Malsign.Generic.AB7 is in my computer! My anti-virus helps me detect it. I thought my protection tool can remove this thing completely from my computer. But I was wrong! No matter how much I have tried to use the tool to get this thing removed, it always comes back after I restart the computer. That really annoys me. How can I get rid of this thing completely and permanently? Any advise can be highly appreciated.

Brief Introduction to This Trojan

What is this Malsign.Generic.AB7? For computers with Windows operating systems, it is a notorious Trojan infection that is distributed by cyber hackers. Those bad guys utilize such virus or Trojan to achieve illegal purposes and benefits from innocent computer users. This Trojan infection can be spread from the web as the Internet is the most convenient place to hid this Trojan. PC users need to go online to find information that they need, so websites are necessities as the websites’ servers contain a large amount of information that almost cover every field. People can gain benefits and knowledge from the Internet, also, the Internet just likes a double-edged sword, there are many computer threats like malware, viruses, rootkit hiding in the web. Under such huge threat, PC users can be easily attacked by different kinds of computer threats in the daily online life.

This Malsign.Generic.AB7 Trojan can sneak into target computers secretly without user’s knowledge. When PC users are surfing on the Internet, they can be lured to click on some suspicious links for curiosity, but this activity can redirect them to some malicious domains that may contain harmful materials. As soon as the malicious links are opened, the noxious threats can be downloaded immediately and automatically. PC user will not aware that if there is not an anti-virus program installed on the computer until the Trojan breaks down the whole system. Without any doubt, Trojan infection can be detected by most of famous anti-virus programs nowadays, but we have figured out that there is not a perfect protection tool that can solve all the viruses and Trojans that exist presently. Because the Trojan makers are more and more tricky today, the Trojan can contain the ability that it can be capable of damaging the anti-virus program as well as the computer system. So that is way computer users may wonder why their anti-virus software can detect the Trojan but will not able to remove it.

Malsign.Generic.AB7 can mess up the whole system gradually. The longer it stays in the infected computer, the worst the condition will be. It can corrupt the system files to make the computer perform abnormally. Also, it can slow down the performance of the infected computer. PC user will get black screen and BSOD frequently and if this symptom can’t be solved in time, it will make a severe damage to the computer hardware.

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.AB7 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.AB7 is a dangerous Trojan infection that targets on Windows computers. With the help of this Trojan, the infected computer can be attacked by more another computer threats. The information that saved on the infected machine can be stolen by cyber hackers remotely as they can use this Trojan to connect to the infected computer secretly. Without any hesitation, this Trojan must 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.AB7? Contact online experts for help now!

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on September 22, 2014 9:09 am

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