Is your personal or work computer tortured by a virus called Win64.Patched.B.Gen? It takes every chance to penetrate into your computer when you know nothing? Do not know what kind of malicious things it can do in your computer? Is there an effective way to get rid of it? Will it hand your personal information over to the virus makers? Don’t be panic and you can read the entire article to understand the nature of the virus.
Win64.Patched.B.Gen is a troublesome computer virus that can be detected by some famous antivirus programs such as MSE or Norton. It is created with Rootkit technology, which allows it to root in the infected computer deeply and bypass the removal of antivirus programs. Under normal circumstances, it distributes in some suspicious web sites or spam emails. Unsafe free program downloading resources will also make your computer infected with the virus.
Once Win64.Patched.B.Gen installs on your computer, it is able to lead to many computer problems. You may have noticed that the CPU occupancy rate is very high, causing computer freezes and program not responding frequently. You will also find that other computer threats including worms, spyware and malware are implanted in the computer by this virus. Successful variation also makes it able to destroy or encrypt your files. On the other hand, it has the ability to create an easy road for the virus makers to access the computer and execute some malicious tasks in a sneaky way, such as stealing personal information. Your valuable information and data including bank account information and email password will be exposed. Many of the victims want to use antivirus programs to clean up the computer, but antivirus programs cannot handle all kinds of viruses because many new viruses are created every day and old viruses has the ability to change continuously. An antivirus program is not a panacea. Of course, the antivirus programs can still provide basic protection. However, when it comes to some stubborn viruses like this Win64.Patched.B.Gen, only manual removal can ensure a complete fix.
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 Win64.Patched.B.Gen 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 Win64.Patched.B.Gen
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 Win64.Patched.B.Gen 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
Win64.Patched.B.Gen is a serious threat to your computer. Antivirus programs can identify the existence of the virus but cannot remove it. It spreads through a variety of ways. If computer users visit pornographic websites frequently, open spam email attachments or click on a malicious link, the computer will become its target. It will modify the registry values so that it can run secretly in the background. It also increases system burden, which make the infected computer run so slowly. In addition, it is able to capture confidential data stored on the computer and send back to the cyber criminals. Your credit card information and privacy may be used illegally by cyber criminals. In order to avoid further damages, we strongly recommend that you get rid of it quickly.
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 March 22, 2014 4:27 pm