Trojan:JS/IframeRef.K is a threat classified as a Trojan and it aims to steal information from the infected computer system. Usually it invades the vulnerable computer system without your notice and awareness. It runs in the background by seeking discovered vulnerability and threatens your security and privacy. After it is successfully downloaded, it may insert itself into legitimate running processes, take over browser settings and open backdoors to download and install other malware threats on the affected computer system.
Furthermore, it can perform numerous damaging actions on the infected computer such as using your internet connection to send your private information to remote servers, as well as receive ads and pop-ups from third party servers, which causes much slower internet connection speed and overall connection instability. Just like other Trojans, it can collect user’s online account, password information or even system information and finally send them to a predefined remote IP address. Under such circumstance, your personal information or privacy will be exposed and remote hacker can use them for illegal purpose. As mentioned above, we can see Trojan:JS/IframeRef.K is definitely a dangerous threat for every computer users, it is strongly recommended users to remove it as quickly as possible.
Note: To save your computer, Live Chat with YooSecurity Expert Now, or you can follow the manual removal guide below to get your problem fixed. (For advanced computer users)
Some Symptoms of Trojan:JS/IframeRef.K Virus Infection:
1. This virus will reset the internet connection and keeps warning computer users.
2. Desktop background image and Browser homepage are changed with something unknown by this Trojan infection.
3. This virus slows down your computer speed considerably. This includes opening program, shutting down your computer, and slowing down Internet.
4. This virus pops up annoying advertisements while you surfing the internet.
5. This virus will shut down your anti-virus and anti-spyware programs. This virus will also infect and corrupt your registry, making your computer totally bareness.
Best Way to Remove Trojan:JS/IframeRef.K Virus Manually Step by Step
Please follow these steps to get rid of Trojan:JS/IframeRef.K 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:JS/IframeRef.K Virus
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:
In a word, Trojan:JS/IframeRef.K is a nasty Trojan virus which can significantly corrupt the infected system and is difficult to be removed completely by antivirus programs. It is able to drop more other malicious viruses into the computer and facilitate cyber criminals who created it to access the infected computer to gather your privacy. Some of your friends may receive unexpected emails containing viruses in your name. So it is a serious threat and should be removed immediately once detected.
Kindly reminder: If you failed to remove Trojan:JS/IframeRef.K with the method above, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely.
Published by Matt Johnston & last updated on March 31, 2013 11:40 am