Computer is infected by Win32/OutBrowse.C? You do not know when and how the computer is infected? Why does the antivirus program you install on your computer fail to stop it? You just want to run a program, visit a website or open a file as you do every day, but the computer displays a message saying not respond? How to remove the Trojan in order to restore computer?
Win32/OutBrowse.C is a new computer virus created by cyber criminals to invade target computer and perform some malicious tasks. Cyber criminals have released many links containing the virus in some social networking sites. If you accidentally click on these links, you will be pointed to download the virus. Some e-mail attachments from unknown senders or some free programs will also be bundled with it. Therefore, we should avoid clicking unknown links, opening spam e-mail attachments and downloading programs.
Win32/OutBrowse.C is not a small computer virus which is easy to be handled. When you are happy to learn how to use the new free program you just downloaded, the virus is processing its installation in the computer secretly. Most computer users do not know that their computer is infected until they see the scan results of the anti-virus program. The most obvious symptom is slow computer performance. Typically, starting the computer takes less than one minute usually, but you often have to wait more than 10 minutes to start the computer when it is completely infected by the Trojan virus. The system will frequently give you prompts saying Windows Explorer stops working. You may also find some important data are not in the original place. The data still do not show up even if your search for them in the system. In fact, they are hidden by the virus and there is no way to get them back unless you have the virus removed. In addition, infected computers will be implanted into a growing number of other viruses, spyware or malware. The infected computer’s performance will be poor. System crash will occur and you will lose your data if you let it stay in the computer for a long time. What is more terrible, the cybercriminals are able to know which sites you have visited , the contents in the files you have read and the account passwords you have inputted. The virus is a threat to your privacy. You may feel confused why anti-virus software can detect it but cannot eliminate it. It roots deeply in the computer system. Anti-virus programs cannot find all its parts and completely remove them. It is able to regenerate again and again with the leftovers. Thus, if you want to protect your computer and your personal information, please remove 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 Win32/OutBrowse.C 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 Win32/OutBrowse.C
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 Win32/OutBrowse.C 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
In short, Win32/OutBrowse.C is a high risky Trojan virus which can attack and damage computers around the world. If we are not careful when we click, access, download or install anything unknown online, the computer would easily be attacked by the Trojan. The infected computer is running sluggishly and you need to spend more time than usual in completing your work on the computer. Cyber criminals can access to your computer to collect your personal information in the back door. Therefore, you should remove the virus timely.
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 February 13, 2014 1:48 pm