How do I deal with this JS/ClickJack? It has been detected by my Norton for many times, but the security tools can get rid of it. I don’t know what to do now as I’m not a smart computer person. Now I’m afraid to use my computer as I have heard from someone that this virus can steal my information and someone I don’t know can control my computer. What should I do now? Please help!
Brief Introduction to This Trojan
JS/ClickJack is one of the most dangerous Trojan horse infections which is newly-released by cyber hackers. It can target on innocent computers from all over the world as it mainly uses the Internet to spread. Computers that run Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8 can all be the targets of this infection. It is not easy for computer users to prevent its coming to their computers if they are careless when they go online. This infection mainly utilizes the World Wide Web to sneak into target computers. As a malicious Trojan horse virus, most of the powerful anti-virus programs can detect this infection easily for computer users. However, in order not to be removed by those security tools, this Trojan is designed to damage the computer system from many aspects to achieve this goal.
This JS/ClickJack is very tricky as it can always change its location on the infected machines, and it is able to corrupt system files to escape from the scan of the security tool. Also, it can shut down the system firewall to make the infected computer be compromised. In such a bad situation, this Trojan can help many other computer viruses and Trojan to come to make more damages. Many system settings like system registry can be messed up by this virus arbitrary. This Trojan is capable to be activated from the start up as it can add its data to the registry. With this Trojan running on the backdoor, the infected computers can be slower and slower as this Trojan can waste a large part of CPU resource.
Generally, this JS/ClickJack Trojan is put on the Internet by cyber hackers so that it can be spread to all around the world through the network. Many websites can be hacked and controlled by cyber criminals. Once those domains get hacked, they will become the proxy servers of this Trojan. In this circumstance, when people come to the infected web pages, their machines can be attacked by this Trojan instantly. Also cyber hacker can send this Trojan to innocent computer users via E-mails. They can implant this Trojan into an E-mail as an attachment and send the E-mail randomly. With fake content on the E-mail, unsuspecting users can be easily fooled to click the virus attachment. As soon as they click on it, this Trojan can be downloaded automatically.
Some Traits about This Trojan
-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.
-Your sensitive information can be stolen by hacker who can access to your computer with the help of this Trojan.
-Cay give you many redirects all the time no matter what you are doing.
-May pretend as an anti-virus program and cheat you that computer is in dangerous, and ask you to pay to remove the threats.
NOTE: If you find any of these symptoms on your computer, that proves your PC is under attack and seriously infected. If you are not a computer savvy, Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts to remove this JS/ClickJack for you.
Manual Removal Guide of Trojan (For Computer Literate)
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.
Step 1: Find Ctrl, Alt, and Delete these 3 keys and then press them together to open task manager to end the process related to this Trojan, the name of the process of it is random.
Step 2: Try to find Folder Options in Control Panel, select the View tab, and then tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
Step 3: Try to find the files which relate to this Trojan, and delete them all.
Step 4: Click on Start button at the right lower corner, then click on Control Panel
Then you will come to the Control Panel windows, click on Add and Remove Programs
Then try to find the program which relates to this Trojan, highlight it and choose Remove, the program’s name is random.
Step 5: Click on Start button or press Win+R, then type regedit in the box to open Registry Editor, after that, try to find
C:\Users\profile name here\AppData\
Similar video guide to modify Windows registry:
People who get this JS/ClickJack on their computer must take action immediately to get rid of it. It is not a good stuff for Windows computers as it can help cyber hackers to get illegal benefits from victims. However, it is not a simple task for auto-removal tool to remove it as this virus can damage the whole security system on the infected machine. Manual removal is necessary to get it off from the infected machine.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of JS/ClickJack? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on February 16, 2015 5:40 am