The antivirus pops up a warning about Trojan.Spy.Ursnif.gen!M suddenly? Have tried the auto removal of antivirus but still cannot get rid of it? Computer performs slowly and weirdly? Is it safe to use the computer with this Trojan in? Want to find out an effective way to remove it completely without damaging the computer?
Trojan.Spy.Ursnif.gen!M is classified as a high-risk Trojan virus that is released globally by cyber criminals. It is able to break into the computer stealthily via making full use of system vulnerability and security exploits. Usually, it is implanted into hacked websites or unknown links, spam email attachments and some freeware from unsafe sources. We should be more careful on Internet surfing if we want to stay away from viruses
This Trojan is like a bomb that can maximize the damages to the infected computer. It changes Windows registry and other important system settings, which allows it to activate and start performing malicious tasks immediately every time you boot the computer. More and more files and even other dangerous viruses will be dropped into the computer. The infected computer will get stuck frequently and shut down automatically sometimes since the system resources are consumed considerably by the Trojan and a series of tasks is performed in the backdoor. Furthermore, cyber criminals are capable of accessing the infected computer to collect your personal information including financial details and social contact details. Thus, this Trojan shall be removed as soon as possible.
You may have downloaded an antivirus program to solve the issue, but no luck. Although the antivirus program declares that this Trojan has been removed, you see it again after restarting the computer. Manual removal is recommended to remove it completely.
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:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “Random” =
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of this Trojan virus.
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random“.exe”
In a word, Trojan.Spy.Ursnif.gen!M is a dangerous virus that can cause serious damages to the infected computer. It is able to activate every time you start the computer. It also will lead to abnormal computer shut down which is harmful to the system and even hard disk. The cyber criminals may be able to record your online behaviors in the backdoor and you are not aware of that. Please remove it as quickly as possible.
Published by & last updated on April 18, 2013 5:23 am