If your computer is infected with “You Shall Not Pass” virus, you will not be able to surf the Internet normally and safely. Whenever you launch the web browser to visit your favorite sites or search for something, the only thing you can get is an alert showing “You Shall Not Pass”. Why does this happen suddenly without any omen? The antivirus program even cannot locate the existence of the virus but the computer is indeed being messed up? Please go on reading this post to get more details.
“You Shall Not Pass” virus is a nasty browser hijacker that is capable of occupying almost all kinds of major browsers including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera. It is usually bundled with some freeware from hacked sources, spam email attachments and unknown links released by evil cyber criminals. Please be cautious when you are surfing the Internet if you want to stay away from this virus.
Once the “You Shall Not Pass” Virus sneaks into the computer successfully, it starts to cause various annoying computer issues immediately. Windows Host files, DNS settings, registry entries and other important system settings will be corrupted by this virus. It also stops you from using the browsers normally. Every time you visit Google, YouTube, Facebook or any other famous sites, you just can see an image of Gandalf with words saying “You Shall Not Pass”. Besides, this virus is able to install other fake programs, high-risk viruses and malicious spyware into the computer, which will take over high system running spaces. The computer will get stuck frequently or even shut down unexpectedly. What is more terrible, those viruses and spyware facilitate cyber criminals to remotely access the infected computer in the backdoor without your awareness. You personal information including financial data as well as social contacts details will be acquired by the cyber criminals and no one know what they will do with those information. Therefore, it is urgent to have it removed.
“You Shall Not Pass” virus is created with advanced technologies. You may have installed an antivirus program to remove it, but the antivirus program cannot find its existence in the computer. The virus also can implant its infected files in random positions of the computer system. Please try to remove it manually and please be more careful during the removal procedure to avoid any damage to the computer.
This high-risk browser hijacker can change the homepage and browser settings, and redirect your web search results to random sites containing lots of illegal advertisements, even Trojan, rootkit or other malware virus. Sometimes the antivirus software cannot identify the computer threat accurately and timely or remove it permanently. Therefore, manual removal is the best choice to uninstall “You Shall Not Pass” Virus completely from your computer. 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 “You Shall Not Pass” virus.
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”
In summary, “You Shall Not Pass” virus is an annoying browser hijacker which is rampant at present. Once the computer is infected with it, you cannot access Google, Ebay, Facebook, Tumblr and other popular sites. This virus also makes your computer running extremely slow by consuming system resources and dropping other viruses into the computer. If you leave it stay in the computer for a long time, the cyber criminals will be able to connect to the computer to collect your sensitive information for profitable use without letting you know. Thus, please remove it as early as possible.
Published by & last updated on June 25, 2013 2:42 am