Cannot remove Trojan:Win32/Alureon.GQ virus because it keeps coming back and even blocks your antivirus from removing it? What can it do to damage your computer? From this post you will learn to how to get rid of this tricky Trojan Horse safely and completely.
Trojan:Win32/Alureon.GQ is categorized as a stealthy and destructive Trojan that can perform a variety of activities which will harm your computer. It sneaks into your system when you accidentally visit malicious websites, download free software from unsafe sources and open spam email attachments etc. No matter what way does it access to your PC, you should have it removed as soon as possible. Otherwise, this threat can connect with remote IRC server without your knowledge and then give a remote hacker access to the infected computer, leaving stored files exposed.
After this Trojan is downloaded, it is able to drop and execute other malware threats or potentially malicious files which cause your PC in great danger. It can bypass the legit security tools and destroy your computer secretly. To be specific, it slows down your PC performance that includes start up and shut down, playing games or browsing Internet. Like other similar Trojan viruses, it will create a secret backdoor into your computer. This allows hackers to easily access your computer. It also gives the hackers a great way to put additional viruses or software onto your computer. Since this virus poses risk to your computer, you should immediately get rid of Trojan:Win32/Alureon.GQ virus.
Slow down your PC speed notably.
Add other dangerous Trojan or Spyware to your system secretly.
Allow the hacker to access your entire system.
Collect all your personal information and transfer to a remote hacker.
Destroy critical system files and make PC unstable.
From malicious drive-by-download scripts from corrupted porn and shareware / freeware websites.
Through spam email attachments, media downloads and social networks.
When clicking suspicious popups or malicious links.
Open unknown email or download media files that contain the activation code of the virus.
Note: No matter how does the virus access your PC, users should know that there are no tools can remove this pesky Trojan automatically at this moment, it is suggested users not spend much time in downloading or paying any security software which claims can delete this stubborn virus. It is totally useless. To completely get rid of Trojan:Win32/Alureon.GQ virus, professional manual guide is needed.
1. Show hidden files and folders.
Open Folder Options by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Folder Options.
Click the View tab.
Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
2. Open Registry entries. Find out the malicious files and entries and then delete all.
Attention: Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
a. Press the “Start” button and then choose the option “Run”. In the “Open” field, type “regedit” and click the “OK” button.
b. All malicious files and registry entries that should be deleted:
Trojan:Win32/Alureon.GQ is a tricky virus that enters the corrupted PC packed with other software products, third-party applications, such as freeware and shareware programs, and then alters system settings in order to execute damaging activities. From the time being infected, your computer CPU occupy rate must be rather high and it takes forever for you to load up a page. Since this is a Trojan, it can open a backdoor for hackers to remote access your PC so that your logins, password, credit card details, etc are transferred to remote hackers without your awareness. As mentioned above, you have to remove Trojan:Win32/Alureon.GQ virus once upon detection.
Important Notice: Manual removal always needs expertise. If you are afraid of making mistake during the removal, please contact experts from Yoocare Online Tech Support for further help.
Published by & last updated on June 15, 2013 1:12 pm