TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B employed by cyber criminals to download malware on a system that has been compromised already. TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B is typically promoted as a free program on questionable online software sites or pop-ups. The Trojan places an executable in the Windows Temp folder and starts downloading malware on the affected machine. As many Trojans, TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B connects to a remote host, allowing hackers to gain access to the targeted PC and perform malicious activities, such as involving the computer in Bitcoin mining or compromising your sensitive data and banking credentials. Security experts recommend the removal of TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B with a powerful anti-spyware application.
Trojan infections are delivered to the targeted computer as attachments to spam emails. The deceitful message is often presented as an email sent from a legitimate institution like a bank or an insurance company.
Users should be very careful and never download attachments to suspicious emails.
Other distribution methods include bundling with free programs and applications, drive-by-downloads and corrupted web pages. The cautious approach to free download sites is imperative for the safety of your system.
TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B Technical Details
Malware experts at Microsoft report that TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B connects to a remote server ni47282_1.vweb10.nitrado.net using port 80.
- Download suspicious files (updates or other malware.)
- Search for the computer’s location.
- Receive configuration data.
- Upload information from the compromised machine.
- Receive instructions from the hackers.
TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B is known to create the following file upon activation: %TEMP%\mm.exe.
TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B Removal Manual
Malware researchers recommend running a full system scan in order to identify TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B and additional malware the Trojan might have downloaded to your PC. TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B can be deleted with a competent AV tool. The manual below will help you remove TrojanDownloader:Win32/Wangbrax.B and associated threats permanently.
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