Trojan Horse Generic32.EGL is so tricky and stubborn that no antivirus program can handle it completely. Have tried everything but still cannot get rid of it? How dangerous is it? What will happen if you leave it in your computer? Please read this post to acquire more detailed information.
Trojan Horse Generic32.EGL is classified as a nasty Trojan virus which is able to modify important system settings to make the infected computer perform weirdly and even cause severe damage to the infected computer. There are a lot of ways how this Trojan virus gets into your computer for it is taking advantages of security blunders of Windows operating system. Usually, downloading unsafe free software, visiting malicious websites or clicking unknown links and opening unknown email attachments may lead to its installation in the computer.
Once infected by Trojan Horse Generic32.EGL, your computer will run very slow for this virus consumes system resources considerably, which definitely will make you feel annoyed of working on the infected computer. In addition, if you don’t remove it timely, more and more system malfunction problems will occur. For example, Windows updates cannot install successfully and some programs become invalid including antivirus programs. What’s worse, this Trojan opens a backdoor enabling the cyber criminals to access the infected computer and record your online traces without letting you know. Therefore, you must remove it as quickly as possible to protect your computer and your privacy.
This Trojan can modify system settings to pretend to be a part of the system. So antivirus programs may be able to detect its existence but cannot remove it completely. It needs to be removed manually. Please note that manual removal is risky and tough which should be handled with expertise skills.
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.
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “.exe”
In summary, Trojan Horse Generic32.EGL is a notorious Trojan which will harm the infected computer system seriously. It facilitates the cyber criminals to connect to your computer and carry out some malicious schemes. The consequences would be unthinkable if the cyber criminals collect your private information for illegal use. Therefore, please don’t ignore the Trojan. You shall remove it timely.
Published by & last updated on March 18, 2013 5:46 am