My HP laptop was affected by the Backdoor.Gwapoors virus after I accidentally clicked on a random pop-up message from the Internet. Since then, my computer became extremely poor and it got frozen up easily during my computer activity. I launched my antivirus and ran several deep scans through the system, but I found it unable to catch the Trojan entirely. My computer was in a big mess, but I am not good at computers. What should I do? How to save my computer? Please help!
Information about Backdoor.Gwapoors Virus:
Backdoor.Gwapoors is a tricky backdoor Trojan that becomes a big threat to worldwide PC users. It is designed to affect computers running with Vista, XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8, etc. and perform malicious actions on all contaminated systems. It takes chance to get into your computer while you gain access to doubtful sites, fake attachments and free download sources unwarily. Upon installation, the Trojan will exploit your system leaks to inject your computer with vicious codes like adware parasites, rootkits, malware and spyware, in order to take your computer at great risk. Moreover, the Trojan may go deep into your system by modifying important computer files, creating new files with random names and dropping harmful copies to the computer. The infection runs as a background program automatically, and it takes up lots of your computer resources and high CPU usage. Every time you perform tasks on the target computer, you will find that the computer goes slower and slower. Unfortunately, the best antivirus may still fail to help you get rid of the backdoor Trojan. Thus, you will need to remove the Trojan virus manually with sufficient computer skills.
In fact, this Backdoor.Gwapoors virus is a potentially unwanted program which users should have it deleted from your computer immediately. Or more damages will occur to your computer if you leave the infection in your system too long. Pesky system stuck and constant computer freezes may occur while you search the web, play games and watch videos and carry out other activities on the system. Your default desktop image, browser homepage and other computer settings can be changed by the Trojan randomly. Such a Trojan may open a back door for cyber hackers to collect your important information on purpose. It turns out to be a big computer problem nowadays. To save your computer, you had better carry out an effective manual removal of this Backdoor.Gwapoors virus promptly.
Note: Manual Removal requires expertise and it is for advanced computer users, if you don’t have much experience in dealing with such virus infection.
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Symptoms of Similar Trojan Infection:
– This virus can escape from most antivirus protection and get itself installed on computers especially with Windows operating systems.
– It can cause constant stuck or even blue screens on the infected computers.
– Computer users will experience constant security pop ups on the computers which may not truly represent the status of the PCs.
– Certain malware or spyware may be prompted by these fake security pop ups which will end up scamming money.
– Sensitive data like privacy can also be stolen and taken advantages by cyber criminals.
Manual Removal Step by Step Instructions
Up till now, there is not a perfect anti-virus tool that can detect this pesky Trojan virus or delete it entirely. Backdoor.Gwapoors has been updated by remote and backstage cyber criminals and is able to escape from the scan of any anti-virus programs thus it is hard to be removed or even found. The most effective way is to remove it manually. The following instructions need quite level of computer expertise, for manual removal is a complicated and difficult process. If you don’t know how to that correctly, please contact with YooSecurity online support now!
Step A: Open Windows Task Manager to end process related to this Trojan infection. To do that, press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys at the same time to pull up Window Task Manager; go to Processes tab on top and scroll down the list to find.
Step B: Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options. Go to Folder Options window, under View tab, tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
Step C: Press Windows+R keys to pull up Run box and type in regedit to open Registry Editor.
Step D: Delete all these associated files and registry entries with Backdoor.Gwapoors virus from Registry Editor. The registry files are listed randomly. Besides, you need to delete the infection files of the virus from your system files to prevent it from coming back. Those files are named randomly also but may be different on different operating systems.
Video on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry Safely:
To Summarize Shortly:
PC users should realize high threat level of this Backdoor.Gwapoors virus and get it off your computer at an early time. However, you should not always rely on your security programs, for the infection is capable of disabling your anti-virus programs and other normal programs badly. The backdoor Trojan causes your computer to have poor system performance and constant computer freezes. It makes changes to your computer settings and system files in order to mess up your system miserably. Indeed, you should not ignore or leave the infection in the system too long. All you need to do is to clean out the Trojan virus manually and quickly.
Published by Matt Johnston & last updated on June 9, 2015 5:47 am