Suspicious Things About Disdain Exploit Kit
Nowadays, the cyber offenders are using Disdain Exploit Kit which represents a toolset to infiltrate the targeted computers and gain complete access through a remote server. This exploit kit holds the full details about the vulnerabilities in major web browsers, media players, plug-ins and word processor that have the Internet connectivity. Such vulnerabilities includes malicious commands which allows the con artists to perform various illicit operations onto the affected computer. It is responsible for installing any vicious Trojan virus by opening a backdoor and gain full control over the victim's machine. Based on the research report, the RMV security analysts have found that Disdain Exploit Kit is a copy of previously detected BEPS exploit kit, which is based on Nebula Exploit kit and it was open sourced a while back.
Cyber security investigators revealed that the toolset associated with this malicious exploit kit is one of the most recent exploit which is found in the Internet Explorer browser, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Cisco Web Ex and Adobe Flash Player. The creators of Disdain Exploit Kit is known as “Cehceny” over the Internet and it is also believed to be banned from at least the one major Black Hat forum, because there is no significant website traffic to landing web pages managed by the malware. According to the malware researchers, the criminal hackers behind this exploit kit rents the access of the program with 80 USD on daily basis, 500 USD on weekly, and charge 1,400 USD for monthly subscription plans. In order to take the advantage of this threat and other exploit kits, the parties need to purchase the subscription plan and also invited to log in through the web panel.
How Dangerous Disdain Exploit Kit is?
The people who are interested to pay for using the exploit services of this Trojan virus are provided with a link to a specific website and the accounts by racketeers onto the TOR network in order to remain anonymous. On the directed web portal, you will be presented with an interface which is as same as the one used by the hackers in BEPS exploit kit. After that, you can take the advantage of following features provided in the Disdain Exploit Kit and that are:
- Available Geo-location
- Website rotator
- Scan web portal
- Panel server is not traceable from the payload server
- Tracking of IP address and installed web browsers
- Exchange RSA key for the exploits
Therefore, if your PC has already infected with Disdain Exploit Kit, then you need to take immediate action for its complete removal.
Steps to Delete Disdain Exploit Kit
Step: 1 Restart your Windows PC in Safe Mode
Find the complete details on how to Reboot your PC in Safe Mode (if you are a novice, follow the above given instructions on how to boot up your PC in Safe mode irrespective of the Windows Version that is being used as Windows XP, 7, Win 8, 8.1 and Windows 10)
Step:2 Remove Disdain Exploit Kit from Task Manager
Press CTRL+ALT+DEL simulataneously to open Task manager. Find Disdain Exploit Kit Related processes or any other suspicious processes that are running on it. Now Select and delete Disdain Exploit Kit virus from Task Manager at once.
Step:3 How to Delete Disdain Exploit Kit Related Startup Items
Press Win + R together and Type “msconfig”.
Now press Enter Key or Select OK.
“Startup” option is to be selected on the Pop-up Window Tab
Now Search for Disdain Exploit Kit Related applications on Startup Items
Now Uncheck all Unknown or Suspicious items from “System Configuration” related to Disdain Exploit Kit
Now Click and Select Restart to Start your Computer in Normal Mode
Step: 4 How to Delete Disdain Exploit Kit from Windows Registry
- Press Win + R in combination to Open Run Box, Type regedit on the search box and press enter.
- This will Open the registry entries.
- Find Disdain Exploit Kit related entries from the list and carefully delete it. However be careful and do not delete any other entries as this could severely damage the Windows Component.
Also, after completing the above steps, it is important to search for any folders and files that has been created by Disdain Exploit Kit and if found must be deleted.
Step 5 How to View Hidden Files and Folders Created by Disdain Exploit Kit
- Click on the Start Menu
- Go to Control Panel, and Search for folder Options
- Click on view hidden files and folders Options, For your convenience, we have included complete process on how to unhide files on all Windows Version. This will delete all the files and folders associated with Disdain Exploit Kit that was existing on your compromised system.
Still, if you are unable to get rid of Disdain Exploit Kit using manual steps, you need to scan your PC to detect Disdain Exploit Kit.
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