PUP.Crimsolite Virus Removal Tips

My anti-virus program detects PUP.Crimsolite infection while doing a full scan, and the PUP virus is removed immediately, but the virus will be detected again once I rescan my computer. What is the best way to get rid of this PUP virus? Will another virus work? Please help.

Description of PUP.Crimsolite Virus:

PUP.Crimsolite virus is a dangerous virus process which attacks Windows OS, usually cyber criminals will plant this virus process to some programs, once the PC users download and install these infected programs from the unsafe sites or forums, PUP.Crimsolite virus will be able to infect the computer completely. Most of the security tools like anti-virus programs or firewalls can detect the virus infection but don’t have the ability to remove it, that is the reason PC users will find that the virus will be still in the infected machine even the virus is removed by security tools. Thus, we strongly suggest that PC users should remove this threat in a manual way.

In general, PUP.Crimsolite virus will cause virus infection on the infected computer once it has been installed to the computer, it will create unknown processes on the Windows Task manager, and these processes will keep taking high resource of the CPU, that is why PC users need to spend a long time doing any action on the infected PC. What is more, the infected computer will face other threats like browser hijack redirect and even malware, PUP.Crimsolite is able to download those viruses via its backdoor process. The infected machine will be in an extremely dangerous situation if PUP.Crimsolite keeps staying on the infected computer. PC users need to remove it as soon as possible.

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

How Can This Virus Attack the Computer?

How did you get PUP.Crimsolite virus on your computer? Usually these kinds of the viruses will be planted to some programs especially free programs, .exe, .bat or other executable processes and unsafe links. The computer will get the virus infection when the PC users install, open or click on these infected files. Sometimes the virus can even attack the computer by the files on the USB stick as well. Most of the unsafe website and forum will contain the virus infection, the computer can be infected while visiting these webpages.

What Damage Will be Caused by the Virus:

Generally speaking, this virus can cause terrible virus infection on the infected computer like running slowly and even computer crashing. Once this virus has been installed to the computer, PC users will have to spend a long time opening programs or turning on the infected machine. It keeps taking over the high resource of the CPU and attacking the anti-virus program, other threats can be downloaded automatically from the unsafe website as well. What is worst, the cyber criminals have ability to remote control the infected PC due to this dangerous virus, all the information is in a high-risk of being stolen, the whole computer won’t be safe anymore.

Best Way to Handle With the Trojan Virus Completely?

The Trojan horse virus is an extremely dangerous threat on the infected computer. Registry and other system settings can be modified by it completely, that is the reason the nasty redirect virus can escape the tracking of the security tools like anti-virus program or firewall. It is strongly suggested that PC user should get rid of this Trojan horse virus in a manual way to remove it. Learn more from the manual removal guide below.

Step-by-Step Manual Removal Guide:

1. Press Ctrl+Shift+ESC keys together and stop virus process in the Windows Task Manager.

(The name of the virus process can be random)


2. Show hidden files and folders.
a. For XP: Press Win+E together, click on Tools, then choose Folder Options

For Vista, 7 and 8: Press Win+E together, click on Organize, then choose Folder and search options.
b. Click the View tab.
Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.

3. Open Registry entries. Find out the malicious files and entries of the virus and then delete all.

Attention: Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.

a. Press Win+R to get the Run window. In the “Open” field, type “regedit” and click the “OK” button.


regitry editor

b. All malicious files and registry entries that should be deleted:




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

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion

4. Reboot the computer normally to take effective, when the above steps are done.

This Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

As the above mentioned, being a nasty virus process, PUP.Crimsolite is very dangerous once it has infected the computer. It can be attacked to some programs and processes by the cyber criminals, once PC users activate the virus process, their computers will be infected in a quick time. Since the anti-virus program can not handle this virus infection, manual removal is the best way to get rid of this virus. Stop hesitating, cyber criminals will get into the infected PC when the time goes by, so if your computer is infected by PUP.Crimsolite virus, you must remove this dangerous virus process immediately to protect your computer.

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

Published by on February 7, 2014 8:36 am, last updated on February 7, 2014 8:36 am

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