A few days ago, AVG reported Luhe.fiha.a is in my computer but it didn’t remove it. Whenever AVG says it is removing, and it will stop at some point because the threat is too big. I searched on the web and it says the virus should be removed manually. I am not a computer savvy, how do I do that? I cannot afford to lose my data. Any help will be appreciated.
Luhe.fiha.a is categorized as a malicious Trojan Horse that has been found by AVG a few years ago. Now it still has the power to infect PC users in these few days and damage their computer seriously. Typically, symptoms of a trojan infection may be very obvious or not visible at all. For this one, it can create its own registry entry so that it can load automatically whenever the PC user starts Windows. Though AVG can detect this Trojan, it cannot kill it effectively. The victim who get this virus may keep finding some objects were infected with Luhe.fiha.a. But when they take action to remove the virus, it gives an error or the window stops responding immediately. Even though sometimes it says it is removed but when you reboot the computer, even do it from the safe mode with networking too, and on the next scan, the virus is found again. It just keeps coming back and prevents computer users from removing it.
In addition, you will detect computer performance and network speed are obviously worse than ever since this pesky Trojan is occupying high proportion of system resources all through. When the threat acquires a place inside the computer, it instantly attacks Windows. It can make computer operating system in disorder or cause fatal errors so that people can’t use some programs that windows provides. Besides, with the help of this Trojan, other threats like Ransomware, browser hijacker or potentially unwanted program can access your computer without your permission. Luhe.fiha.a even can bring keyloggers inside the PC which is used to trace your all online activities through a remote server. That is to say, this threat has the ability to keep record of the sites you visited, steal your sensitive data like password, username, credit card details, bank account information, capture your keystrokes and send these information to cyber criminals. For the sake of your computer security, remove Luhe.fiha.a virus as quickly as you can.
From malicious drive-by-download scripts from corrupted porn and shareware / freeware websites.
Through spam email attachments, media downloads and social networks.
When clicking suspicious pop-ups or malicious links.
Open unknown email or download media files that contain the activation code of the virus.
Note: No matter how does the virus access your PC, users should know that there are no tools can remove this pesky Trojan automatically at this moment, it is suggested users not spend much time in downloading or paying any security software which claims can delete this stubborn virus. It is totally useless. To completely get rid of Luhe.fiha.a virus, professional manual guide is needed.
Currently many computer users had the same experience that this virus couldn’t be removed by any anti-virus applications. So the manual approach is always required to combat this virus. And here is the step-by-step removal guide for all computer users.
1. End the malicious process from Task Manager.
Once Luhe.fiha.a Virus is installed, computer user may notice that CPU usage randomly jumps to 100 percent. At any time Windows always has many running processes. A process is an individual task that the computer runs. In general, the more processes, the more work the computer has to do and the slower it will run. If your system’s CPU spike is constant and remain at a constant 90-95%, users should check from Task Manager and see if there is a suspicious process occupying system resources and then end it immediately.
(The name of the virus process can be random.)
Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc to quickly bring up Task Manager Window：
2. Show hidden files and folders.
Open Folder Options by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Folder Options.
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 and then delete all.
Attention: Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
a. Press Windows key + R to open Run box. In the “Open” field, type “regedit” and click the “OK” button.
Then a Registry Editor window will pop up as the following picture shows:
b. Search malicious files and registry entries related to Luhe.fiha.a virus and then remove all of them:
Luhe.fiha.a Virus is a tricky virus that can be able to exploit certain security flaw in Java and then sneak into the target computer without any notice. Also it has the capability to get inside the computer without being caught by installed anti-virus software. Usually this Trojan comes by clicking malicious code or distribute unsafe advertising pop-ups, visiting pornographic website or downloading attachment from spam emails. Once downloaded, it will take a long time for you to open a webpage or run program. You will receive fatal errors like “Internet Explorer is not responding” and something else. And you may also find that Internet browser is hijacked and keeps redirecting you to other websites you don’t want. A Trojan virus can allow an attacker to steal sensitive information including user name and passwords that are stored on the PC so that you should get rid of it once it has been detected by AVG or other antivirus program.
Note: If you are not knowledgeable enough to be able to distinguish the location of this virus, or you are afraid of making mistake during the manual removal, please contact experts from Yoocare Online Tech Support for further help.
Published by & last updated on April 10, 2014 2:46 am