Hello, I was surfing the internet and suddenly noticed a window appearing showing me that something has been downloaded, and next my AVG soon popped up to tell me that some files are infected with this Malsign.generic.6C7, but I am just frustrated that AVG can’t completely clean this infection from my laptop. I even install other antivirus tool, but it doesn’t help either. You know I am not a computer guy, so can you please help me?

Brief Introduction of Malsign.generic.6C7 Virus

Malsign.generic.6C7 virus is a kind of Trojan horse which usually likes to attack windows computer. At the beginning, this virus seems no harm to computer as nothing else is changed expect the antivirus says some files are infected. But gradually, this virus will modify browser default settings like your start page, default search tool or other default settings, actually in this way this virus controls your web browser. Next you will find many popup message, ads, bogus updates, fake security banner, fitness discount ads, or coupons keep displaying on the webpage you visit. And even though you still see your default search tool like Google on web browser, you will be redirected to other wrong search results. DNS settings are sometimes changed without any permission, and you can’t access the Internet. Some exe files shows on desktop but can’t be deleted. Actually this Malsign.generic.6C7 virus changes or disables some system files, then error exe files come up. This virus is very stubborn as it can keep reduplicating and rooting its files into system like start-up items, registry editor, program files or windows folder.

Malsign.generic.6C7 virus has the ability to disable the firewall of antivirus program. If the antivirus has no ability to protect your computer, the computer will be infected with more other computer threats like adware, malware, virus, spyware or ransomware. Once computer gets many threats, the security of computer will be more vulnerable. And since computer gets this Malsign.generic.6C7 virus, it starts to work slowly and computer performance will slow down. The CPU usage percentage is suddenly up to 100%. And if you can’t remove it as soon as possible, the virus will gradually damage the hardware to completely destroy your computer. So you should remove the virus quickly to avoid further damages to system. Mean time you should bear some tips to protect computer in mind. For example, please don’t visit malicious and unsafe websites, as unsafe websites are hacked by cyber hackers and infected with virus or malware. Once you click anything popping up on the website, you will get virus and malware into computer system. Malsign.generic.6C7 virus could be also inserted into free-downloading program. If you install infected program, the virus will also be installed at the same time.

Some Traits about Malsign.generic.6C7 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 Malsign.generic.6C7 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 Malsign.generic.6C7 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”.

Task manager


>>>>>> 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”.

start menu


>>>>>> You will need to find out the suspicious registry files related to this Malsign.generic.6C7 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.

registry editor

>>>>>> After you find out the suspicious registry files, you need to find out where the .exe files of the Malsign.generic.6C7 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:).

Hard diskdrives

>>>>>> Basically speaking, all the related files of Malsign.generic.6C7 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.

System 32

Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:


Malsign.generic.6C7 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 Malsign.generic.6C7 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 26, 2016 12:30 pm

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