Antivirus program displays a warning telling you that your computer has been infected by the dangerous virus with a strange name Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB? You may think this is not a big deal, but then you know the virus is quite troublesome because it is able to regenerate after you restart the computer? Where is the virus from and what can it do on the computer? Is there a good method to remove it without damaging the computer?
Brief Information about Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB
Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB is a new computer virus released by cyber criminals that can enter the target computer and complete its installation secretly. Antivirus programs are only able to detect its existence after the installation is complete instead of stopping its attack. The virus could attack the computer actively even if you do nothing wrong when you are using the computer. In addition, the attached files in spam emails, malicious websites, links released by cyber criminals and free downloads from suspicious sources usually contain this kind of malicious virus.
Many computer users do not know Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB has completed its penetration into the computer until the antivirus program shows them a warning. When you start the infected computer, the virus will become active immediately. There is no way to stop it from performing malicious tasks unless you have it removed completely. It is able to modify system settings and pretend to be a system process. The running program will always be stuck or shut down suddenly instead of allowing you to save your important data. Sometimes, you cannot even start the infected computer normally. Computer gets stuck in the loading of Windows or a disk check. Some files could not be found in the original place. They are hidden by the virus. If you want to recover those files, you need to delete the virus. In addition, it has the ability to bring more other viruses, malware and spyware into your computer constantly. They will work together to reduce the computer performance and cause many serious system problems. The virus makers are capable of accessing to the infected computer at any time when the computer is connected to the Internet. They may be looking at you when you are using the infected computer. It is so terrible to let these evil people to know about your privacy. The virus cannot be removed by antivirus programs because antivirus programs cannot recognize virus accurately and it can regenerate with residual components quickly. Thus, you need to take manual method if you want to completely remove the virus.
Symptoms of Similar 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 computer virus or delete it completely. Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB 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: Check on your start menu if there are any programs that you are not familiar with. The strange ones will often related to the virus process as it can start automatically with the windows. You can press on Windows key or just click on the start menu to view it. Please notice that you need to click on All Programs to have an overall check on it.
Step B: To remove Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB, the first thing we need to do is to end its process thus we will not get the error message when we delete its files. To do that, open Windows Task Manager to end process related to this infection. You can 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 C: Always any virus files will be hidden files. So we need to show hidden files before we are going to delete them. Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options (As an easy way you can open a folder and hold Alt key and tap on T, O key one by one and folder option window will pops up). 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 Apply and then hit OK.
After we can see hidden folders and files we can go to system files and delete the infected files. The path of the virus often can be found from the antivirus which detects it.
Step D: After we delete the virus files from system data we get to remove the registry of the virus from registry editor to prevent it from coming back. You can get Registry Editor by pressing Windows+R keys to pull up Run box and type in regedit to open Registry Editor.
The following is how Windows Registry Editor looks like.
Step E: Delete all these associated files and registry entries with Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB 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.
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To Summarize Shortly:
Worm:VBS/Jenxcus.CB is a risky computer viruses which can damage the infected computer and record your personal information. If you are not careful when you are browsing websites or if you open spam email attachments, your computer will easily be attacked. It slows down the computer and messes up the system settings. Personal information can be acquired by cyber criminals through the virus including credit card or bank account details and social contact numbers. Therefore, the best way to get rid of the virus is manual removal and you should immediately begin the removal.
Note: Have tried many methods but failed to get rid of this virus? If you have no clue, please contact YooSecurity Online Experts in time to save your computer.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on February 23, 2014 10:28 pm