Hello, could you please help me remove this Trojan.Shimrat Virus? I just got it when I read some novel online but the website seems a little noise as there are some ads popping up. I thought I just click on something wrong then get installed this Trojan virus. I know how danger is the Trojan virus from computer.  Now I feel computer begin to run slowly. Web browser often gets stuck when I open many tabs at the same time. I just want computer to work normally again, could you please help me fix this problem soon? I don’t want computer have move damages. Thanks!

Brief Introduction of Trojan.Shimrat Virus

Trojan.Shimrat Virus is a dangerous and aggressive Trojan horse to attack windows computer. When the virus gets on the computer system, it will soon sneak into those crucial system places like registry editor, start-up items or windows folder and so on. And this virus can change and disable some important system files. If the system files are disabled by the Trojan virus, computer will work improperly. It will implant its files to start itself at the same time while you’re booting up the computer. And as some important system files are lose, computer will act in a wrong way. Sometimes, the computer even can’t boot up if the key files of start-up is missing. Trojan.Shimrat Virus keep reduplicating and implanting its files into system to root deeply into system. And meanwhile to bypass the detection of antivirus, it keeps changing the location and pathway. This virus also changes the default settings of system and web browser. Your web browser will be taken controlled of this virus. The homepage is changed and you’re always brought to some malicious websites or links. Trojan.Shimrat Virus also creates junks to take up the rest of system capacity, and you will find both the computer performance and Internet speed become slowly.

Trojan.Shimrat Virus will bring other malware or virus to hijack the web browser even control your computer totally, as cyber hackers want to hijack your browser or computer to steal some important data related to you. And then they sell those important and profitable data for illegal money. In this case, your personal information will be leaked out in public, and even worse, you will suffer from financial loss if your online banking, credit card or paypal account detail is taken by hackers. To keep your computer safe, you should keep paying attention to what you perform on the Internet to prevent virus or malware from getting on computer. please don’t visit those unsafe and unlicensed websites, as these websites usually contain virus like Trojan.Shimrat Virus or malware thing, and once visitor open the site, virus-infected files or programs will soon get installed into system automatically. Also those spam email is a place for virus like Trojan.Shimrat Virus to hide. Cyber hackers pretend some legitimate organization to send you an attractive email to lure you click the link or attachment it prepares in email. If you really click on link or attachment, the virus will soon drop into system.

Some Traits about Trojan.Shimrat 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.Shimrat 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.Shimrat 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 Trojan.Shimrat 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 Trojan.Shimrat 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 Trojan.Shimrat 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:


Trojan.Shimrat 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 Trojan.Shimrat 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.Shimrat Virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on June 17, 2016 12:13 pm

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