GozNym virus : Another Worst Banking Trojan
GozNym virus is not a new name in the cyber crime world. Since 2016, it has been known as a banking Trojan that mainly targeted the financial as well as businesses institutions in several countries. Upon the depth analysis on it's sample, team of security experts are identified it as a modified malware that mainly uses Nymaim and Ursnif malware programs in order to steal the money from credit unions, banks and several other platforms. Such a malicious virus has been specifically designed by hackers that mainly combine the functionality of banking malware or dropper in order to achieve their goal means stealing of money from several accounts. Since 2016, the developers of this malware has gained more than the $100 million victims across the entire or global world.
GozNym virus : Threat Profile
- Name of Threat – GozNym virus
- Category – Banking Malware, Trojan
- Risk Level – Very High
- Spotted In – April 2016
- Related Trojan – HOPLIGHT Trojan, Retefe Trojan, Cobian Trojan etc.
- Mainly Targeted – Financial companies, services and Large businesses
- Description – GozNym virus is a malicious malware that mainly combines the qualities of dropper or ransomware with banking malware.
- Deletion – Possible, to get rid of GozNym virus make use of Windows Scanner Tool.
Transmission Tendencies of GozNym virus
GozNym virus is known as a hybrid malware that mainly spreads or distributed via spam email campaigns. It's developers often send the GozNym virus related emails into users inbox by looking as legitimate emails from the companies, services, businesses. Once system users received the infected system file attachment or the dubious link then it redirects victim to the malicious or unsafe domain mainly controlled by the hackers. Besides this, your Windows PC may also get contaminated via bundling method, torrent attacker, file sharing network, unsafe domain, pirated software etc. Once it proliferates inside the machine successfully, it causes series of serious troubles. So, permanent deletion of GozNym virus is highly essential.
Malevolent Actions Performed By GozNym virus On Targeted PCs
- Infect victim's PC and record the online banking credentials of victims.
- Gain unauthorized access to the victim's bank accounts online.
- Steals users money and launders those money using foreign and U.S. Beneficiary bank accounts.
- Opens backdoor and inject lots of malicious threats inside the targeted PC.
- Highly consumes resources and degrades performance speed.
- Disables all security measures to avoid detection & deletion of GozNym virus.
Easy Steps To Remove GozNym virus Manually
GozNym virus is indeed a dangerous threat which should be removed from your PC as soon as possible. Below are the some manual steps which helps you to get rid of GozNym virus.
GozNym virus Removal From Control Panel Of Windows 8
1. Select Search from the Top right corner of the screen and then type Control Panel.
2. When the Control Panel windows appears, select Uninstall a program under programs and remove GozNym virusfrom it.
GozNym virus Removal From Control panel Of Windows 7/XP And Vista
1. Click On start Button from the task panel of desktop.
2. When control Panel windows appears then select Uninstall a program under Program sections and click on it.
3. Click installed on under Program and features Window.
4. Select GozNym virus and click on Uninstall.
For Windows 10
1. Click start Menu.
2. Click On system Setting.
3. Click on App and Features under system menu.
4. From the List select GozNym virus and click on Uninstall Button.
Delete GozNym virus From Windows Registry
1. Click Start Button from MS registry editor and select Run.
2. Type regedit on Run windows and click OK.
3. List of registry entries will appear and check the program under HEKY_LOCAL_MACHINE.. If you see unknown files, type program name with extension in search box . If you find any GozNym virus files then remove it immediately.
GozNym virus Removal From Microsoft Edge
1. Click More(…)->Click Settings->Once address bar opens.
2. Choose a Specific page->once the options opens.
3. Select custom->put URL to see the default homepage and click on the Remove button.
GozNym virus Removal From Google Chrome
1. Go to Chrome Menu Button>Tools>Extensions.
2. Select GozNym virus and other associated program and click trash bin.
GozNym virus Removal From Mozilla Firefox
Open Firefox Menu Button>Select Add-ons>Select GozNym virus and other associated program and click Remove button.
GozNym virus Removal From Internet Explorer
1. Open Internet explorer then click Tools and then Add-on tools and extensions.
2. Select GozNym virus and other malware associated programs>Click Remove Buttons.