Do you know what Dangerous Trojan is?
Dangerous Trojan is a new error message similar to Unknown Trojan which we posted a few months ago. We have identified the Dangerous Trojan message as being related to the IEDefender group. Dangerous Trojan pops up messages in an attempt to get computer users to download and install Files Secure which is a dangerous rogue application.
Do you ever get the following message?
Your system was infected by dangerous Trojan.
Note: Your critical files can be lost!
Click OK to download antimalware application to clean your system! (Recommended)
The above message is what Dangerous Trojan will prompt on your computer if you are infected. It is recommended that users do not click on this message, it may redirect you to a malicious site to download rogue software. We have discovered that Dangerous Trojan may change Google and Yahoo search results to display fake pornographic youtube video.
In non-techie terms: There is no doubt that Dangerous Trojan is properly named because it is actually a Dangerous Trojan infection. Dangerous Trojan should be removed as soon as possible if you are infected or you run the risk of further damaging your system. Do not under any circumstances purchase or download any software that is related to Dangerous Trojan or it's popup messages.