Are you mad at getting Trojan.Smackup targeted your computer? Do you have any idea of such a Trojan horse? How to remove it from your system entirely without any damage occurs? By reading this article, you can find a better way to delete the Trojan infection from your computer safely.
Trojan.Smackup Virus is a horrible Trojan attack that compromises your computer aggressively to obviously slow down your system performance and disconnect your Internet connection frequently. After suffering from this Trojan attack, you will find that you get stuck very easily every time you play flash games, surf the net and start up your system. Actually, the Trojan comes bundled with many other harmful computer threats which can be adware, rootkits and spyware, in order to invade the victimized computer deeply in every possible way. Tiny as Trojan.Smackup is, but it is capable to mess up your files and normal programs terribly, just as Trojan DOS/Alureon.AB does. As soon as the Trojan attacks, it may cause severe computer problems to make you very frustrated, and these issues can be system freezing and computer crash, etc. to your surprise, you just find many executable programs become functionless after being invaded by Trojan.Smackup. For instance, your anti-virus program cannot help you delete the Trojan or keep you away from other further viruses since it is disabled badly. Thus, you’d better take steps to remove the Trojan manually.
Usually, Trojan.Smackup is designed by cyber attackers to corrupt the target computer on purpose. It may hijack your web browser along with hazardous codes to redirect your specified searching results to other risky content. You may get numerous ads and error pops up on your screen when you surf the web, and you just find that your homepage, desktop image and favorite settings are randomly changed without your notice. In fact, the key point of Trojan.Smackup infection is to enable potential attackers to gain access to the affected computer in purpose of gathering your personal information and other vital security information. To avoid further loss, you have to eliminate the Trojan horse entirely from the contaminated system at a quick time.
#The Trojan allows cyber criminals to visit your computer remotely without your consent.
#The Trojan is related to system crash and files fragmentation, and it can disable your executable programs.
#The Trojan redirects your specified websites to other harmful websites and changes your computer settings at random.
#It brings other types of threats to your computer such as malware, adware parasites and spyware.
#It records your browser history and computer data to violate your privacy and compromise security.
Trojan.Smackup is a great threat to computer users as it can terribly affect your system, files and programs. Once corrupted, you just get system crash, file missing and normal program function loss as a result. Many computer users believe that they own the advanced security applications and impeccable firewall settings, but unfortunately, Trojan.Smackup is invasive enough to bypass your security protection and even disable it to keep damaging your system gradually. How about the assistance of local shop or technician? As a matter of fact, it is just a waste of time for you to drive a long way to take the infected computer to local shop or call a technician at door to remove the Trojan horse. On contrary, manual removal with the help of PC experts is taken as the most effective way to deal with such a tricky Trojan infection completely.
Manual removal is a complicated and risky job, so please back up all important data before making any changes on your computer. Here are some instructions to handle with Trojan.Smackup virus manually, and be cautious when going through the following steps.
1. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together and stop Trojan.Smackup virus 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 Trojan.Smackup virus from your PC completely as follows:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’1′
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = ’0′
4. Reboot the computer normally to take effective, when the above steps are done.
As we learn above, Trojan.Smackup can totally exploits your system vulnerabilities to mess up your computer in every aspect. With the Trojan infection, your system runs extremely slowly and gets freezing easily if you launch some programs in background at the same time.Also, the Trojan does not affect your computer alone, but it may bring extra computer threats to the targeted computer. Besides, it may cause chaos during your web browsing activities, such as redirecting your web search results and changing your settings at random. Since the anti-virus software becomes disabled by this stubborn Trojan, manual removal is highly appreciated. If you find it difficult to deal with the Trojan by yourself, please contact YooCare PC experts 24/7 online who will offer you better tech help to remove the hazardous Trojan completely.
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Published by & last updated on June 3, 2013 12:00 pm