My laptop is acting kind of weird lately. The symptoms include a. a win64/alureon.gen!L alert keeps popping up every once in a while saying the PC is in risk; b. MSE detects it and seems to be able to remove it each time but it just comes back again and again; c. system keeps shutting down more frequently by itself. How do I get rid of this Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L virus?

Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L Virus Description

Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L is categorized as a Trojan virus which belongs to a large family – the alureon Trojan family. This kind of Trojan is believed to be created by computer hackers with the purposes to collect and steal personal information and money. Generally, a Trojan like Win64/Alureon.gen!L associates with malicious programs. It can help different malware, spyware and ramsomware get into the infected systems to bring all kinds of troubles. With the ability to go around antivirus and spread over different networks, TrojanWin64/Alureon.gen!L can infect many vulnerable computers all around the world. Thus, one should be careful when a Trojan like this is detected. Make sure it’s completely gone before using the computer for daily activities!

Speaking of the alureon Trojan family, other members which have been quite active lately are the Trojan:Win64/Alureon.gen!b and Trojan:Dos/Alureon.J virus. People usually find out this Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L detection if they keep their antivirus updated always. They run scans with antivirus and delete this virus. But they will also notice other non-belonging items listed on Windows Task Manager or Registry Editor which are suspiciously associated with this Trojan virus. Other than that, computers are still acting weirdly like the internet connections keep cut off. Apparently, this Trojan is not completely removed yet! It’s quite stubborn than you think, isn’t it?

In order to get an infection like this Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L, one should be able to connect to the internet first since this Trojan comes from the networks. Inappropriate online activities like visiting hacked sites or forbidden content and downloading unfriendly programs could all lead to this infection. PC hackers put this Win64/Alureon.gen!L online under hacked sites or within malware. Upon arrival, this Trojan will reorganize some default settings in order to make its stay last longer.

Therefore, in order to completely remove this Trojan virus, it’s better to go through the files and entries manually since antivirus programs have failed on the complete removal. Contact YooSecurity Online PC Expert now to get help online if you don’t have much experience in dealing with this nasty Trojan. If removal is delayed, more unwanted consequences could probably be caused.

Consequences To Be Experienced Due To This Win64/Alureon.gen!L

As mentioned above that this Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L can sneak in when one’s doing inappropriate activities online, system has already become vulnerable because of that. Once the Trojan is in, it can create system loopholes to get permission for other malware and ransomware. In the beginning of the infection, you will experience constant pop ups saying computer is in risk because of this Trojan detection. Soon, system will act differently. You could get more pop ups; the internet may be cut off often to stop you from surfing online; computer screen may even be blocked because of some pop up antivirus screens or police warnings. By then, the Trojan has successfully brought ransomware inside. All in all, the longer this Trojan stays, the harder it is to get rid of it and maintain a safe and clean PC.

Steps on Remove Win64/Alureon.gen!L Virus

Step 1: Open Windows Task Manager to end processed related to [Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L]. 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: 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 infection:

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

Video on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry


As computer has become a necessity nowadays, computer viruses have become more active alongside. Computer hackers can benefit from all kind of viruses which have been set in different computers. They help collect valuable information and record owners’ activities at the same time. Remote hackers will be reported and thus go ahead to make themselves benefit. Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L is one kind of these helpers. It first breaks through antivirus protection and sneak into a computer without any permission; then starts getting the system environment good for its stay. After that, it will start bringing all kinds of troubles to annoy and threaten PC owners into paying eventually. Hackers will be able to scam money! Hence, it is better to not use the infected computer for personal stuff and try to get rid of this Trojan ASAP!

Note: Have followed the above steps and finished the removal but Trojan: Win64/Alureon.gen!L still comes back? Contact Online PC Expert if you have failed to remove this stubborn Trojan infection because of not finding certain files or entries. With the ability to change, this Trojan can escape from incomplete removal always.

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on March 8, 2013 8:10 am

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