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Oct 28, 2013

Remove Trojan horse BackDoor.Generic17.LXG

Your computer is tortured by Trojan horse BackDoor.Generic17.LXG? It makes you feel depressed because you cannot get rid of it although you have tried various methods? Do not know what kind of risk it can bring to your computer? Why are various removal tools useless? By reading the article below, you can find out the antidote to save computer.

Details of Trojan horse BackDoor.Generic17.LXG:

Trojan horse BackDoor.Generic17.LXG is a very stubborn Trojan virus that may be able to be detected by some antivirus software such as AVG and MSE but cannot be deleted by any tools. Its Rootkit technology makes it become more complex and advanced. Moreover, no antivirus software can be perfect enough to solve all the problems. Original viruses keep mutating and various new viruses are created constantly. Usually, this Trojan is good at using security vulnerabilities to break the target machine line through various channels. If you access websites which have been tampered with, download free programs which fail to pass the security certification or click on links and attachments in spam emails, it is able to enter into your computer. So when you do something similar on the Internet, you should be extra careful.

Once your computer is broken into by Trojan horse BackDoor.Generic17.LXG, you will see a lot of strange things happening in the computer. The virus is so malicious that it has the ability to change default system settings arbitrarily to control the computer. Computer runs more and more slowly because the infected files and registry keys generated by the virus occupy a large amount of system resources. Sometimes many hateful advertisements appear on the computer screen. Even if you are watching movies, playing games or editing files, you are forced to stop to watch them. Since relevant files have been destroyed by the virus, some legal programs are prohibited from running. At the same time, letting the Trojan stay on your computer for a long time will enable more threats to be transferred to your computer system for it is able to start a malicious download. Those threats like Trojans, worms and adware are sent to your computer secretly. What is worse, the cyber criminals are able to access the infected computer to steal your information. Personal information and data including bank account details and email password can be exposed easily. In any case, if your computer has been infected, you had better do everything you can to put off the Trojan virus, otherwise it will make your computer get worse. As mentioned above, Rootkit technology allows it to permeate and hide in the infected computer. It even can change its codes to evade antivirus software. Therefore, you can remove it manually.

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.

How dangerous is the virus?

1. It allows the virus makers to access your computer remotely without letting you know.
2. It is able to cause system crash and disable your executable programs.
3. It drops some other threats including malware, adware parasites and spyware into your computer.
4. It is capable of collecting your browsing history and other important data.

Manual Removal Guides :

Trojan horse BackDoor.Generic17.LXG 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 it 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:

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

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

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\Explorer\run\Random.exe

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

%AllUsersProfile%\random.exe

%Temp%\random.exe

%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:

Trojan horse BackDoor.Generic17.LXG is a serious potential threat to your computer. It is a Trojan virus created by cyber criminals to perform malicious behaviors on the target computer. It usually gets into the target computer through binding to some free programs. In addition, you had better pay attention to those insecure websites such as pornographic websites showing a large number of advertisements and links. If you click on these links, the virus is able to make use of loopholes in the system to install itself in your computer. To stay away from the trouble, you need to be more cautious in the Internet. Once its installation is successful, it is capable of running at the same time with the system startup by modifying some registry keys. With the generations of more and more malicious files and the invasions of various kinds of viruses, the computer will become very fragile. In this case, cyber criminals can control the computer remotely and even record your key information. Don’t look down on Trojan horse BackDoor.Generic17.LXG. Once it is detected, you should delete it immediately.

If you have no idea of how to do that, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further help.

Published by & last updated on October 28, 2013 1:17 pm

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