The antivirus program in your computer has detected a serious threat called Trojan:Win32/Loktrom.B, but cannot remove it completely? What is it? How to get rid of it completely? This post shows you the step by step removal guide to help you remove it completely and safely.
Trojan:Win32/Loktrom.B is a high-risk Trojan virus which is created by cyber criminals to take over the infected computer and can harm the infected computer seriously. Downloading some free software from unknown resources, visiting malicious websites or opening spam email attachments may lead to its access to your computer. You didn’t realize that it has sneaked into your computer until the antivirus detects it.
Once Trojan:Win32/Loktrom.B is triggered, it is able to corrupt important system files and modify the registry entries. Since this Trojan is active and polytrophic on the computer system, your computer will perform very slow and weird. Furthermore, it can record your online behaviors including what you type, what program you run and what website you visit. All the information will be sent back to the cyber criminals. These actions are taken without letting you know. You privacy including bank account or credit card details and social contact information will not be safe anymore for the cyber criminals may steal them for illegal use. It is highly recommended to remove this Trojan as quickly as possible before more damages to your computer and more losses.
Trojan:Win32/Loktrom.B is able to change the settings of the antivirus program in the infected computer, which prevents the antivirus program from updating normally and removing it completely. Therefore, the most effective way to get rid of this Trojan is manual removal. But please note that manual removal is complicated for the virus is very tricky to hide itself deep and can automatically recrudesce.
1. Show hidden files
(1). Click on the Start button and then on Control Panel
(2). Click on the Appearance and Personalization link
(3). Click on the Folder Options link
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window
(5). Choose the Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
2. Delete virus files
(1). Delete the related registry entries to this Trojan virus through Registry Edit
Guides to open registry editor: Click “Start” menu, hit “Run”, then type “regedit”, click “OK”
While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the following registry entries listed below:
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of this Trojan virus.
In summary, Trojan:Win32/Loktrom.B is a dangerous Trojan virus that can damage your computer and steal your personal information without your awareness. It can open a backdoor for the cyber criminals to monitor your computer using traces and steal your privacy for illegal use. This Trojan can hide deeply into your computer system and disable legitimate antivirus programs leaving your computer in a high-risk condition. We suggest you to remove it as soon as possible.
Published by & last updated on January 29, 2013 1:29 pm