A net friend complains: “My wife’s laptop has picked up this Atraps-PF trojan and I need some help removing it. It seems I am not the only one dealing with this pesky Trojan right now. Avast notifies me of its existence every few minutes or so.What do I do?” Are you in the same mire of this virus and don’t know what to do?

Do you know Win32:Atraps-PF virus?

Win32:Atraps-PF is a new Trojan virus detected in some users’ computers. In usual, this virus is found in this path: C:\Windows\System32\services.exe. When you get such Trojan virus infected, there will be a constant popup in the lower corner of the screen “Virus or unwanted program ‘Win32:Atraps-PF [virus]’. This comes from your anti-software. No matter you download what tools or software to deal with it. It seems very stubborn that it almost can’t be killed via any of these software. It’s a Trojan rookit virus which can direct you many disgusting link such as dodgy online shopping sites and porn sites. It’s a covert, tinny but powerful Trojan virus which can give your computer a critical strike. Trojan Horse Win32:Atraps-PF once access into your computer, it will generate some secret processes to attack the vulnerabilities of your computer system and your antivirus. It just makes use of the bugs of Windows system and the anti-software. Actually, the harm from Trojan Horse Win32:Atraps-PF is far more than this. This virus can make your computer system weak to invade.Many users will be confused that it seems they don’t do anything wrong, how does the virus come into their computers? Everywhere can be the place for the virus to hide. It may luck in some links, websites or some files such as documents or videos. If you click those links or websites, or download some unknown free things online, you may get the virus at the same time. In fact, as long as your computer has networking, it has risk in getting Win32:Atraps-PF virus infected. So, obviously, you have to remove this Trojan virus in manual way.
To make your computer healthy, Live Chat with YooSecurity Experts Now, or you can follow the manual removal guide below to get your problem fixed. (For advanced computer users)

Key sentences to judge if your computer has been infected Atraps-PF Virus

A. Your computer is something not normal as usual such as running very slowly.

B. When you open the Task Manager, you can find some strange progress which you never found before.

C. Some of your computer functions are unavailable or some normal legal program can’t run or there are unusual conditions of them.

D. It always constantly happens that your system has errors somewhere.

E. Lately, your computer system will be totally destroyed.

Best Way to Remove Trojan Horse W32/patched.UB Virus & Manual Removal Step by Step?

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC. Open the Windows Task Manager.
If that didn’t work, try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in taskmgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager

Step 2: Within the Windows Task Manager click on the Processes tab. Find the process by name. random.exe. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.

Step 3: Delete malicious registry entries of Win32:Atraps-PF.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\ \Win32:Atraps-PF

Step 4?Remove malicious files of the Trojan Virus
C:\WINDOWS\assembly\GAC_64\Desktop.ini
C:\Windows\assembly\GAC_32\Desktop.ini
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ping.exe

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

Based on various situations and computer skills, you can choose the following solutions fit for you.

1. Follow the steps we provide to manually remove the virus.
2. If you failed to remove Trojan Horse Win32:Atraps-PF virus Infection with the method above, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely.

Published by Leo R. Oscar & last updated on August 4, 2012 2:50 am

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