Help! This Trojan-PSW.Win32.Tepfer.tttl virus has been detected by my AVG anti-virus when I try to scan my computer. However, each time when I remove this virus by the anti-virus and restart my computer, this Trojan horse will keep coming back. How can I get out of trouble? Should I try another anti-virus program or manual removal? Any help will be appreciated.
Trojan-PSW.Win32.Tepfer.tttl is a nasty Trojan that can bring a terrible situation, it can be planted to some infected programs, links and E-mail attachments. Once the victims install or open these infected files. This Trojan can invade their PCs easily. Most of the victims will not recognize that their PCs are infected by this nasty Trojan until the anti-virus programs notice them, it can cause several bad problems on the infected PC like slow running and frequent crashing. Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 can be the target of the hijacker. It has been an extremely virus that you should avoid it.
In general way, once this Trojan-PSW.Win32.Tepfer.tttl virus is installed to one system, the settings on the infected machine can be modified, that is the reason part of the victims will get the low performance, they need to take a long time to open a process or a view a webpage, once the victims want to run a program, they may even get a blue death screen which makes them annoyed. What is more, this nasty Trojan can even corrupt the anti-virus program on the infected PC so that the security program can not work normally. Just like other kinds of the Trojan horse, those viruses will change the name and position on the infected PC, that means those malicious process can escape the tracking of the anti-virus programs.
How did you get Trojan-PSW.Win32.Tepfer.tttl 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.
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.
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.
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.
b. All malicious files and registry entries that should be deleted:
4. Reboot the computer normally to take effective, when the above steps are done.
In summary, Trojan-PSW.Win32.Tepfer.tttl has the ability to mess up the system files on the infected PC, it can even download other kinds of the viruses to damage the infected PC such as browse hijack redirect, malware, rogue program and Worm. That is why some victims will suffer those virus infection at the same time. It is able to open a backdoor process to let the hijacker invade the infected PC for malicious purpose like stealing the information and data, that is the way which virus makers collect information from the infected PCs. Since the anti-virus can not handle this virus well, it is suggested that you should remove this virus manually to avoid a terrible situation on the infected PC.
If you have no idea how to do with that, please to contact experts from Yoocare Online Tech Support for further help.
Published by & last updated on April 17, 2014 8:56 am