Trojan-PSW.Win32.Dripper - How To Remove?

Type: Adware

Trojan-PSW.Win32.Dripper is a backdoor trojan, known for it’s nefarious tactics used to steal personal information including passowords, account information, e-mail addresses and so on. However, these malicious practices are not the reason for mentioning Trojan-PSW.Win32.Dripper. This parasite is increasingly being used by rogue anti-spyware programs, Additional Guard, Enterprise Suite, and System Defender in particular, to scare users by making them think their systems are infected. These rogues use the following popup to exploit Trojan-PSW.Win32.Dripper:

Warning! Virus Detected

Threat Detected: Trojan-PSW.Win32.Dripper

The popup also contains the threat level and the location of the file that is supposedly infected. The user is given the choice to “Remove All”, which will redirect him to the purchase page of whichever rogue is being promoted.

Make sure whether you’re infected with the real Trojan-PSW.Win32.Dripper or the fake one, before you panic.

Automatic Trojan-PSW.Win32.Dripper removal tools

Note: Reimage trial provides detection of parasites and assists in their removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.  We might be affiliated with some of these programs. Full information is available in disclosure

Manual removal


Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Win32, such activity can permanently damage your system if any mistakes are made in the process, as advanced spyware parasites are able to automatically repair themselves if not completely removed. Thus, manual spyware removal is recommended for experienced users only, such as IT specialists or highly qualified system administrators. For other users, we recommend using Reimage or other tools found on


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I am an attentive virus researcher. My interests include discussions about deceptive online content and rogue software applications. All of our goal is to minimize the risks that many people encounter during browsing and help them figure out the main hints that might indicate that a program or a website is of a fraudulent nature.

November 14, 2009 04:24, November 14, 2009 04:24

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