I ever heard that Trojan horse is very dangerous and harmful to computer system, but I never take care much about that. Now my laptop has Trojan.Virtumonde! I am now as nervous as the antivirus also cannot remove it completely. Every time when I run a full scan then antivirus will tell me Trojan.Virtumonde is still there. It is stubborn. I don’t have enough computer knowledge, so I hope your guys could help me out of this issue.
Trojan.Virtumonde Virus Description:
Trojan.Virtumonde has been classified as a dangerous Trojan horse to attack windows computer. With coming of this virus on your computer, you will find many computer problems that you have never met will happen on computer. For example, web browser will be added with malicious codes, as Trojan.Virtumonde virus can bring malware like redirect infection to hijack and take control the browser. The homepage and search engine will totally be changed with another site. Then you will be redirected to strange and malicious sites whenever you want to search things. Ads pop up randomly to interrupt you. Besides, Trojan.Virtumonde is able to modify HOST files of system to block you to access security websites. You’re even not allowed to download new program into computer because this virus blocks to install security tool. Trojan.Virtumonde virus enters registry entry, alters system files and adds itself into start-up items. So once you boot up computer, this virus will automatically activate and start a series of malicious actions to computer. Gradually, computer performance will be slow down and becomes sluggish. It always gets stuck when you’re browsing the Internet. Even you may see blue screen of death. Even worse, this virus may damage troubleshooting modes.
Trojan.Virtumonde virus must be removed as soon as possible to avoid more computer damages. And when you’re browsing online, you should pay attention to suspicious things and block it access your computer. Usually those corrupted websites especially porn websites are infected with this Trojan infection. The extension or code of Trojan.Virtumonde virus can be added into those websites by professional hackers who are qualified with computer knowledge. When people visit those corrupted websites, this pesky virus will quickly drop on system without your notice. Besides, it may be spread through peer-to-peer file sharing network, internet-based online PC games ads, social media websites ads pops- up and infected removable storage device as well as infested online media files. Therefore, you should pay attention to what you do online. You should be cautious and don’t click on things you think suspicious. If you accidentally open unsafe sites, please close it soon, otherwise you will bring virus like Trojan.Virtumonde.
Some Traits about Trojan.Virtumonde Virus
-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.
-Can redirect you to pages you don’t want all the time no matter what you are doing.
-Take a long time to turn on or shut down your computer
-Your sensitive information can be stolen by hacker who can access to your computer with the help of this Trojan.Virtumonde.
-May pretend as an anti-virus program and cheat you that computer is in dangerous, and ask you to pay to remove the threats.
Warm prompt: It’s complicated for people who are not computer savvy or not familiar with the virus to remove the Trojan.Virtumonde virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:
Removal Guide for PCs with Windows OS
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.
>>>>>> Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys simultaneously to get the Task Manager to stop the active processes of Trojan.Virtumonde virus. To do this, you will need to click the “Processes” tag at the top then find out suspicious processes and right click on them and select “End Process”.
>>>>>> Click “Start” menu at the lower left corner and type “regedit” in the search programs and files box and press Enter key. Then you will open the “Registry Editor”.
>>>>>> You will need to find out the suspicious registry files related to this Trojan.Virtumonde virus in the Registry Editor, They are usually located in: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE. You need to distinguish them from their “Name” and “Data” at the right column. All of them will be randomly distributed. If you are not good at this, ask for an expert for help.
>>>>>> After you find out the suspicious registry files, you need to find out where the .exe files of the Trojan.Virtumonde virus locates. Usually, they will be in the operating system drive. To open it, you will need to click Start menu > Computer & My computer. Generally speaking, the Operating System drive is Local Disk (C:).
>>>>>> Basically speaking, all the related files of Trojan.Virtumonde virus will be located in Windows > System32. Find out all the files of the Trojan virus and delete them. Make sure that all the files you deleted are viruses, but not the files of the operating system. Any mistakes will cause data loss even system crash.
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:
Trojan.Virtumonde virus can severely attack your computer once it gets on your PC. It corrupts your system files, weakens the security level of the infected computer and modifies all your key registry settings as well as disables your firewall because of its root-kit. The CPU usage percentage will become higher than before, which will cause constant blue or black screen death and system freeze. this Trojan.Virtumonde virus helps cyber criminals remotely control the infected PC. So hackers can do anything on your PC and get any information from your computer or by tracking your online history. And users’ personal information like credit card, bank account details, log-in passwords or other financial information could be leaked out. Victims of this Trojan.Virtumonde virus will suffer from financial loss. This Trojan must be removed as fast as possible to avoid further damages if you detect this nasty thing on your computer.
Warm prompt: If you are not computer savvy or not familiar with the virus to remove Trojan.Virtumonde virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:
Published by Leo R. Oscar & last updated on July 16, 2015 4:09 am