Computer is infected with Trojan.Win32.ZAccess.ca (v) and antivirus program fails to remove it? What is it and is it dangerous? Computer is extremely slow in starting up, running programs and visiting websites? How to remove it completely? What to do if the antivirus program does not work? Learn more from this post.
Trojan.Win32.ZAccess.ca (v) is a nasty Trojan virus which will corrupt the infected computer significantly and steal user’s sensitive information by dropping down other dangerous viruses into the computer. Usually, computer will be infected with this Trojan if user opens spam email attachments, downloads or installs unsafe free software and visits hacked websites. It is able to get into the computer without letting you know.
Once Trojan.Win32.ZAccess.ca (v) infiltrates into the computer successfully, it starts to execute malicious actions right away. It can mess up your registry settings and other important windows system files. Computer performance will be slowed down considerably, which will greatly interrupt your work in the computer. Moreover, it collects the email addresses of your contacts and then sends weird email messages to your friends in your name without your permission. More seriously, this Trojan is able to drop viruses into the computer, which facilitates the cyber criminals to monitor your computer using traces and gather our important information including bank account and credit card details in the backdoor. It is highly recommended to remove it as early as possible.
This Trojan is tricky. It is able to hide deep in the infected computer, mutate in a fast speed and inject its code into antivirus programs to prevent itself from being removed. Thus, it needs to be removed manually with expert skills. Please note that you shall be careful during the removal in case any mistakes damaging the computer.
Trojan.Win32.ZAccess.ca (v) is a malicious Trojan virus which can install itself into the computer system without your consent and awareness. It makes your computer work slowly and implants other nasty infections into the computer. To make things worse, this Trojan is a tool for the hacker to invade the infected computer to steal your information. It is recommended to remove it as quickly as possible. Users can follow the manual guide here to have this virus removed instantly.
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 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\Random “.exe”
In a word, Trojan.Win32.ZAccess.ca (v) is a notorious Trojan virus that will damage the infected computer and is hard to be removed completely by antivirus programs. It slows down the computer performance and running programs shut down frequently. Cyber criminals may be able to access the infected computer tracking your online behaviors to steal your information. It is a serious threat for your privacy and shall be removed as soon as possible once detected.
Published by & last updated on May 7, 2013 12:43 pm