What is a Trojan Horse Hider.OMK? How did it get into your computer since you have got full protection from antivirus programs? And where did you encounter this infection since you haven’t logged on any illegal websites? To completely remove it, a thorough removal is urgently needed.
Trojan Horse Hider.OMK is another newly released Trojan infection that aims at turning more computer users into its victims and collect illegal benefits. The other one that comes together is the Trojan Horse Hider.MPR. Once you have detected one of them inside your computer, please stop using this computer for any personal activities. It is believed that this Trojan infection can collect your information and bring them to remote hosts. What you should do is to get rid of it immediately.
You may still search online for a better program to help you delete this Trojan Horse Hider.OMK infection. But as a matter of fact, there isn’t a perfect antivirus software to deal with this virus as it takes time to make solutions for this newly created Trojan virus. That being said, you still need the overall protection from a legit antivirus program. Once this Trojan horse gets into your computer, you will receive lots of pop-up messages stating that your computer is in risk. What’s worse, as mentioned above, this infection can collect your valuable data. To be precise, it can create a fake website for you to sign in and give your IDs and passwords. So when you have noticed the virus, please do not conduct any personal activities on this computer but should focus on virus removal only. By doing that, you can minimize the dangers you might get from this Trojan virus.
It can bring more viruses and malware to your computer without your approval.
Remote hackers will be allowed to enter your computer and take away important data.
It may create more security flaws to break system vulnerability.
Lots of pop ups will show all over the screen making it harder to use the computer.
Computer will act slower than before till it’s completely stuck.
In case that any mistake might occur and cause unpredictable damages during your manual removal of Trojan Horse Hider.OMK virus, please spend some time on making a backup beforehand. Then follow these steps given as below:
1. Reboot your infected computer and keep pressing F8 key on your keyboard. Use the arrow keys to highlight “Safe Mode with Networking” and press E/Enter;
2. Open Control Panel from Start menu and go to Folder Options;
3. Under View tab to tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) then click OK;
4. Press Windows+R keys to open the Run window and type regedit to open Registry Editor;
5. Find out and delete all these associating files as below:
%Windows%\system32\[Trojan Horse HiderOMK].exe
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random]
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe(Trojan Horse Hider.OMK)
6. Find out and remove all these associating registry entries:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\”Shell” = “[Trojan Horse HiderOMK].exe”
7. Restart the computer to normal mode when the above steps are done.
NOTE: If you don’t have much computer background knowledge and have failed to remove the Trojan Horse Hider.OMK virus by the above instructions, please contact YooCare Expert for a fast and professional removal.
Published by Vinson J.Porche on July 16, 2012 | How to Guides