Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347 is a malicious code hidden behind file with doc extension. The doc file needs to be executed in order that trojan could fulfill the task it is assigned with.
The file could be delivered with a message that contains it as archive attachment. Along with the malicious doc file there are other trojans within the archive. The message body might contain text saying that the archive contains safe files which might be of value for user and recommend extracting good files before deleting bad ones. It is not quite clear how user is supposed to distinguish between good and bad files, but, alas, there are many credulous users who accepted the invitation, if to judge by the prevalence of the infection in the worldwide web.
Removal of Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347, in most of the instances, needs to cover a range of infections that come bundled with it due to peculiarities of its distribution mentioned above.
Furthermore, the trojan is instructed to connect to web-page registered with Russian domain (.ru) and download extra malware from the contacted server. This eliminates any remaining doubts proving the only reasonable way to get rid of Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347 is to perform thorough free scan of your computer system using free scanner available here.
Type: Trojan horse, exploit
Detection date: 01.08.2011
URL: blocked\not detected
Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347 removal tool:
- Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347 may be difficult to remove manually;
- Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347 may download and install additional malware;
- Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347 may slow your PC;
- Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347 may generate popup ad’s;
- Trojan.Generic.KDV.176347 may cause system errors and slowdowns.