Trojan horse Dropper.Generic6.ANVH is categorized as a pesky Trojan that can open backdoor and drop other threats ranging from viruses, Trojans, and fake antivirus product. Once infected, it attacks your computer seriously in all aspects. Users must be surprised that why the virus can sneak into the computer since they already have anti-virus program installed. Users should know lots of viruses are created each day and it always takes time for anti-virus software to make solutions for the latest viruses.
This virus infiltrates into the compromised PC system without a user’s knowledge and permission. If unluckily your computer is infected with Trojan horse Dropper.Generic6.ANVH, an immediate removal is needed. Once installed, you will detect your PC may display a number of advertisements while you are browsing the Internet. Besides, considering this is a malicious virus, it is able to open a backdoor to let remote hacker access compromised computer easily which means your privacy and personal information such as password, credit card information will be exposed. Hence, use the manual removal instructions below to remove this Trojan completely and permanently to make sure it can be completely gone from your machine.
1. It can download and install other threats from a remote server without your permission.
2. It may redirect users to other malicious or suspicious website randomly.
3. It steals your privacy and compromises your security.
4. It displays lots of annoying commercial advertisements.
5. It can notably reduce your PC performance.
1. Show hidden files and folders.
Open Folder Options by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Folder Options.
Click the View tab.
Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
2. Open Registry entries. Find out the malicious files and entries and then delete all.
Attention: Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
a. Press the “Start” button and then choose the option “Run”. In the “Open” field, type “regedit” and click the “OK” button.
b. All malicious files and registry entries that should be deleted:
[random].exe in hard drive
Trojan horse Dropper.Generic6.ANVH is a type of vicious Trojan infection. After successfully installed, your antivirus program may detect the virus but will definitely fail to remove it because this type of virus is capable to disable any antivirus programs. You can’t ignore the damages it brings. It can perform many corrupted actions such as: 1) Record your internet activity data 2) Connect to a remote IRC server and forward the data to cybercriminals without a computer user’s awareness 3) Spread additional spyware or malware 4) Slow down the infected computer work and make its removal very difficult. As mentioned above, users must delete this malware as soon as possible to make sure PC can be safe enough.
Published by Sarah Poehler on August 16, 2012 | How to Guides