Yesterday my computer was attacked by TrojanDropper:Win32/Hesperbot.B. My antivirus software can detect it but cannot delete it. I tried using other tools to remove it, but they were also unable to solve the problem. I am still finding a good way to completely remove it. No matter what I do, it still exists. This virus is so stubborn. Can anyone tell me how to get rid of it?
TrojanDropper:Win32/Hesperbot.B is a high risky Trojan infection that is able to perform unnecessary operations on the target computer. Trojans usually enter the computer system via pretending to be something else. For example, this one can hide in a free program which provides attractive functions to lure as many computer users as possible. Unlike other kinds of viruses, Trojans rarely announce their presence in the system blatantly. They like to work in a quiet environment, so you hardly notice the infection. If you suspect that your computer may have been infected, you should look for strange process in the Processes tab in Task Manager, which is a direct evidence of the infection in your system. But the diagnosis of the infection is difficult for unexperienced computer users. With this Trojan in the computer, you have to take into account the possibility that your web browsing habits are monitored and your login name as well as password are collected. Meanwhile, it will slow down your system and tamper with internet connection.
Generally, TrojanDropper:Win32/Hesperbot.B is able to unite a number of other security threats. As the leader invades the computer system successfully, which enables other malware such as adware , spyware , browser hijackers and worms to enter your computer. This Trojan conceals its malicious activities in the system so that you do not notice something is wrong and then it can extend its evil plans. It can do a lot of vicious things in the infected system without the authorization of the owner of the computer. Cyber criminals have the ability to use this opportunity to remotely control the computer to do anything they want. With the cover of the Trojan virus, they even can delete or modify your important documents and block or encrypt your personal data brazenly, resulting in unwanted losses. More importantly, the performance of the infected computer will be severely damaged and many system applications can not work properly. Because it is a direct threat for system security and your personal data, we recommend that you terminate it as soon as possible.
1. It has the ability to download additional components and other infections in the target computer in order to fully complete its penetration.
2. It is able to cause system crash and destroy some of your programs in the infected computer.
3. It facilitates the virus makers to intrude your computer remotely without letting you know.
4. It is capable of collecting your browsing history and other private data.
The malicious TrojanDropper:Win32/Hesperbot.B 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 cyber criminals to invade the infected computer to steal your information. Through making use of advanced technology, it maintains the ability to combine its components with system files or to generate fake system files, which confuses computer users as well as antivirus programs. They cannot identify it accurately and timely, let alone remove it thoroughly. Therefore, manual removal is the best choice to drive it away from your computer. In this case, you are advised to delete every file generated by it manually so as to spare all later trouble. The manual removal needs to be handled carefully so as to avoid any subsequent damages. Users can follow the manual guide here to have the hijacker removed instantly.
1. End Relevant Processes
(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to pop up Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab
*For Win 8 Users:
Click More details when you see the Task Manager box
And then click Details tab
(2). Find out and end the processes of TrojanDropper:Win32/Hesperbot.B
2. Show Hidden Files
(1). Click on Start button and then on Control Panel
(2). Click on Appearance and Personalization
(3). Click on Folder Options
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window
(5). Choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window
*For Win 8 Users:
Press Win+E together to open Computer window, click View and then click Options
Click View tab in the Folder Options window, choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
3. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files
(1). Delete the registry entries of TrojanDropper:Win32/Hesperbot.B through Registry Editor
Press Win+R to bring up the Run window, type “regedit” and click “OK”
While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the related registry entries
(2). Find out and remove the associated files
TrojanDropper:Win32/Hesperbot.B is a malicious and dangerous computer infection which is capable of sneaking into the target computer secretly and performing some malicious activities on the infected computer. It is usually bundled with free software or other pirated software from insecure sources, suspicious sites and spam e-mail attachments. It is able to go deep inside the Windows registry and block many important functions of the antivirus software installed in the computer. There are a flood of other viruses being invited to the computer which definitely will damage the computer seriously. The Trojan is also able to steal your personal data to benefit the virus makers. Thus, you need to terminate it immediately to avoid further damages.
The above manual removal is quite dangerous and complicated, which needs sufficient professional skills. Therefore, only computer users with rich computer knowledge are recommended to implement the process because any errors including deleting important system files and registry entries will crash your computer system. If you have no idea of how to process the manual removal, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further assistance.
Published by & last updated on January 29, 2014 10:37 am