Harmful traits of TR/ATRAPS.Gen2
Detected by Avira AntiVir Personal Security tool, TR/ATRAPS.Gen2 was classified as one of the most dangerous Trojan horses. When TR/ATRAPS.Gen2 invades into the PC, it disguises itself in Windows directory folder named System32 or System64 based on the type of the OS. The viruses can block Windows Firewall service in the infected computer. And no matter owners run Kaspersky or any other antivirus to rescue the infected PC, these security programs can just scan a few files and then aborts to desktop. As an offensive Trojan, TR/ATRAPS.Gen2 always tried to grasp any chance to harm the target system. It will automatically download a bunch of malicious software which are conductive to its own spread and propagation. What’s worse, TR/ATRAPS.Gen2 may create many malicious files which will cause the program malfunction, and affect and modify compromised computers' important system files.