Why this Trojan:Win32/Wysotot.gen!A can’t be removed from my computer by my AVG anti-virus program? I tried thousand times to remove it by using different kinds of anti-virus programs, but none of them can eradicate it completely. I can’t locate it in my computer because it seems that it changes its location every single time. I don’t want to make the situation worse, so I need help to get rid of this nasty stuff as soon as possible. Any advice?
Brief Introduction to This Trojan
Trojan:Win32/Wysotot.gen!A is a malicious Trojan infection that can sneak into computers secretly via the Internet. Cyber hackers who design this Trojan horse virus can implant this Trojan into many websites and make it spreads widely all around the world. With a small size, this Trojan can easily be saved on the servers of web pages, which can make the infection infiltrate into innocent computers which are visiting those infected websites. Except that, this Trojan can be embedded into other free programs. Once people download those infected software from some unreliable resources, after install the infected application on their computers, this Trojan can hack into those computers at the same time without any notification. Also, cyber hackers can add this Trojan as a attachment in a E-mail, and forge the title of the E-mail that make computer users who receive this spam E-mail comes from a legit place. People can be easily cheated by the title and lured to open the attachment which actually is the executable file of the Trojan.
In the 3 methods that we have mentioned above, this Trojan can invade victims’ computers secretly. Computers with Windows XP, Vista, 7/8 can be the main targets for it to attack. As a Trojan infection, it is easily for those anti-virus programs to detect, however, it doesn’t mean the security tool can stop the invasion of this Trojan before it starts to damage the computer system. This Trojan has already infected the whole system before it has been detected by the security tool. In order to stay longer on the infected computer, this Trojan is able to replicate itself and disperse to many locations on the hard drive; also, if an anti-virus program is installed on the infected computer, it can also be damaged by this Trojan:Win32/Wysotot.gen!A can disable the anti-virus software from the system registry. The system firewall can also be turned off for no reason.
With a low security level, many other viruses and Trojans can sneak into the infected computers without PC users’ approval and notice. It is not a happy thing to put your own computer in danger. The most evil purpose of this Trojan is that it can establish illegal access to the infected machines for hackers, which can let the hackers do everything they want on the target computers. Generally, hackers aim on stealing financial details from the infected computers so that they can get illegal benefits.
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 Trojan.
-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:Win32/Wysotot.gen!A 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:Win32/Wysotot.gen!A is a baleful Trojan horse virus which targets on Windows OS computers. This Trojan infection is easily detected by anti-virus program; on the contrary, the removal of this stuff has never been easily. This Trojan can damage the infected system by corrupting the system files and changing system settings arbitrary. It is necessary to get it removed as soon as possible before it make severe damage to the infected system.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Trojan:Win32/Wysotot.gen!A? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on May 26, 2014 3:50 am