Win32/Kryptik is a generic detection for a dangerous self replicating trojan virus that infects local and network Windows platform computers. Win32/Kryptik will hide in running processes and create multiple malicious files in the system32 folder and prevent security applications from quarantine or removing its files or updating its definition database. Win32/Kryptik has the ability to reinstall its files after deletion which makes it extremely difficult to remove manually.
How does Win32/Kryptik Trojan spread?
Win32/Kryptik trojan can infect computers in various ways. It can be downloaded via malicious drive-by-download scripts from corrupted porn and shareware / freeware websites, installed through spam email attachments, media downloads and social networks or executed by other threats on system.