My anti-virus program told that my computer had infected by a virus called Trojan Horse Generic19.BIFGU, and it can help me remove it. But, after I restarted the computer to make sure the removal takes effect, this Trojan was back! I can’t remember how many times that I did the removal thing, but all I have done were in vain. Now this Trojan is still in my computer. I am not good at computer, can somebody help?
Brief Introduction to This Trojan
Trojan Horse Generic19.BIFGU is a tricky Trojan infection that can target on all computers with Windows operating systems by attacking the vulnerabilities. This Trojan can be implanted on many websites, even some famous web pages. Once people come to visit those infected web pages, their computer can be infected by this Trojan immediately as this Trojan has a small size that can be downloaded within seconds. Also, free programs can also be used by cyber hackers to cover this Trojan infection; it is also a common way for this Trojan and many other computer viruses to spread. What’s more, if one computer get infected, when the other devices such as flash drive inserts into the infected machine, the Trojan can also infect the flash drive, once the infected flash drive insert to other computer, this malicious Trojan can also come to that computer.
Once this Trojan is downloaded on the target computer, surely, the anti-virus program installed can warn the computer user that this Trojan Horse Generic19.BIFGU is detected, however, it is not easy for the protection tool to remove it completely as this Trojan can spread in the computer in a very quick speed. It can divide and duplicate itself on the infected computer and hide deeply in the hard drive, also, many system related files can be corrupted by this Trojan. This Trojan can make great trouble to the infected computer. For instance, with many corrupted system files, the system can run improperly which means it will get many unwanted errors during the use. What’s worse, in some situations, the computer will get black screen or even blue screen to death.
This Trojan can waste much usage of CPU on the infected computer; the CPU usage can be 100% all the time which makes the computer runs slowly and it may take a large time to open programs. Except damaging the system severely, cyber hackers can use this Trojan to take control of the infected computer, once those criminals have accessed the infected computer, they can do everything they want on it and the whole process cannot be noticed by PC user. That is the worst part of this Trojan does, those crooks can collect personal information from the infected computer and use the sensitive details for crime.
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 adware.
-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 Horse Generic19.BIFGU 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 Horse Generic19.BIFGU is a malicious computer Trojan that can infect many Windows computers. This Trojan can be found by many anti-virus programs, however, it is difficult to get it removed. Once this Trojan is in, the whole computer system can be messed up. Computer will get a poor performance with slow speed, also, the infected computer gets many errors which can make the computer finally comes to a complete crash. It is not safe to keep the privacy of the computer user in the infected computer as this Trojan can steal them and send to remote hackers.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Trojan Horse Generic19.BIFGU? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on March 22, 2014 12:37 pm