What is Trojan.Dealply and How to Remove It from Your PC
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What is Trojan.Dealply and How to Remove It from Your PC

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This article aims to help you by showing you how to remove the Trojan.Dealply infection completely from your computer system.

A new trojan horse, going by the name Trojan.Dealply has been reported to display disturbing messages on the computers of victims. The infection, like any other Trojan horse can cause series of unpleasant events that can eventually lead to your computer breaking into a boot loop, as some users report. The virus has multiple different types of variations, and they all aim to perform malicious activities of different types on your computer. This is why, recommendations are to immediately remove the Trojan.Dealply from your computer system In the event that you have suspicious of having it on your PC.

Threat Summary

NameTrojan.Dealply
TypeTrojan Horse
Short DescriptionAims to perform various different activities on the computer of the victim, like steal files, passwords, install other malware, etc.
SymptomsThe computer begins to display BSOD (Blue Screen of Death) and gets into a boot loop.
Distribution MethodVia malicious executables uploaded online, malicious e-mail attachments and malicous sites.
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Trojan.Dealply – Spread

For it’s infection process to take place, this Trojan horse may use different tactics among which is e-mail spam messages that aim to trick the victim into opening a malicious e-mail attachment like the one below:

Such attachments may be in an archive and they may be of the following file formats:

→ .doc, .docm, .js, .wsf, .vbs, .bat, .exe

In addition to this, the malicious files, infecting victims with Trojan.Dealply may also be posing as fake setups of progams, fake license activators, fake key generators as well as other types of fraudulent programs.

Furthermore, the Trojan.Dealpy infection may also infect your computer by simply get you to visit a malicious site, containing JavaScript code, which causes a fileless infection.

Trojan.Dealply – Analysis

When an infection with Trojan.Dealply takes place on your computer, the virus may begin to drop it’s payload by connecting to a remote server and downloading it via unsecured ports on your computer. The payload may consist of more than one files on your computer and they may be located in the following Windows directories:

  • %AppData%
  • %Temp%
  • %Local%
  • %LocalLow%
  • %Roaming%

In addition to this, the Trojan may also modify the following Windows registry entries:

→ HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\
HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Control Panel\Desktop\
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce

After having done this, the Trojan horse may begin to perform other activities on your computer, such as touch files used by Windows, create mutexes, create various other support files and obtain administrative permissions. From there, the virus may begin to use it’s tech to collect information from your computer, such as:

  • Collect data from the keys you type.
  • Collect your browsing history.
  • Steal you passwords and account names of the sites you have registered in and saved in your browser.
  • Take screenshots from your computer.
  • Restart your computer.
  • Send your computer into a restart loop (Enters Automatic repair).
  • Close system processes and driver processes, which results in BSOD (blue screen of death) errors.

Since the Trojan.Dealply infection can also perform series of other activities and can also download other viruses on your computer and update itself so that if you delete it’s main malicious files, the virus has copies of them and still remains active, recommendations are to remove it immediately, using the information In this article.

How to Remove Trojan.Dealply from Your Computer

In order to fully remove this infection from your computer system, reccomendations are to follow either the manual or the automatic removal instructions below. They are specifically created in order to help you isolate this malware firstly and then remove it’s malicious files afterwards. If you lack the experience in malware removal, the safest method and most efficient one according to security experts is to use an advanced anti-malware software. Such will not only automatically remove the Trojan.Dealply infection from your computer, but will also make sure that your computer stays protected against future infections.

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Ventsislav Krastev

Ventsislav has been covering the latest malware, software and newest tech developments at SensorsTechForum for 3 years now. He started out as a network administrator. Having graduated Marketing as well, Ventsislav also has passion for discovery of new shifts and innovations in cybersecurity that become game changers. After studying Value Chain Management and then Network Administration, he found his passion within cybersecrurity and is a strong believer in basic education of every user towards online safety.

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