I’m curious about why I keep getting a message that my anti-virus program keeps trying to remove a virus called Trojan.Pandex!inf. Every time I turn on my computer, I can get this message, it is very annoying to me. I have a paid version anti-virus software, why can’t it remove this virus for me? Is there something wrong on my computer? How do I fix this? Please advise.
Brief Introduction to This Trojan
If you found a message about this Trojan.Pandex!inf on your computer, that is to say your computer has been attacked by a malicious Trojan horse infection which can generate fatal problems to the whole system. It is an extremely severe computer infection that has been reported by many computer users. They claims that even they have powerful anti-virus programs installed on their computers, this Trojan can still stay on the system for a long time without being removed. This Trojan is designed to weaken the security level of the infected computer, so in this case, the system firewall and other protection including the anti-virus software can all be disabled. Without any protection, the infected computer can be messed up completely as many other kinds of computers will come to the system from the Internet with the help of this Trojan.
Trojan virus is a kind of computer infection that has a specific target ground. Computers which run Windows operating systems can be the main targets of this Trojan.Pandex!inf. From Windows XP, Windows Vista to Windows 7 and Windows 8, all computers with the listed systems can be targeted by this infection. Cyber hackers can take advantage of the Internet to get this Trojan virus spread to all over the world. Those bad guys can hack into many websites and corrupt them as the proxy servers of this virus. They would edit the malicious scripts to the web pages and upload the virus file to the servers. So when people visit those infected websites, they can get this infection downloaded on the background.
In addition, this Trojan.Pandex!inf Trojan can also be installed when people download freeware on their computers. Cyber criminals can use those software that commonly needed as the covers for this Trojan, so as soon as people install the corrupted programs to their machines, this Trojan can be installed as well. Once this infection gets infiltrated, it can start its vicious work right away. It would add its own data into the system registry to make sure it can be activated once the infected machine is on. Also, it can corrupt some system files to avoid being detected by anti-virus programs. Plus, it can spread itself to many locations on the hard drive which can also increase the difficulty for security tools to remove it.
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 Trojan.Pandex!inf 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.
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:
Once you get this Trojan.Pandex!inf infection on your computer, the performance of your computer can be poorer and poorer as this Trojan can mess up the whole system from many aspects. The security system on the affected machine can be disabled by this infection which can make it be compromised to be attacked by more computer viruses on the Internet. So, it needs to be removed in time to make sure the situation won’t go even worse.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Trojan.Pandex!inf? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on February 6, 2015 5:58 am