Has your antivirus detected a security threat – Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop inside of the system? Is the computer running rather slow ever since then? Where can one pick up this Trojan infection and what can it do or has done to the system? Is it still going to affect other parts on the computer? What is the best way to completely get rid of this constant Trojan pop up?

Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop – How to Remove Trojan Infection

Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop (or the MulDrop Trojan) is one of the very active Trojan viruses that has been reported to exist in many computer systems lately. This specific Trojan virus can get through to different systems distributing among malicious web sites, links and free software. And because it can escape from many antivirus protections, computer users don’t really get how it sneaks into their computers. Unlike malware or spyware which can show up on computer screens as a program, this Trojan can only be noticed by PC users when it’s detected by antivirus and is showing in those security pop ups.

Generally, Trojan viruses (for instance Trojan Horse Downloader.generic10.asx) can come into computers bundling with other free programs or spam attachments. They don’t need permission from the PC owners to get themselves installed. So basically, when surfing online through malicious web sites and downloading files from the Internet that are from unknown resources, one can get this Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop virus into his/her computer without knowing. The Trojan will hide its evidence in the system while resetting several default structures for its own good. Experiences like insanely slow Internet and incredibly freeze programs are among the most obvious results due to this Trojan infection. If the Trojan is scanned and you’ve hit delete, it can still pop up again soon with another form or name. It seems endless to have antivirus deleted this Trojan virus.

Note: Considering the fact that this Trojan virus cannot be removed successfully by antivirus, please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts to get help on a manual removal process if you are not an expert yourself.

Trojan.Agent Gen-MulDrop Causes Risks In System

# Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop virus can disable the function of antivirus which somehow helps other viruses at the same time
# It can take up lots of CPU usage percentages causing incredible slowness on everything
# Internet runs much slower than ever and might be cut off every now and then
# Security alerts will also pop up constantly reporting different threats including this MulDrop Trojan to you
# Online third parties can even gain access to the infected systems with the help of this Trojan virus
# Privacy security is threatened of being stolen and used by cyber criminals to conduct inappropriate activities

A Step-by-step Trojan Manual Removal Guide

Step 1: Open Windows Task Manager to end processed related to Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop virus. To do that, press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys at the same time or right click on bottom Task Bar and select Start Task Manager.
Windows Task Manager

Step 2: Open Control Panel from Start menu. Go to Folder Options and under View tab, select Show hidden files and folders and non-select Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) then click OK.
Folder Options

Step 3: Go to Registry Editor. First press Windows+R keys and then type regedit in Run box to search. Delete registry entries associated with this Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop infection:
Run+Registry Editor

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[tmp]
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit”
HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\{rnd}=

Video on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry


Nowadays, as more and more viruses are being created every single day, PC protection tools can’t seem to help on every virus including the new released ones. Besides, there is this group of people, who are called cyber criminals, are usually associating with these nasty viruses. They can break into different systems with the help of viruses and benefit from privacy stuff of PC users. Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop virus is distributed through malicious web sites and programs which can get itself installed without approval from PC owners. Once it’s installed, it can cause slowness on system operations by taking up lots of CPU usage and yet can hide its evidence from PC users. The computer is running slower with the Internet being cut off more frequently and constant pop up security alerts all over the screen. The most dangerous part of this Trojan infection is that it can help cyber criminals get into your computer via inappropriate access and steal valuable info. So there’s no way of keeping this infection in a computer while thinking about all these troubles.

Note: Still facing constant returns of this Trojan.Agent/Gen-MulDrop and other Trojan viruses? Contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts now if you have failed to remove this persistent Trojan virus off your computer.

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on June 17, 2013 3:29 am

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