Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT is determined as a nasty Trojan that poses high risk for all the compromised computer as it may introduce other malicious malware and viruses into your computer system to do further damages. It is rather aggressive and harmful. Usually this virus can infect computers in various ways. It can be downloaded via malicious drive-by-download scripts from corrupted porn and shareware / freeware websites, installed through spam email attachments, media downloads and social networks or executed by other threats on system.
After it is installed, this virus can mess up your whole system. It primarily mucks up your browsing and opens several tabs of junk while you are surfing online. And your Facebook account may be hacked. The hacker will send a few porn links to all your friends/ family without your awareness. Being as a horrible Trojan, it has the ability to make your computer vulnerable to remote attacks which could result in loss of money and possibly identity theft. You will find your computer is acting slower than before while starting up, shutting down, playing games, and surfing the web. Hence, it is a must to get rid of Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT in time.
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:
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random]
If you failed to remove this malware with the instructions above or need any assistant, you are welcome to contact YooCare experts to resolve all the problems completely.
Published by Sarah Poehler, last updated on July 15, 2012 7:11 am | How to Guides