HEUR:Exploit.Java.CVE-2012-0507.gen Removal Guide

Kaspersky detects HEUR:Exploit.Java.CVE-2012-0507.gen virus but you still can’t successfully get rid of it? Why this virus keeps coming back or it even blocks your antivirus from removing it? By reading the following article, you will know how to delete this stubborn Trojan completely and safely.

Learn more about this virus:

HEUR:Exploit.Java.CVE-2012-0507.gen is a JavaScript Trojan that proliferates via spam email attachments, malicious links, file-sharing networks, and invades the vulnerable PC without a victim’s consent and awareness. After breaking into the target computer by exploiting software vulnerability, it can steal user’s confidential information, drop and install other security infections and destroy the victimized machine.

Just like other similar Trojans, this virus also can make system changes by adding malevolent files and modifying the Windows Registry. Thus, your computer will be slower and slower. It always takes a long time for programs to respond as this virus can reduce the PC’s performance notably. In addition, this threat enables cyber criminals to gain remote access to the compromised PC system. It may make your personal information exposed to a stranger. To save your computer, it is necessary to remove this virus in time.

The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure how to delete this nasty Trojan, please live chat with YooCare experts now.

Other corrupted activities of this Trojan Horse include:

a. There will be lots of annoying pop-up ads and fake security alerts;
b. It will block your access to the Internet and redirect everything you do on your browser to malicious web pages;
c. It will reduce your PC performance and create many junk files to wreak chaos;
d. Antivirus programs on the computer will automatically be shut down;
e. It may come with additional viruses and malware to further damage your computer; computer can be locked by fake police warning from the An Garda Síochána virus;
f. Your private and critical information may be captured a remote host who will use them for Internet crimes;

Manual Removal Guides:

Currently many computer users had the same experience that this virus couldn’t be removed by any anti-virus applications. So the manual approach is always required to combat this virus. And here is the step-by-step removal guide for all computer users.

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:

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe(random)
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[RANDOM]”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[RANDOM].exe”

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

HEUR:Exploit.Java.CVE-2012-0507.gen is a severe Trojan can take various malicious actions to harm the infected computer. It will drop a copy of harmful file under various folders and system directories so that it will be difficult for you to remove it. Antivirus you have installed will keep popping up messages while you are surfing on the internet showing you computer is at risk but you can’t get rid of it all. And it is able to monitor your web browsing habits and collect related information. Therefore, it is highly recommended users to get rid of this horrible trojan as soon as possible.

If you are confused with the manual guide above, please contact experts from Yoocare Online Tech Support for further help.

Published by on January 18, 2013 2:13 am, last updated on May 27, 2013 2:48 am

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