How do I get rid of Trojan:Win32/Tobfy.W virus on my windows 7 computer. Yesterday I noticed that I had this Trojan virus inside my PCs. I used some anti-virus to remove it but they failed. The virus is still in my computer. This is driving me crazy! What to do so that I can get rid of this virus completely?
Trojan:Win32/Tobfy.W is a stubborn Trojan virus infection that not only infect computer software component but also affect you daily life. Your computer usually is infected with malicious software which can easily enter your laptop computer via free downloading or unknown attachment of scam mail. The malicious domain contains many viruses. It can let the other threats infect the same system as well because this virus also is able to intrude in other viruses. When it intrudes into the fragile system, the software will first visit important folder to change computer settings so as to kidnap the target system. Before changing system settings, it will prevent you to reset start-up program or uninstall function in control panel in case you can delete it from these two positions. Then it will start its viral process with security.
There are lots of unnecessary procedures running when the Trojan virus infections are taking charge of the entire PC. Complains of Trojan virus infection are mainly about how this virus slow down your computer and network speed. But what people may not know is that Trojan infection is so dangerous because it can invade other malicious software and the adware it brings in will appear unnecessary annoying pop-up ads on the site. Trojan virus infection may steal personal information which is stored in the victim computer as well. If you want to have a safe environment to surf online, you need to remove it as soon as possible
Trojan:Win32/Tobfy.W allows cyber-criminals to break into the infected computer without being noticed and it could disable executable programs installed on your computer and cause system crash. Also it will change important settings on your computer to allow remote control from cyber criminals. Other than that, it will modify your registry settings and important key value to make it difficult to be removed. As soon as you use Norton to remove it, you will get an error saying that Remove Failed just like the following picture shows:
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.
Step1. Show Hidden Files
(1). Press Win+R to get run option
(2). Type in Control Panel and hit enter to get Control Panel
(3). Click on Appearance and Personalization link
(3). Click on Folder Options link
(4). Click on View tab in Folder Options window
(5). Tick Show hidden files, folders, and drives under Hidden files and folders tab
(6). Click Apply to effect， then click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
Step2. Stop virus processes in the Windows Task Manager.
(1). Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together to get Windows Task Manager
(2). Click More details
Step3. Remove all the malicious files registry entries through Registry Edit.
Trojan:Win32/Tobfy.W is a malicious Trojan virus which implants itself to the infected computer secretly and makes your computer and other working process slowly during infection. It can install the itself into the computer system without your awareness and consciousness. To make matters worse, the Trojan is used as a tool for hackers to achieve hacking purpose to steal your information. It is recommended to remove it with a complete and fast procedure. Users can follow instruction here to have it manual deleted instantly.
(1). Using Registry Editor to delete all the related registry entries.
*Guides to open Registry Editor:
Press Win+R key together then Registry Editor will pop up.
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of Trojan:Win32/Tobfy.W.
4Clear all the malicious cookies in browsers.
* Google Chrome: Click on the Tools menu → select Options → Click “Under the bonnet” tab → locate “Privacy” section → browsing data” button → “Delete cookies and other site data” to delete all cookies from the list.
* Internet Explorer: Click “Tools” → Click “safety” → “delete browsing history” → Tick “cookies” box and click delete
* Firefox:: Click “Tools” → Click “Options” → Click “Privacy” → Click “remove individual cookies”
Trojan:Win32/Tobfy.W is the f a harmful threatened which is use to attack computer all around the world and it has already infects about thousands of people in the world. This is a nasty virus that has the ability to destroy your computer performance and make it unstable to the most. To sum up, it is a dangerous threat. This Trojan horse can be downloaded from the internet since it spreads into the target PC via suspicious web sites, the links which is embedded with harmful free application, unknown email attachments or unsafe installation. After decline the security level on the victim PC, it steals your passwords and other sensitive information and uploads it to its server. And hackers will know whether it infections work or not. That means, once the infection is finished, your entire PC is under cyber criminals ’control. To be noticed, it can easily escape antivirus scanning. Our suggest is to take action to complete Trojan:Win32/Tobfy.W removal immediately
Published by & last updated on December 30, 2013 12:57 pm