PUP.Optional.Amonetize Removal

Help!!! Do you know if there is a Trojan virus that can escape security detection? My computer is reported a safe alert by security software that my computer is infected with PUP.Optional.Amonetizewith. This virus alert scares me a lot!!!I have tried to use some of the tools to remove it from the infected computer. It is removed at first, but after I restart the computer, it is back over and over. It seems that this virus can get rid of antivirus and root deeply into the system. If you do not know how to deal with this nasty virus, learn the post below and help yourself to get rid of the virus fast and completely.

PUP.Optional.Amonetize Instruction :

PUP.Optional.Amonetize is defined as a malicious infection that has been widely spread all over the world via spam mail or email attachment that is sent by hackers. It gets into the target computer via downloading link and usually is bundled in free software. The way it gets into the system are silence and secret so that computer users often hard to know if their computer is infected. Users usually detect virus trail through virus alert tools, but there is no an efficient antivirus that can deal with all kind of threats because some of the virus is upgraded to avoid detection. Not to mention the viruses are usually installed without permission nor attention.

If you want to found out the sign of infection, you can check several features and compare with your computer. The most obvious sign of the Trojan horse infection is slow computer speed. The computer speed can be slow down to one fourth of normal speed. It patches user32.dll to change the registry key which is randomly generated to another value. All dynamic libraries listed in this newly created registry key will then be injected automatically in every program linked against user32.dll. By the way of such rootkit infection, the Trojan virus will be sticked to the computer and you will find it never ends to be removed. To avoid further damage, you need to delete it fast from the infected computer.

The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure and are afraid of making any critical mistakes during the process, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

Manual Removal Guides:

PUP.Optional.Amonetize 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 Viral 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:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’


(2). Find out and remove the associated files of this Trojan virus.



%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\random

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:


PUP.Optional.Amonetize is categorized as a nasty virus that once its infection is done, it starts to implement other virus into the infected computer. It is spreading through one system to another system by Internet connection or junk mail. Usually the infection will upgrade after staying for a long time. Your computer is frozen or crash time to time and the system settings are changed to allow further actions. It will also disconnect network connection constantly so that your activities are being avoided. And once it’s installed successfully, it can even hide itself deep down in the targeted systems from being seen.
If you have no idea of how to do that, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further help.

Published by on August 26, 2013 5:40 am, last updated on August 26, 2013 5:40 am

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