Win32.Pagun

Win32.Pagun can be found sneaking into computers posing as a program that is desirable or an update to a program that you already have.  It is able to do this most often through e-mail. However, it can be installed via peer-to-peer file sharing program, as well.  Users inadvertently install this malware thinking that it is something that will be beneficial but instead, it will only cause headaches and frustration.  These backdoor programs open up a port or backdoor allowing their author to enter at a later date.  The intent of these programs is to steal your information, ultimately.  Their capabilities include: keylogging, ability to prompt false alerts and remote access tool (RAT) – controlling your computer from a remote location.

AKA:
Backdoor.Win32.Pagun.a
BackDoor-AZV.gen
W32.IRCBot.Gen
Win32.IRC.Bot.based
Backdoor:Win32/Pagun.A
BKDR_PAGUN.A
BDS/Pagun.A
Win32:Hackarmy-M
BackDoor.Pagun.A
Trojan.Pagun-1
Bck/Pagun.A
Win32/Pagun.B

Related Files:
N/A

Category:
Backdoor Trojan

Recommended Action:
Remove at once.

Removal of Win32.Pagun is not easy but it can be done manually by deleting all running processes, files and folders.  The problem is that these programs make a habit of hiding their processes and files so locating them all may prove to be difficult.  For full scale removal of all spyware, you can try ZookaWare PC Cleaner.  ZookaWare PC Cleaner with its unbeatable 100% removal guarantee will work to clean your system up in no time.

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