Trojan.Agent.ED is found by the antivirus program? How can it slip into the computer without being blocked by the antivirus program? Is there an effective way to remove Trojan.Agent.ED if the removal of the antivirus program does not work? Can you still use the computer safely with it in?
Trojan.Agent.ED is a dangerous Trojan virus which is able to corrupt your computer seriously and record your personal information in the backdoor without your awareness. Normally, your computer will be attacked by Trojan.Agent.ED if you visit malicious websites, download unknown freeware and open spam email attachments. It can get into your computer stealthily until you see the warning popping up from the antivirus programs.
Once Trojan.Agent.ED infiltrates into the computer successfully, it starts to execute a series of malicious actions right away. It messes up registry settings and important windows system files, which slows down the performance of your computer considerably. You will need to spend a longer time in starting up computer and running programs. Moreover, it may collect the email addresses of your contacts and sends spam emails to your friends in your name without your permission. It also can implant other Trojans, malware and keylogger into your computer, which allows the cyber criminals to gather your personal information. Thus, you shall remove this Trojan immediately.
Trojan.Agent.ED is hiding deep in the computer and able to regenerate fast. Therefore, it is hard for the antivirus programs to remove this Trojan. Manual removal can be the best way, but please notice that you shall be careful to process the removal in case of any mistake damaging the computer.
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\Run “Random”
In summary, Trojan.Agent.ED is a nasty Trojan virus which is harmful to the computer and cannot be removed completely by antivirus programs. This Trojan gathers your contacts’ email addresses and sends spam emails with attachments containing viruses to them in your name. It also enables cyber criminals to access the infected computer recording your computer using traces. It is a serious threat and shall be removed as soon as possible.
Published by & last updated on April 25, 2013 9:43 am