Help! My Norton detects this Virus:Win64/Rovnix.gen!A in my computer and it fails to remove it completely. Now I find that my computer doesn’t work well. I don’t know what to do now, I went to the control panel to check if something malicious have been installed, but nothing harmful was found. I have tried to remove this virus by using the anti-virus program for several times, but it never goes away. How can I get rid of it permanently? Please help.
Brief Introduction to This Trojan
Virus:Win64/Rovnix.gen!A is a Trojan infection released by cyber criminals who want to use this infection to achieve some malicious purposes. It is small size virus but can make destructive damages to the infection machines. Computers with Windows OS, like XP, Vista, 7 and 8 can be the main targets for it to invade. Hackers who hold this Trojan can use the Internet to be the main cover for this Trojan to spread. Many websites can be hacked, once those websites’ servers have been controlled by cyber hackers, those servers can be implanted by this Trojan infection, which mean when PC users come to visit the infected websites, this Trojan can play as a cache file of the infected websites for visiting computers to download. Also, when people click on some unknown links, it can infiltrate to target computers once the malicious links are opened.
There are many kinds of computer software for people to use, so the free computer application can also be used for cyber criminals to embed this Trojan and spread to more victims all over the world. The whole invasion process cannot be detected as it will come to target computers during the installation process of the freeware. Trojan infection is a virus, so there is no doubt that many anti-virus programs can detect it once the computer system has been infected. However, if this Trojan is detected on a computer, it also means the computer system has already been infected severely, or put another way, this Trojan has infected the system totally by corrupting the system files and modifying the windows registry. Also the anti-virus tool can be disabled, the Trojan will not allow the protection tool to update the virus library to the latest version, in this way, the security tool will lose the ability to remove this Trojan, and that is what this Trojan does to stay longer on the infected computer.
The Virus:Win64/Rovnix.gen!A can turn off the system firewall as well. With a low security level, many other computer viruses and Trojans will come which can make further damage to the infected machine. The infected computer will get an abnormal performance. Black screen and blue screen of death can happen frequently and suddenly during the use. It can take a long time to boot up the infected computer and run programs. What’s worse, this Trojan is able to help cyber hackers to connect the infected computer remotely and secretly. Once the illegal connection has been established, everything on the infected computer can be leaked out.
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 Virus:Win64/Rovnix.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:
People who find this Virus:Win64/Rovnix.gen!A on their computers must remove it completely as soon as possible. If this Trojan cannot be removed in time, it can make deadly damage to the infected machines. It can consume a lot of CPU usage that can cause the infected computer runs slowly. To make the situation worse, many system files can be damaged or corrupted by this Trojan which can make the computer gets many unwanted errors during the use.
Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Virus:Win64/Rovnix.gen!A? Contact online experts for help now!
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on May 16, 2014 12:38 pm