The Portless Trojan is a backdoor Trojan intended to prove you can hack a computer without ports. It does give an attacker remote access to the infected computer.
While Portless is only intended to prove it can be done and nothing else has shown up, it still requires immediate removal. The attacker could access sensitive information at any time. Just because the attacker has not done this yet, does not mean they won’t in the future.
Manual Removal Instructions:
1. Disable System Restore (Temporarily)
2. Delete the following registry value
a. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\PortLess
3. Delete the following registry key
Software Removal Instructions:
To remove all traces of the Portless Trojan and all other spyware on your computer, you will need to run an anti-spyware program. ZookaWare PC Cleaner is the only anti-spyware program available that guarantees 100% of spyware removal. In addition, the software comes with a 60-day money back guarantee.