Finding computer be infected by Trojan virus Win32/VB.CP but don’t know how to remove? Do you get such alert on your computer from your antivirus software that your PC is attacked by this Trojan virus? Do you get troubles when you want to delete several files of the virus? Do you fail in eliminating the virus for many times by using some virus-kill software? How can you remove this Trojan virus permanently?
Win32/VB.CP Trojan Detected by Antivirus
Win32/VB.CP is a Trojan virus which has a short name. It is mostly found on Windows operating system. Usually people can be aware of this virus by getting the warning message of their antivirus software. But it has been known that this virus is not easy to get rid of. People do have countless methods from the internet to kill the virus but they may realize that to remove the virus completely is not easy. There will always be several files of the virus that you cannot use any programs to delete. And it’s really hard for general computer users to find the files manually and remove them. Some security care programs say that they are able to remove all threats but in fact they cannot. One obvious reason is that, viruses are created and updated by its creators each day. A program which has been used by too many people always needs time to perfect itself to the update of any computer risks. A lot of problems will happen to the computer if we are not able to remove Win32/VB.CP virus. The most significant symptom is the extremely bad performance of the computer reaction. Not only the start-up of the system but also some of normal programs you have installed on the infected computer will take long. Some system errors will begin to flow up day by day.
Symptoms of Similar Trojan Infection :
– This virus can escape from most antivirus protection and get itself installed on computers especially with Windows operating systems.
– It can cause constant stuck or even blue screens on the infected computers.
– Computer users will experience constant security pop ups on the computers which may not truly represent the status of the PCs.
– Certain malware or spyware may be prompted by these fake security pop ups which will end up scamming money.
– Sensitive data like privacy can also be stolen and taken advantages by cyber criminals.
Manual Removal Step by Step Instructions
Up till now, there is not a perfect antivirus that can detect this pesky Trojan virus or delete it completely. Win32/VB.CP has been updated by remote and backstage cyber criminals and is able to escape from the scan of any anti-virus programs thus it is hard to be removed or even found. The most effective way is to remove it manually. The following instructions need quite level of computer expertise. If you don’t know how to that correctly, please contact with YooSecurity online support now!
Step A: Check on your start menu if there are any programs that you are not familiar with. The strange ones will often related to the virus process as it can start automatically with the windows. You can press on Windows key or just click on the start menu to view it. Please notice that you need to click on All Programs to have an overall check on it.
Step B: To remove the Trojan the first thing we need to do is to end its process thus we will not get the error message when we delete its files. To do that, open Windows Task Manager to end process related to this Trojan infection. You can press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys at the same time to pull up Window Task Manager; go to Processes tab on top and scroll down the list to find.
Step C: Always any virus files will be hidden files. So we need to show hidden files before we are going to delete them. Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options (As an easy way you can open a folder and hold Alt key and tap on T, O key one by one and folder option window will pops up). Go to Folder Options window, under View tab, tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click Apply and then hit OK.
After we can see hidden folders and files we can go to system files and delete the infected files. The path of the virus often can be found from the antivirus which detects it.
Step D: After we delete the virus files from system data we get to remove the registry of the virus from registry editor to prevent it from coming back. You can get Registry Editor by pressing Windows+R keys to pull up Run box and type in regedit to open Registry Editor.
The following is how Windows Registry Editor looks like.
Step E: Delete all these associated files and registry entries with this Trojan virus from Registry Editor. The registry files are listed randomly. Besides, you need to delete the infection files of the redirect virus from your system files to prevent it from coming back. Those files are named randomly also but may be different on different operating systems.
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To Summarize Shortly:
Win32/VB.CP Trojan virus should not be taken as an unimportant computer problem. In fact this virus is quite stubborn. First of all, the victims have no ideas on how this virus could get installed onto their computers. Since the development of the internet is increasing greatly there are countless files sent to the internet every second. But how can you tell which is safe and which is malicious? That is the reason why we can get viruses. There are people who are known as cyber criminals to create and spread computer viruses all over the network. When we visit some websites that have been decorated by the hackers we may be under risks. Be much more careful when you are on unknown websites. That can be helpful to keep away from viruses.
Note: Have tried many methods but failed to get rid of this Trojan virus? If you have no clue, please contact YooSecurity Online Experts in time to save your computer.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on March 22, 2014 5:59 am