I have tried so many methods to get this Malsign.Generic.2E4 removed to no avail. I have Windows XP on my computer, also I have a paid version of anti-virus installed on my computer. But it just can’t help me remove it completely. I just wonder why the security tool can pick up this nasty stuff for me but just can’t remove it. That’s really bad to have this thing on my computer. Will my computer get troubles if I don’t remove it?

Brief Introduction to This Trojan

Malsign.Generic.2E4 is a sort of computer threat that can be detected by many reputable anti-virus programs. It has a long history since the computer was invented. To be more specific, it can be called Trojan infection. When you see the Trojan, you can clear know that it is a kind of computer virus that can sneak into your computer secretly without your knowledge. Cyber hackers take advantage of this infection to achieve illicit goals from innocent computer users all over the world. There are many variations of Trojan infection existed on the web, and they can seize every opportunity to infiltrate target computers if people don’t pay too much attention when they go online.

Usually, this Malsign.Generic.2E4 can be distributed on the web by cyber hackers. Criminals can hack into many websites to make them to be the proxy servers of this infection. Once the websites get hacked, cyber hackers can edit the malicious scripts of it to the web pages and upload this virus to the servers. So when people come to visit the corrupted websites, they can get infected by this infection as it can be downloaded automatically. In addition, this vicious infection can be installed when people download corrupted programs uploaded by cyber hackers on the web. It can infiltrate target computers while people install the really needed software on their computers. What’s worse, Trojan infection has a characteristic that it never comes alone. That’s to say, if your computer is infected by this Malsign.Generic.2E4, your computer can be infected by many other kinds of computer virus at the same time.

When this Trojan infection is activated on the affected machines, it can generate many unwanted problems on the target computers. Trojan infection aims on Windows machines all over the world. So it is necessary for every Windows users to keep an eye on their online activities. With this Malsign.Generic.2E4 running at the backdoor, the affected machines can get many troubles constantly. PC users can be disturbed by many pop-ups when they go online. The homepages on their browsers can be changed to an unsafe one which will not allow users to change. The security level of the infected machines can be weakened which can make the situation more dangerous.

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 Malsign.Generic.2E4 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.

XP task manager

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:


Malsign.Generic.2E4 is a noxious Trojan virus that targets on Windows machines all around the world. Generally, computer users can be attacked by this kind of computer infection on the web. With the help of this infection, computers can be infected by more viruses. What’s worse, cyber hackers can access the infected machines remotely without being known by the owners of the computers. PC users will suffer from more losses if this infection cannot be removed as soon as possible.

Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Malsign.Generic.2E4? Contact online experts for help now!

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on November 17, 2014 1:16 pm

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