Hello, my nephew yesterday downloaded a fake program into my PC while he was playing war game. Then he said there was something popping up to warn that there is a risk to my computer, but he didn’t care too much about that. So now this morning, when I turn on computer, the Avira automatically scans and tells me that there are some infected files or programs. I am scared and worried if my own information is damaged or stolen by hackers. So I need help urgently to clean this virus.

Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A Virus Description:

Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A is actually a kind of Trojan malware to attack Windows computer. Many victims very wonder how this virus can get into their computer. And when it accesses the computer, why can their advanced antivirus not delete it completely? This Trojan malware can keep changing its location and pathway to bypass the detection of antivirus. So it will be hard for antivirus to locate remove this virus precisely and completely. It keeps implanting its own malicious files as codes to modify system normal files. Cyber hackers usually spread this kind of Trojan infection on malicious sites, for example, if you keep search free movies, music or free programs on unsafe websites, this Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A virus will have an opportunity to get into system. Cyber hackers insert the virus thing into those unsafe sites as something attractive like flashing naked pictures, flashing porn video or item discount and so on. If you click on those stuff things, this virus or other malware would soon enter into computer. You’re suggested not to visit those unsafe websites. If you want to download program, please go to licensed and legitimate websites to get one. Meanwhile, please don’t trust spam email saying about you won a prize and can get the prize by clicking the following link to log in the website. That will let you download virus or malware.

Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A will bring disaster to computer performance if you can remove it as soon as possible. First, your web browser would be affected by this virus. It changes the default settings of browser and replaces the homepage with other unsafe webpage. Then your browser will be hijacked and you will be redirected to unwanted pages or links. You find many unwanted and annoying popups showing on the webpage you’re visiting. Internet speed begins to load slowly. Web browser often gets stuck when many tabs are opened at the same time. Since those annoying popups take up too much Internet resource, your favorite URL will be hard to load up. You will usually get the message like “This webpage cannot be displayed” or you will find computer’s Internet access is connected but webpage can’t be displayed, as the DNS settings would be modified by this nasty virus. In system, this Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A virus would keep creating system loopholes to weaken computer security state. Even the antivirus would be affected as the aggressive virus would have the ability to disable firewall of antivirus. If antivirus loses the ability to protect computer, computer performance will become worse and worse.

Some Traits about Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A Virus

-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.

-Can redirect you to pages you don’t want all the time no matter what you are doing.

-Take a long time to turn on or shut down your computer

-Your sensitive information can be stolen by hacker who can access to your computer with the help of this Trojan.

-May pretend as an anti-virus program and cheat you that computer is in dangerous, and ask you to pay to remove the threats.

Warm prompt: It’s complicated for people who are not computer savvy or not familiar with the virus to remove the Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:

Removal Guide for PCs with Windows OS

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.

>>>>>> Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys simultaneously to get the Task Manager to stop the active processes of Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A virus. To do this, you will need to click the “Processes” tag at the top then find out suspicious processes and right click on them and select “End Process”.



>>>>>> Click “Start” menu at the lower left corner and type “regedit” in the search programs and files box and press Enter key. Then you will open the “Registry Editor”.



>>>>>> You will need to find out the suspicious registry files related to this Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A virus in the Registry Editor, They are usually located in: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE. You need to distinguish them from their “Name” and “Data” at the right column. All of them will be randomly distributed. If you are not good at this, ask for an expert for help.

registry editor

>>>>>> After you find out the suspicious registry files, you need to find out where the .exe files of the Trojan virus locates. Usually, they will be in the operating system drive. To open it, you will need to click Start menu > Computer & My computer. Generally speaking, the Operating System drive is Local Disk (C:).


>>>>>> Basically speaking, all the related files of Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A virus will be located in Windows > System32. Find out all the files of the Trojan virus and delete them. Make sure that all the files you deleted are viruses, but not the files of the operating system. Any mistakes will cause data loss even system crash.


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


Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A virus can severely attack your computer once it gets on your PC. It corrupts your system files, weakens the security level of the infected computer and modifies all your key registry settings as well as disables your firewall because of its root-kit. The CPU usage percentage will become higher than before, which will cause constant blue or black screen death and system freeze. This virus helps cyber criminals remotely control the infected PC. So hackers can do anything on your PC and get any information from your computer or by tracking your online history. And users’ personal information like credit card, bank account details, log-in passwords or other financial information could be leaked out. Victims of this virus will suffer from financial loss. This Trojan must be removed as fast as possible to avoid further damages if you detect this nasty thing on your computer.

Warm prompt: If you are not computer savvy or not familiar with the virus to remove Backdoor: Win32/Mokes.A virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on March 9, 2016 5:26 am

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