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How to Remove Backdoor.Socksbot

Trojans is one of the most wide-spread threat in the internet. They can spread in lot of ways (torrents, e-mail attachments, video codecs etc.). Backdoor.Socksbot as well as any other trojan can harm your PC in different ways. Originally, trojans stole just your e-mail contacts and some personal data. Nowadays, they can steal any type of private information, being serious threat. In this tutorial we will show how to deal with Backdoor.Socksbot detect and remove it from your PC.

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Backdoor.Socksbot program appears itself as a wholesome computer program, while it really causes havoc and injury to your PC. Unlike malware and computer worms, Backdoor.Socksbot cannot develop by itself. You may require to remove Backdoor.Socksbot as infecting with Backdoor.Socksbot can create notable unwanted data processor working, disk transfigure, and network system traffic. Badly infected systems require a reinstalling of all programs with an eye to return to their functionality and recover after Backdoor.Socksbot presence or incorrect Backdoor.Socksbot removal. In 2006 Microsoft Co. released its Backdoor.Socksbot removal tool which is Windows Defender software which is in on-default package of Windows Vista and Windows 7. Backdoor.Socksbot can be scanned by Backdoor.Socksbot removal tools when performing Backdoor.Socksbot removal stopping any attempts of it to penetrate in the platform.

Threat indicator: HIGH

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Win32 (Windows 9x, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Seven)

Backdoor.Socksbot infiltration

As we already said there numerous ways trojan can get to your PC from the internet. Backdoor.Socksbot copies its file(s) to your hard disk. File name typical to Backdoor.Socksbot is Socks8080.exe. Then it runs itself and creates new startup key in registry with name Backdoor.Socksbot and value Socks8080.exe. If you will look into running processes list you will see some extra process with name like Socks8080.exe or any random name that uses decent amount of your CPU.

If you would like to remove Backdoor.Socksbot use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool (see below)

Automatic Trojan Removal

So what is Backdoor.Socksbot Removal Tool? Basically, it is the tool that will remove every file and registry key that was created by Backdoor.Socksbot. It was created after analyzing all versions and types of this threat on test PCs and every file and key was added to the database. Removal Tool is updated regularly to make sure it can remove latest versions of Backdoor.Socksbot:

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How to remove Backdoor.Socksbot manually?

During all time since adding Backdoor.Socksbot to our database we track it changes and add them in the list below, removing files mentioned from your hard drive and deleting them from starup list and also unregistering all corresponding DLLs will result cleaning your computer drom the trojan. But also, missing DLL's that can be removed or corrupted by Backdoor.Socksbot should be restored from your Windows CD .

So, here is the simple process to remove Backdoor.Socksbot:

1. Delete following processes form startup and files from your hard drive:

  • Proxyspam.exe
  • Socks8080.exe

2. Delete the following folders that are assosiated with Backdoor.Socksbot:

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3. Finally, remove this registry keys:

  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\Lsa
    Value: Microsoft Update

Warning: Sometimes, trojan can use system file names or randomly generated names for its executable. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

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