I had Trojan Horse Generic33.CDPK virus in my laptop for a few days and AVG didn’t seem to get rid of it. Every time I tried to do that, it said: Removing of threat has failed Access is denied. How do I remove this virus completely?
Trojan Horse Generic33.CDPK is categorized as Trojan infection that usually enters your computer by utilizing flaws in your firewall and other vulnerabilities in your security system. It enters your computer without your knowledge or permission until it is detected by AVG. However, AVG doesn’t seem to remove it from your computer because this nasty Trojan virus contains a rootkit function. With this advanced method, it can conceal itself and prevent itself from being detected or removed by all kinds of antivirus programs. Thus, it is essential to remove Trojan Horse Generic33.CDPK virus from your computer quickly as this threat can disable Windows Security Center notifications, alter the firewall settings, record the website you have visited before and finally make your personal information transferred to remote attackers.
This Trojan has many ways of distribution that include spam email, bundled downloads, social engineering, fake online malware scanners and so on. It starts its malicious activities by creating a backdoor in your computer which allows a remote attacker to gain control on the compromised computer. The most noticeable symptom on the presence of this Trojan is extreme reduction on performance of the PC. It may take a long time at startup or shut down, even when you attempt to open a website, it keeps freezing. Moreover, you may get constant pop-up of advertisements whenever the computer is online. To sum up, this malicious Trojan horse must be removed immediately in order to secure your computer.
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 Horse Generic33.CDPK virus, professional manual guide is needed.
This Trojan is a tricky virus that is able to disable antivirus programs so that it cannot even be detected or removed by antivirus programs, you need to manually remove it out of the computer. And in case that any mistake might occur and cause unpredictable damages, please spend some time on making a backup beforehand. Then follow these steps given as below:
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 related to Trojan Horse Generic33.CDPK virus 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:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
Trojan Horse Generic33.CDPK is a highly dangerous virus that used by cyber criminals for downloading malicious files onto its target computer. It may monitor web-browsing activity of the user and redirect users to all kinds of ad sites against their wills. Typically, this virus is responsible for downloading malware and making specific modifications onto its target PC system according to its needs, so it can slow the system down and may possibly crash your computer. Considering this dangerous virus has the capability to record and send computer users’ confidential information, for instance, credit card, login numbers, etc to a remote hacker. It is highly recommended to remove this virus quickly to secure your computer.
Note: If you are not knowledgeable enough to be able to distinguish the location of this virus, or you are afraid of making mistake during the manual removal, please contact experts from Yoocare Online Tech Support for further help.
Published by & last updated on July 28, 2013 1:42 am