What shall I do with Backdoor.Win32.Morix infection? How will it damage my system? How to safely delete it? Benefit yourself from this post and follow removal tips below to remove the Trojan horse from your computer completely.
Backdoor.Win32.Morix is classified as a destructive Trojan horse infection which is able to sneak into target computers without consciousness. It can break into your computer by opening a security loophole then allows hackers or other malicious programs to command your infected computer. It can also slow down your PC performance by loading lots of procedures and send your private info especially financial info to hackers who create this malware and use it to scam money. Backdoor.Win32.Morix is able to redirect browsers to unsafe website or even disable the internet connection. What is worse, it cannot be deleted perfectly by antivirus and must be removed manually. Backdoor.Win32.Morix is known as a stubborn Trojan virus that would modify critical system files and bring other malicious files and malware to the infected PC.
It patches user32.dll to change the registry key to another value, randomly generated. All dynamic libraries listed in this newly created registry key will then be injected automatically in every program linked against user32.dll. That means, it takes over the entire system soon and starts to implement all kinds of harmful activities on the background without your consent. What is worse, all the confidential information such as full name, email address, phone number, credit card numbers and pass words and other personal files could be stolen and transferred to third party, leading to financial loss or privacy invasion. Besides, hacking your user accounts to use as security shied for illegal schemes is a common trick for scams. This type of Trojan can access the computer directly by taking advantage of weakness in Internet browser and security. To be specific, such malicious virus is able to fetch other malware and open an entry point so that remote attacker can access the computer. You must get rid of it as soon as possible.
※ It will allow cyber-criminals to break into the infected computer without noticed
※ It disables executable program and cause system crash
※ It will change your registry settings and key value which makes it hard to be removed
※ It will display numerous fake infections of exaggerated security threats
※ It violates your privacy and records your data in the infected computer.
Manual removal is an expertise and risky process, so please back up all important data before making any changes on your computer. Here are some instructions to handle with the Trojan horse manually, and be cautious when going through the following steps.
1. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys at the same time and stop the malicious processes in the Windows Task Manager.
2. Go to Folder Options from Control Panel. Under View tab, select Show hidden files and folders and uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended), and then click OK. Remember to back up beforehand.
3. Press Windows+ R keys and search for regedit in Run. Delete associated files and registry entries related to Backdoor.Win32.Morix virus from your PC completely as follows:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0′
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = ’1
4. Reboot the computer normally to take effective, when the above steps are done.
From the above, obviously, Backdoor.Win32.Morix is a very dangerous infection, whose presence on your PC is not desirable. It goes without saying that immediate removal is imperative to secure your data. Failure to remove this virus would not only result in possible damage to the windows operating system and your PC hardware components, it will also increase the chance of other bad program getting in your PC and hacking into your online accounts. You need to remove Backdoor.Win32.Morix as quickly as possible.
Published by & last updated on March 12, 2013 12:44 am