I have Norton protection on my computer, but why my computer still gets infected by this TR/Agent.bxy.2? I know it is a Trojan infection that needs to be removed as soon as possible. But it seems that my anti-virus program fails to remove it completely for me. Is there a way that I can use to get it removed completely and permanently? To be honest, I’m a computer illiterate, and I don’t want to mess up my computer. Please help!
Brief Introduction to This Trojan
TR/Agent.bxy.2 is a dangerous Trojan horse virus that attacks computers with Windows operating systems. Mainly, this Trojan infection comes to Windows computers via the Internet by attacking the loopholes of the Windows system. Nowadays, cyber criminals have created many different kinds of viruses and Trojans, and they put those computer threats to many websites. Inexperience computer users can be hit by all kinds of computer threats by visiting unknown websites, especially porn web pages. Also, cyber criminals can use the commonly used freeware to spread this Trojan. Computer users can also be infected by this Trojan when they are lured to click on dubious links. The whole invasion process cannot be recognized by PC users.
Trojan infection is destructive to the infected system as it is able to damage the system gradually. Once it is installed on the computer, it can start its evil work immediately. As a Trojan infection, this TR/Agent.bxy.2 can do the same things like other Trojans do. In order to stay longer, this Trojan is able to corrupt the anti-virus program which is installed on the infected computer by banning the protection tool to run or removing the key files of the tool. Except that, the window registry can be messed up too. This Trojan can delete many other system keys in the registry and replace them by its own keys, so that this Trojan can be activated from the startup. Whenever the infected computer is booted up, this Trojan can start work instantly at the backdoor.
Once this Trojan is running at the backdoor, it can waste a large usage of the CPU, the usage can be 100% all the time which make the infected computer runs slowly, it can take a large time to open other programs and the infected computer can get many unwanted errors during the use. What’s worse, the infected computer can face black screen or blue screen randomly which can interfere the PC users from work. In addition, this Trojan can contain some other malicious programs like keylogger. It is a small program which is able to steal personal information from the infected computer and send the details to the remote hackers, also, hackers can use the Trojan to access the infected computers without users approval.
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 TR/Agent.bxy.2 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 TR/Agent.bxy.2, 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:
TR/Agent.bxy.2 is a nasty Trojan infection which PC users should not ignore it once it is detected on computer. If this Trojan cannot be removed in time, the infected computer can be damaged severely and finally will come to a complete crash. It is not easy for anti-virus programs to remove as it is able to replicate itself to many paths on the infected computer and corrupt system files. To deal with this malicious virus, some specific methods are required.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of TR/Agent.bxy.2? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on April 28, 2014 1:27 pm