The name of this virus comes from geek story of Trojan war. This program is designed to provide unauthorized access to users computer. Such virus doesn’t replicate themselves rather they lead to viruses being installed on a machine. Since that computer who is infected from such virus need to be controlled by Trojan creator. Trojan Horse virus is a program that appears to be something safe, but perform some of the task such giving access of your computer information to the others and your personal files send to other systems. This is very common method used by criminal to infect your computer and collect your personal information from you system.
This virus usually runs at the background, users of computer don’t even know that their computer infected by Trojan virus. When the system is infected additional malware is installed and sensitive data can be stolen. This can be used as to track the cyber criminal’s activities. Once the virus penetrates computer security defences, means giving control of the infected computer to the hacker.
Trojan horse virus is classified into many different types of composite classifications.
Additional Trojan horse viruse are DDos, Banker, FakeAV, Downloader, Spy.
This virus is usually installed by the unaware users, So the easy way to avoid not to getting infected your system from Trojan virus is not to install software from the unknown sources that we discussed in above examples. If such virus infect any system then it is very difficult to remove, but still there are numbers of anti-virus or you can say anti-malware program available to avoid such damage to your system. So here we are going to tell you some of the popular free scanners they are: AVG, SpyBot, bitDefender, Malwarebytes, SUPERAntiSpyware, Sophos.