Hey, I encountered a big problem. Several days ago, I clicked on a spam email link, then I have virus on computer. Norton reports that Trojan.Fraudrop virus has invaded into system, and many files, programs and folders are affected with this Trojan infection. I have tried many times to let Norton deal with it, but every time when I restart computer to take effect, Norton still says it is there. So is there easy way to guide me step by step to get this virus removed totally?
Trojan.Fraudrop Virus Description:
Trojan.Fraudrop virus is malicious and harmful computer Trojan which mainly attacks windows computer like Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10. This dangerous Trojan.Fraudrop virus enters the system, implants its codes or files into important system areas to change or disable crucial system files and programs. So some unimaginable system errors will happen and computer will boot up and shut down in an abnormal way. Since important system files are corrupted, some functions and programs will not run normally, or even programs cannot run. Some files with extension .exe will display on desktop and cannot be deleted. The web browser will always get stuck and freeze when you open many new tabs at the same time, and you have to restart it again. When you open many programs at the same time, you will find that windows explorer has stopped working and gets stuck there. Sometimes, you have to shut down computer forcibly. Your DNS settings would be changed by the Trojan.Fraudrop virus to block Internet access. The Internet speed will be slowed down as the virus will create many junks to take up Internet resource and system capacity. Anyway, in order to avoid further damage, you had better clear up the virus completely soon.
Trojan.Fraudrop virus is usually distributed on the Internet. Cyber hackers spread it via many ways. For example, the virus would be bundled with those free software installation package. When you download the software you need, you will also install this Trojan.Fraudrop virus into your computer. You’re suggested to choose customized installation to check if there is unwanted program attached, then you can block the unwanted program installing. Besides, those malicious sites are also the place for virus to stay there. If you open those sites, you would get this Trojan.Fraudrop virus. Or when you click on those pop-up ads, banner message or flashing things, the virus will also soon drop onto computer. Also you should not open and read spam email attachment. Usually cyber hacker can disguise someone to send you an email with an attractive attachment, but that attachment would contain virus or malware. So when user clicks on that attachment, the Trojan.Fraudrop virus program also gets installed. Therefore, when you go to Internet, you had better be cautious to your online activities to avoid getting this Trojan infection.
Some Traits about Trojan.Fraudrop 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 Trojan.Fraudrop 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 Trojan.Fraudrop 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 Trojan.Fraudrop 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 Trojan.Fraudrop 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 Trojan.Fraudrop 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:
Trojan.Fraudrop 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.Fraudrop 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 Trojan.Fraudrop 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 Trojan.Fraudrop virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on December 9, 2015 11:19 am