Cliptomaner is a generic detection utilized by Microsoft Security Essentials, Windows Defender and other anti-virus products for a file that appears to have trojan-like functions or behavior.
Cliptomaner contains malicious or possibly undesirable software which downloads and sets up on the affected system. Commonly, this infection will install a backdoor which permits remote, surreptitious access to contaminated systems. This backdoor might then be utilized by remote assaulters to upload and set up further harmful or possibly undesirable software on the system.
What is the Cliptomaner infection?
Cliptomaner is a trojan that quietly downloads and installs other programs without permission. This might include the installation of extra malware or malware elements to an affected PC.
Cliptomaner is a is a broad category used by Microsoft Security Essentials, Windows Defender and other anti-viruses engines a file that appears to have trojan-like features or habits for software application that exhibits suspicious behavior categorized as potentially harmful.
Cliptomaner is a trojan that silently downloads and sets up other programs without permission. This might consist of the installation of extra malware or malware parts to an affected computer system.
The Behavior Monitoring feature observes the behavior of procedures as they run programs. If it observes a process acting in a potentially malicious way, it reports the program the process is running as possibly destructive.
Due to the generic nature of this detection, methods of setup may vary. The Cliptomaner infections may often install themselves by copying their executable to the Windows or Windows system folders, and then modifying the windows registry to run this file at each system start. Cliptomanerwill typically customize the following subkey in order to accomplish this:
Cliptomaner may contact a remote host at opencapture.co.kr using port 80. Commonly, malware might call a remote host for the following purposes:.
- To report a new infection to its author.
- To receive setup or other data.
- To download and carry out arbitrary files (including updates or extra malware).
- To receive direction from a remote opponent.
- To upload information taken from the affected computer.
Is Cliptomaner a False Positive?
Files reported as Cliptomaner are not necessarily malicious. For instance, users can be tricked into using non-malicious programs, such as Web web browsers, to unconsciously carry out malicious actions, such as downloading malware. Some otherwise safe programs might have flaws that malware or aggressors can exploit to carry out malicious actions. Must you doubt as to whether a file has actually been reported properly, we encourage you to submit the affected file to https://www.virustotal.com/en/ to be scanned with several anti-viruses engines.
How did Cliptomaner infection got on my computer?
The Cliptomaner infection is dispersed through numerous methods. Malicious sites, or legitimate sites that have been hacked, can contaminate your device through exploit sets that use vulnerabilities on your computer to install this Trojan without your approval of knowledge.
Another technique used to propagate this type of malware is spam email consisting of contaminated accessories or links to harmful websites. Cyber-criminals spam out an email, with created header information, fooling you into believing that it is from a shipping company like DHL or FedEx. The email informs you that they tried to deliver a bundle to you, however failed for some factor. In some cases the e-mails claim to be notifications of a shipment you have made. In any case, you can’t resist wondering as to what the e-mail is referring to- and open the attached file (or click on a link embedded inside the email). And with that, your computer system is contaminated with the Cliptomaner virus.
The threat may also be downloaded manually by fooling the user into thinking they are installing an useful piece of software application, for example a fake upgrade for Adobe Flash Player or another piece of software.
Cliptomaner removal process
STEP 1. First of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware.
STEP 2. Then you should choose “Quick scan” or “Full scan”.
STEP 3. Run to scan your computer
STEP 4. After the scan is completed, you need to click on “Apply” button to remove Cliptomaner
STEP 5. Cliptomaner Removed!
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