I was so distraught with this Trojan.Agent/Gen-Falcomp. It came to my computer without any sign. I can’t find anything harmful on my computer. I have done several scans by using my anti-virus program, it detected this Trojan but it just can’t remove this nasty stuff. Is there any efficient way to get rid of this Trojan? I just want my computer back to normal. Please help!
Brief Introduction to This Trojan
Trojan.Agent/Gen-Falcomp is reported by many victims that it is a malicious computer Trojan infection which is created by cyber hackers with evil purposes. It is designed to attack computers with Windows operating systems all over the world. For those people who are careless about the online activity can be easily get this virus on their computers as the most common way for this Trojan to spread is the Internet. The makers of this Trojan can implant this Trojan to many websites that they have already hacked and taken control of. People who come to the infected websites can immediately get this Trojan infiltrated as the files of the Trojan is designed as one of the cache files of the infected pages. If one computer gets infected by this Trojan, other devices like flash drive which inserted into the infected machine can get infected as well, so that when computer user put the infected flash drive into other healthy computers, the healthy ones can also get troubles with this Trojan infection.
This Trojan.Agent/Gen-Falcomp can also be installed with other free programs that can be found on the Internet. That is to say, hackers can embed this Trojan into the freeware and publish them on some unreliable resources for people to download. For inexperienced PC users, they usually download the programs that they want from some sites which are not official. As an evil Trojan infection, Windows computers with XP, Vista, 7/8 can all be infected if the users are careless. This Trojan is contagious which can be spread from peer-to-peer share. In this case, computers in a same network can all be corrupted if one of them is infected.
Trojan.Agent/Gen-Falcomp can cause many severe troubles to the infected computer. The first thing for this Trojan to do is to disable the anti-virus program and the system firewall on the infected machine, so that it can help many other computer Trojans and viruses to come and make more damage to the infected system. The performance of the infected system can be slowed down as this Trojan will create many junk files to waste a large space of the computer hard disk. In this case, the reading speed can be slower and slower, PC user will take too much time to run programs on the infected computer, which is really annoying.
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.Agent/Gen-Falcomp 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:
Trojan.Agent/Gen-Falcomp is a fatal Trojan horse virus that can infect PCs with Windows operating systems. It can cause many unwanted problems to the infected computer once it is activated. Computer user will get a computer with poor performance if this Trojan has infected the machine. This Trojan can damage the infected systems by corrupting the system files. In this bad situation, if this Trojan can’t be removed in time, the infected computer will get a complete crash.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Trojan.Agent/Gen-Falcomp? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Michael Myn & last updated on June 20, 2014 6:35 pm