TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A is a Trojan delivered to the victim as an attached file to a spam email message. Several security solutions use the TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A notification to warn users about a Gootripor malware infection that is employed by cyber criminals to gain access to the targeted machine and perform malicious activities. The TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A is known to cause system slowdowns and crashes. The Gootripor Trojan is also used by hackers to involve the compromised PC in DDoS attacks and Bitcoin mining. The threat is capable to connect to a remote server and download other malware, allowing the attackers to get their hands on your sensitive data and banking credentials. Malware experts recommend the immediate removal of Gootripor with a competent anti-spyware solution.
TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A Technical Details
Microsoft malware researchers report that once installed, TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A connects to a remote server ww2.infra.sysecur.com using port 80.
- Download and run suspicious files, like updates or other malware.
- Receive configuration data.
- Upload information from the affected machine.
- Receive instructions from the threat’s authors.
TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A may also create a mutex on the compromised PC: 0092109229201212019 and use it as an infection marker.
Trojan horses are usually delivered to the targeted machine as attachments to spam emails. To trick users into downloading it hackers often design the message as a regular bank email or a note from another legitimate institution.
PC users are advised to be extra careful and never download suspicious attachments.
Other distribution techniques include drive-by-downloads, bundling and corrupted websites. The mindful approach to free download pages is crucial for the safety of your system.
How to Remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Your Computer?
Experts recommend running a full system scan in order to detect TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A and any additional malware the Trojan might have downloaded on your machine. TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A can be deleted with a trusted AV tool. The manual below will help you remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A and any associated threats permanently.
Spy Hunter scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the anti-malware tool.Find Out More About SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool / How to Uninstall SpyHunter
- Guide 1: How to Remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A
Step 2: Uninstall TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A and related software from Windows
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A via Step 1 above:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove malware from your Mac
Remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Erase TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Uninstall TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A will be removed.
Eliminate TrojanProxy:Win32/Gootripor.A from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.