Infostealer.Fightpos virus has corrupted many files on my computer. Norton just tells me that results but cannot remove it completely. So I don’t know how to remove this virus without the help of antivirus program. Now the computer is running at a slower speed, and also new programs are not allowed to install into computer. This Infostealer.Fightpos virus seems very aggressive. Is there any way can help me eradicate this virus soon? I don’t want it on my computer any longer.
Infostealer.Fightpos Virus Description:
Infostealer.Fightpos virus is dangerous and aggressive backdoor Trojan horse to attack computers running with Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8 or 8.1, etc. Once this Trojan horse gets on your computer, it will create more evil activities to damage computer system. It will change computer registry entry and alters system files. Infostealer.Fightpos virus will change or disable the files of startup item and then add its own files into there to change computer start-up settings. Then once the computer boots up, it will be activated automatically and begins to do malicious activities. It corrupts important system programs or files so that the programs cannot run. Or you will find some system error popping up to tell about this problem. Some documents and files are changed or deleted by this Infostealer.Fightpos virus, so some documents or files are not in the original place. Some strange .exe shortcuts will show on desktop and cannot be removed. What’s worse, this backdoor Trojan virus can exploit system loopholes and open backdoor to bring other adware, malware, worm and ransomware and so on to worsen system. And computer will run slower than before, it will often get stuck and crash down or even get a blue screen of death. Or computer shuts down and turns on in an abnormal way. Anyway, Infostealer.Fightpos is a big threat to computer security and worsens computer system. Once you find it on computer, please remove it quickly.
Infostealer.Fightpos virus is distributed online worldwide and aims at infiltrating users’ computer and help remote hackers to get valuable information from users’ PC. Usually those corrupted websites especially porn websites are infected with this Trojan infection. The extension or code of this Infostealer.Fightpos virus can be added into those websites by professional hackers who are qualified with computer knowledge. When people visit those corrupted websites, this pesky virus will quickly drop on system without your notice. Or it’s usually inserted into free software or disguises as harmless widget that comes alongside with shareware or adware. If you download or install those softwares, you will let Infostealer.Fightpos virus has the chance to enter your computer system. Besides, it may be spread through peer-to-peer file sharing network, internet-based online PC games ads, social media websites ads pops- up and infected removable storage device as well as infested online media files. To keep this Infostealer.Fightpos virus out of your computer, you should be careful with your online behavior. Otherwise, once this Infostealer.Fightpos virus gets on your computer, it will also help remote hackers to steal your important personal data for illegal purpose. Therefore, you’re strongly suggested to remove this virus as soon as possible.
Some Traits about Infostealer.Fightpos 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 Infostealer.Fightpos 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 Infostealer.Fightpos. 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 Infostealer.Fightpos 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 Infostealer.Fightpos 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.
>>>>>> After you find out the suspicious registry files, you need to find out where the .exe files of the Infostealer.Fightpos Trojan virus locate. 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 Infostealer.Fightpos 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:
Infostealer.Fightpos 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 Infostealer.Fightpos 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 Infostealer.Fightpos virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on May 27, 2015 4:09 am