What should I do now? This Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C frustrates me a lot. I have run Norton to remove it, but it’s still in system. It seems very stubborn. Do you have any other ways to remove this virus completely? My computer is new laptop and many information of my company is put on it, and I am worried about if this virus will steal those information for illegal purpose. So I need help urgently to remove this virus now.
Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C Virus Description:
Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C virus is also a kind of Trojan horse to infect windows computer. It’s stubborn and harmful and needs to be removed manually so that it can be removed completely from infected computer. No antivirus program can deal with it. So at first side, you should be careful of your online activities to prevent this virus from getting on your machine. This Trojan virus is usually spread on the Internet worldwide. It may stay on malicious websites where there are many different kinds of threats. Actually those malicious websites are controlled by remote hackers to insert those malware infections. When PC users visit those websites and click on something from those websites, Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C virus or any other kind of threat will be activate soon and install itself into your computer without your notice. Just one click will make this virus drop on computer within few seconds. In addition, those free downloading software is also a good way for cyber criminals to spread this virus. Cyber criminals can add this virus into the process of free software first. So while you’re downloading and installing the software you need, this virus will come soon. You’d better choose customized installation to install the program you need, and if you see suspicious app, you can block it. Anyway, you’d better pay attention to what you do online, don’t do something wrong to bring evil into your computer.
Once Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C virus resides on your computer, it will bring plenty of harms and troubles to targeted computer. It enters the operating system and changes settings of system. In registry editor, startup items and task manager, it will change or disable the system files, which will make computer run in a malfunctioned way. For example, some crucial system files are missed and computer cannot boot up. Some important programs are also corrupted this virus and cannot run normally or the program may not be in the original place. Some strange exe files will show on the desktop somehow and cannot be removed. Desktop background is also changed somehow. Internet speed gets stuck and this Trojan can work as a browser hijacker to redirect your websites to other dangerous websites. Web browser may get stuck and crashes down often and new tabs will not be loaded. Sometimes, the DNS may be changed to block you to access to the Internet. What’s worse, this Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C virus is capable to exploit system loopholes to open the backdoor for other infections to infect computer like browser hijacker, adware, spyware, worms, or ransomware. More threats get on your computer will create more loopholes in system and computer will be more vulnerable and weaker. Therefore, to save infected computer, you should figure out the way to remove this harmful Trojan malware soon as you find it on computer.
Some Traits about Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C 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 Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C. 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 Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C 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:Win32\Kovter.C 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 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 Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C 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:
Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C 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 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 Trojan:Win32\Kovter.C virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on May 27, 2015 4:39 am