Yesterday I received a warning that my computer was infected with the Infostealer.Spyolog Virus and that my Hard drive would be deleted and do not turn off my computer. I used my Norton to do a full scan and know that many .exe files are infected. But those infected files can’t be removed completely. I know my computer should be compromised with Trojan horse, and some friend suggest me remove it manually, but I’m not a computer savvy and don’t know how to locate and remove the Trojan horse. I’m afraid I will do something wrong to the system and make system worse! Could you please help me solve this issue as soon as possible?
Brief Introduction of Infostealer.Spyolog Virus
Infostealer.Spyolog virus is a kind of Trojan horse to attack many windows computer. Trojan horse is very stubborn and aggressive as it can keep change its location and pathway to root itself into system, which will be hard for any antivirus to detect and remove the infected .exe files completely. And meanwhile, this Trojan horse has ability to reduplicate its files and use it infected files to corrupt more other windows files. Infostealer.Spyolog virus gets into system place like registry editor, task manager, windows folder, system files and start-items, and this virus changes and disables system files. If it corrupts start-up item’s files, some problems will happen when you boot up computer. You will see some error codes with a blue screen. Computer gets stuck at that blue screen. Since Infostealer.Spyolog virus corrupts system files some .exe files are missing or displaying on the desktop. On the desktop, those .exe file can’t be deleted directly. Web browser would be controlled by virus and redirects you to some unsafe websites or let you download some malicious rogue internet program. You even can’t download new programs online as this trojan virus block you to install security tool. DNS server settings are changed so that you can’t access the Internet.
If you can’t remove this harmful Infostealer.Spyolog virus as soon as possible, it will gradually corrupt the firewall of your antivirus even the windows firewall. Even worse, since computer becomes more vulnerable and has many system loopholes, this Trojan horse will exploit the loopholes to open backdoor to bring other worms, virus, malware, spyware or ransomware into system. Once computer system is infected with many computer infections, the security state will be worsened. Gradually this Infostealer.Spyolog virus together with other viruses will corrupt and destroy troubleshooting mode of system. That means even though you reboot your computer into safe mode, the virus still be very stubborn and can still create many harmful actions to system, and you even can’t execute any action to eradicate this virus, which means the virus will control the computer totally. Therefore, once you see reporting about this virus on your computer, you should take measures to clean the virus completely as soon as possible to avoid more and further damages to system.
Some Traits about Infostealer.Spyolog Virus
-Can slow down the performance of the computer, or even blue screen.
-Can create many junk files which occupy a lot of space in hard drive.
-Can download other malicious programs into computer, which make further damage.
-Can redirect you to pages you don’t want all the time no matter what you are doing.
-Take a long time to turn on or shut down your computer
-Your sensitive information can be stolen by hacker who can access to your computer with the help of this Trojan.
-May pretend as an anti-virus program and cheat you that computer is in dangerous, and ask you to pay to remove the threats.
Warm prompt: It’s complicated for people who are not computer savvy or not familiar with the virus to remove the Infostealer.Spyolog Virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:
Removal Guide for PCs with Windows OS
There is a removal guide of Trojan provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.
>>>>>> Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys simultaneously to get the Task Manager to stop the active processes of Infostealer.Spyolog Virus. To do this, you will need to click the “Processes” tag at the top then find out suspicious processes and right click on them and select “End Process”.
>>>>>> Click “Start” menu at the lower left corner and type “regedit” in the search programs and files box and press Enter key. Then you will open the “Registry Editor”.
>>>>>> You will need to find out the suspicious registry files related to this Infostealer.Spyolog Virus in the Registry Editor, They are usually located in: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE. You need to distinguish them from their “Name” and “Data” at the right column. All of them will be randomly distributed. If you are not good at this, ask for an expert for help.
>>>>>> After you find out the suspicious registry files, you need to find out where the .exe files of the Infostealer.Spyolog Virus locates. Usually, they will be in the operating system drive. To open it, you will need to click Start menu > Computer & My computer. Generally speaking, the Operating System drive is Local Disk (C:).
>>>>>> Basically speaking, all the related files of Infostealer.Spyolog Virus will be located in Windows > System32. Find out all the files of the Trojan virus and delete them. Make sure that all the files you deleted are viruses, but not the files of the operating system. Any mistakes will cause data loss even system crash.
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:
Infostealer.Spyolog Virus can severely attack your computer once it gets on your PC. It corrupts your system files, weakens the security level of the infected computer and modifies all your key registry settings as well as disables your firewall because of its root-kit. The CPU usage percentage will become higher than before, which will cause constant blue or black screen death and system freeze. This Trojan virus helps cyber criminals remotely control the infected PC. So hackers can do anything on your PC and get any information from your computer or by tracking your online history. And users’ personal information like credit card, bank account details, log-in passwords or other financial information could be leaked out. Victims of this Infostealer.Spyolog Virus will suffer from financial loss. This Trojan must be removed as fast as possible to avoid further damages if you detect this nasty thing on your computer.
Warm prompt: If you are not computer savvy or not familiar with the virus to remove this Trojan Virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on July 17, 2016 9:32 am