Are you troubled by Patched_c.LXT detected by AVG antivirus? Still searching for an effective way to remove it permanently? Learn more here and you will find a solution to cope with this stubborn virus.
Patched_c.LXT is a Trojan that hides its component in the background in order to avoid detection or removal by anti-virus programs. It always invades the targeted machine without a victim’s permission and knowledge through vulnerability or security program exploits. Once executed, it can open a backdoor downloading more malware threats on the targeted PC and transmit the collected information such as computer name, operating system, user name and other to the remote server. Furthermore, this pesky virus can also change Firewall settings to permit unnoticeable connection to the web. Patched_c.LXT can spread via malicious e-mails, infected downloads or file-sharing networks. 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. But no matter how does it comes, user must realize its evil action is to mess up your computer. Like other Trojans, it has the ability to make computers vulnerable to remote attacks which could result in loss of money even identity theft. Remove it at once if you have detected this nasty Trojan inside your computer to avoid further damages.
Slow down your PC speed notably.
Add other dangerous Trojan or Spyware to your system secretly.
Allow the hacker to access your entire system
Collect all your personal information and transfer to a remote hacker.
Destroy critical system files and make PC unstable.
From malicious drive-by-download scripts from corrupted porn and shareware / freeware websites.
Through spam email attachments, media downloads and social networks.
When clicking suspicious popups or malicious links.
Open unknown email or download media files that contain the activation code of the virus.
Note: No matter how does the virus access your PC, users should know that there are no tools can remove this pesky Trojan automatically at this moment, it is suggested users not spend much time in downloading or paying any security software which claims can delete this stubborn virus. It is totally useless. To completely get rid of this pest, professional manual guide is needed.
1. Reboot your computer to safe mode with networking. As your computer restarts but before Windows launches, tap “F8” key constantly.
2. 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.
3. 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:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
Manual removal of Patched_c.LXT requires Expertise, Please take care before performing the steps. If you failed to remove this Malware, you are welcome to contact PC expert to fix the problem.
Published by & last updated on August 18, 2012 4:18 am