My Dell computer is attacked by this Win32: BProtect-A [PUP] virus. This virus invades my PC by hiding in a video player program. My anti-virus program detects it while installing this program. However, when I try to remove this virus by the anti-virus program, it tells me that I have to remove this Win32: BProtect-A [PUP] virus manually. I know nothing about the computer, is there a brief guide that can help me get rid of it completely?
Win32: BProtect-A [PUP] virus is a malicious process which attacks the users who use the Windows OS including XP, Vista, 7 and 8. The Cyber-criminals spare this virus by planting it to free program, span E-mail attachment and unknown .exe process. Once these files are activated, the Win32: BProtect-A [PUP] virus can invade the infected PC in a short time. That is why most of the victims will get warnings from the security programs immediately. This new version of the PUP virus can cause great damage on the infected PC, not only can it slow down the infected computer but also can download other viruses from the malicious webpages. Anyway, this nasty PUP virus needs to be removed completely to avoid further damage and keep the infected PC in a safe place.
In general, once this Win32: BProtect-A [PUP] virus is installed to the infected machine, it can cause terrible situation on the infected PC, the victims will suffer a slow performance such as spending more time opening a process or viewing a webpage online. What is more, the infected machine may get different viruses at the same time like browser hijack redirect and even the rough program. This nasty Win32: BProtect-A [PUP] virus is able to download other malicious processes to stop the anti-virus program from running at all. That is why it can be one of the most dangerous viruses on the Internet. More damage can be caused if the victims can not remove this virus completely, blue death screen can happen frequently to make the victims feel annoyed. Since the anti-virus program can not figure out this virus, it is suggested that the victims should remove this virus manually.
#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.
Malicious as the Trojan horse is, it takes your computer at great risk by damaging your system, files and programs. Also, this malicious Trojan corrupts your computer along with other types of threats like malware and spyware. Moreover, you will come across many unexpected troubles when surf the web, for example, the Trojan can redirect your web search results to hazardous contents. Even the best anti-virus software is also disabled and difficult to take effective to delete any type of viruses entirely. If you haven’t sufficient skills of handling with system files, please don’t delete anything that you are not sure. In this situation, manual removal is appreciated. Also, PC professionals online will help you delete the Trojan completely at a quick time.
Manual removal is a complicated and risky process, so please back up all important data before making any changes on your computer. Here are some instructions to handle with the Trojan horse manually, and be cautious when going through the following steps.
1. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together and stop 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 the virus from your PC completely as follows:
4. Reboot the computer normally to take effective, when the above steps are done.
Win32: BProtect-A [PUP] virus is a highly dangerous Trojan that can access victims’ computers to rip off their important information. Similar to other PUP virus, it can stop the anti-virus program from running at all, the infected PC will be in a high-risk of being attacked. Meanwhile, Win32: BProtect-A [PUP] takes up high resources and strikingly slows down your computer speed and even causes your computer stuck frequently. Besides those visible bad behaviors, this threat still involves more potential threats that may ruin your system. Hence, you have to remove this pesky Trojan from your PC as soon as possible, or it will cause irreparable damages to your PC.
If you have no idea how to do with that, please to contact experts from Yoocare Online Tech Support for further help.
Published by & last updated on October 25, 2013 1:16 am