Hello, I was just accidentally downloading a file, but this file gave me this TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos Virus. I have installed Malwarebytes and AVG in my computer, but when I ran Malwarebytes trying to scan and remove this virus, it failed. When Malwarebytes almost got done with its scan, Malwarebytes just stopped responding! This virus seems very stubborn and dangerous. I am definitely not a tech savvy, and I hope you guys could help me completely remove this nasty virus.
Brief Introduction of TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos Virus
TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos virus is a high risk threat to computer security. Once your computer is attacked by this Trojan virus, it will get many computer problems. If this Trojan horse hits your computer, this Trojan may display a red (possibly blinking) icon in the system tray, or it may also display a deceptive message warning the computer is infected; the warning encourages the user to download certain software that allegedly provides malware or spyware protection. Symptoms of a Win32/Renos virus may differ according to the particular variant. You could see the warning message as the one showing here:
Your computer is infected!
Windows has detected spyware infection!
It is recommended to use special antispyware tools to prevent data loss. Windows will now download and install the most up-to-date antispyware for you. Click here to protect your computer from spyware!
When you see such warning, don’t trust it and click ‘here’. Once you click on that, you will be redirected to some webpage or new window screen asking you to purchase support service or some kind of software which claims that it can help you fix all spyware problems. In fact, TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos virus can automatically downloads unwanted and malicious programs which can typically displaying erroneous warnings claiming your computer is infected with spyware and offering to delete the alleged spyware for a fee. Here we can know that this Win32/Renos virus not only does harmful activities to computer system but also tries to defraud people into paying a fee. This TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos can degrade computer performance, cause system instability, trigger blue screen of death even damage system’s troubleshooting modes like Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking. Error codes will often happen, and even worse your computer can’t boot up but keeps getting stuck at starting page with a looping there. If problems become worse, hardware will also be damaged.
Some Traits about TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos 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 TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos 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 TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos 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 Trojan 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 TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos 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 TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos 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:
TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos 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 Trojan 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 Trojan 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 this Trojan Virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:
Published by Leo R. Oscar & last updated on August 15, 2016 4:43 am