer can mean that there are all kinds of other malware infections and useless but potentially unwanted applications. Thus, we recommend that after you delete Trojan.Vtflooder.HG from your system, you quickly run a reliable online malware scanner to detect whatever threats could be endangering your PC.
Our research shows that this Trojan actually has many variations like Trojan.Vtflooder.G, Trojan.Vtflooder.F, and Trojan.Vtflooder.E, which are all the same basically. Once this malware infection settles in, it can start all kinds of malicious activities without your knowledge. The main purpose of this Trojan is, of course, laying low, i.e., operate without detection in order to cause the most possible damage. Therefore, it is quite likely that it can disable your security software should you have any installed. This dangerous infection can collect sensitive personal data, such as banking information, account login details, and passwords, and send these to a remote server for these cyber criminals to use or rather, misuse. This alone should be enough for any security-minded computer user to want to delete Trojan.Vtflooder.HG immediately. But there is more. This malicious program can also download other malware infections in the background and open backdoors for further cyber attacks to take place. In addition to all these, this Trojan can also change important system settings and make your computer and even your Internet run way slower. Our tests also reveal that this threat also performs DDoS attacks on VirtusTotal by continuously uploading itself to it. Hopefully, you have realized by now how important it is for you to act right away and remove Trojan.Vtflooder.HG from your PC.
There are two things you can do if you want to try to eliminate this dangerous Trojan manually. First, you can check your list of installed programs in Control Panel to uninstall all suspicious programs. Then, you can reset your browsers to make sure that no browser-related threats remain on board. If this somehow does not solve your problem, we suggest that you install a reliable anti-malware program, such as SpyHunter and let it do the job for you automatically. Such security software will also take care of all known malicious threats in the future. If you want to feel secure in your virtual realm, you certainly need to consider this as the best way to do so.
How to remove Trojan.Vtflooder.HG from Windows
Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10
How to remove Trojan.Vtflooder.HG from browsers