PUP.Optional.LoadMoney slows down my computer! My Norton catches it but it is not powerful enough to remove it. I tried other popular online antivirus software but they do not seem to work on this particular PUP. How can I get rid of this potentially unwanted program effectively? Thanks beforehand.
Information about PUP.Optional.LoadMoney:
This PUP.Optional.LoadMoney is a potentially unwanted program which often comes from adware application or programs. It always gets to target computers randomly through free software on the internet. There exist a lot of free resources which claim to be free and professional but in fact are from different hackers on the internet. And this PUP is one of them and has been spread the same way as a Trojan virus. Because it is frequently caught by antivirus thus people often take it as a Trojan infection issue when their computer is infected with this potentially unwanted program. As soon as this PUP comes inside a target computer it will begin to drop malicious codes onto the system. It disables the firewall and other security tools gradually. During that more and more online spread threats will likely invade into your vulnerable system. PUP.Optional.LoadMoney will add useless system registries so your computer may not work properly after the infection. It is enabled by its creators to make all the data files and applications on the computer unusable. It will open backdoor for other nasty viruses such as worms, browser hijackers, Trojan viruses and others. Your computer may get more and more viruses if you keep this one inside. It can seriously decelerate computer running speed as well as slows down system performance.
With this virus inside the computer, various unwanted symptoms may be shown on computer. Your browser may keep redirecting you to other pages, and crazy and annoying pop-up window may be filled with your whole screen to interrupt your browsing activities. Besides, unknown toolbar is added on your browser and doesn’t allow you to uninstall it. Therefore, it is advised users to follow the manual removal instruction to remove PUP.Optional.LoadMoney as quickly as possible.
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.
Contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for removal assistance.
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 antivirus that can detect this pesky Trojan virus or delete it completely. PUP.Optional.LoadMoney 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. 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 PUP.Optional.LoadMoney virus from Registry Editor. The registry files are listed randomly. Besides, you need to delete the infection files of the redirect 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:
PUP.Optional.LoadMoney can be detected by antivirus programs as a Trojan infection issue. But it not only has the traits of a Trojan but also is enabled to cause other infectious characteristics. It will arise popping ups of advertisements and lead more and more risks get into your computer later on. If you check on your computer carefully after the infection you can find out more than one threat there. There can be browser hijackers on your browser which may be caused by this PUP virus. If you are not willing to have more problems on your machine you get to remove this devil completely first.
Note: Have tried many methods but failed to get rid of this Trojan virus? If you have no clue, please contact YooSecurity Online Experts in time to save your computer.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on December 23, 2013 1:34 pm