It seems that my laptop has been infected a Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus. The scanning report of AVG says it’s in my disc c somewhere. I followed the path and found the file but can’t remove it. After I removed it then went back to that folder, I still found the virus and my anti-virus still kept opening that report to me and showed me the virus. How can I remove it if my AVG doesn’t work?
Is Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus Risky?
Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus is another newly created backdoor trojan which has been causing lot of damages to users’ PCs. A backdoor trojan is not the same as some other viruses that can be viewed with their visible interface. It’s a tinny program that will run secretly under some operating system folders. It’s created to destroy the operating system in your computer gradually so that many errors will occur when you run your computer or even you can not run your computer any more. Some Trojan viruses has been created to collect personal information in users’ PCs such as some private things. If you don’t remove such kind of virus, you are not safe to use your computer because the running rootkit can know everything in your computer.
Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus has its own features. The very obvious one is that it can’t be easily removed by anti-virus. Many users found that even if they ran several kinds of anti-viruses at the same time, the virus can still survive. In usual, those stubborn Trojan virus always disguise as some operating system files so that anti-virus can’t scan them out from huge amount of files. They will be always given the same names as the operating system files. The danger of this Trojan virus can also be that this virus can make your computer in unsafe situation. After you have been infected this virus, the virus can bring in much more other viruses such as scam virus or fake programs. All those stuffs can put your computer in very dangerous situation. So once you got Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus, make sure remove it asap.
How to Judge If Your Computer Has Been Infected Trojan?
A. Your computer is something not normal as usual such as running very slowly.
B. When you open the Task Manager, you can find some strange progress which you never found before.
C. Some of your computer functions are unavailable or some normal legal program can’t run or there are unusual conditions of them.
D. It always constantly happens that your system has errors somewhere.
E. Later, your computer system will be totally destroyed.
What Is The Best Way to Remove Trojan ?
Depending on which level of risk of the Trojan has infiltrated your PC, you might find it is hard to get rid of this sophisticated worm. Some people have successfully cleaned out the stubborn worm, but since one of the primary functions of this virus is to disable security programs,so the method of using anti-virus program is not always a foolproof approach.
Please follow these steps to get rid of Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus manually:
Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC. Open the Windows Task Manager.
If that didn’t work, try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in taskmgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager
Step 2: Within the Windows Task Manager click on the Processes tab. Find the process by name. random.exe. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.
Step 3: Delete malicious registry entries.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
Step 4: Remove malicious files of Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus
C:\windows\system32\services.exe (randomly named)
C:\Program Files\Search Results Toolbar\Datamngr\SRTOOL~1\random
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Registry to Completely Clean Trojan:
Further more, please be careful when you try to fix Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus problem yourself. It’s not so easy for one person who is not familiar with the virus and not well trained in IT filed. The virus can change its name constantly, which will make the removal work harder to you. If you don’t have much knowledge of Windows operating system, you almost can’t find it out from so large amounts of system files. And you’d better don’t try so called free software to get rid of this Trojan since the virus is well disguised that anti-virus may delete some system files erroneously. What’s more so called free software may be another cheater. You’d better to find an expert to help you remove this Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus.
Kindly Reminder: If you failed to remove Trojan.Coinliteminer Virus with the methods you found from the internet, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on June 15, 2013 2:52 am