Is there any way to remove trojanspy:Win32/Gamker.B completely? I downloaded a PDF file yesterday and then my antivirus reported virus infection. I ran a virus scan and deleted it, but later I restated my computer and it came back. How can I get rid of it? It is driving me crazy!
TrojanSpy:Win32/Gamker.B is dangerous PC virus to your computer. It is a malicious program that is secretly collecting user information without your notice or permission and uploading the information it collects once the infected computer is connecting to the internet. It can take over network traffic and you can hardly open a webpage or a picture online, not to mention watching online videos. It is risky to download PDF files from unknown recourse, open spam mail attachments and visit malicious web sites since computer virus are mainly come from these recourses to infiltrate your computer when the computer is leaky. Once installed, the infected computer is becoming chaotic.
The system performance is slow down and system files are replaced. You cannot see previous desktop as well. This virus has the ability to monitor computer activities and steal important information from the infected system. It will slow down your computer, including running tasks, opening files and shutting down your computer. Even your computer is in fully protection, this Trojan horse may open backdoor to allow other malicious viruses, key loggers, adware and shows you a warning or pop-up message from time to time. It will make numbers of faults in the victim system like changing registry and system folder so as to allow malicious action. It change security settings to allow viruses break through security protection and copy valuable information you have saved in the system. In a word, this virus is a security threats and you must remove from the system immediately.
TrojanSpy:Win32/Gamker.B allows cyber-criminals to break into the infected computer without being noticed and it could disable executable programs installed on your computer and cause system crash. Also it will change important settings on your computer to allow remote control from cyber criminals. Other than that, it will modify your registry settings and important key value to make it difficult to be removed. As soon as you use Norton to remove it, you will get an error saying that Remove Failed just like the following picture shows:
Manual removal is a complicated and risky process, so please back up all important data before making any changes on your computer. Here are some instructions to handle with the Trojan horse manually, and be cautious when going through the following steps.
Step1. Show Hidden Files
(1). Press Win+R to get run option
(2). Type in Control Panel and hit enter to get Control Panel
(3). Click on Appearance and Personalization link
(3). Click on Folder Options link
(4). Click on View tab in Folder Options window
(5). Tick Show hidden files, folders, and drives under Hidden files and folders tab
(6). Click Apply to effect， then click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
Step2. Stop virus processes in the Windows Task Manager.
(1). Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together to get Windows Task Manager
(2). Click More details
Step3. Remove all the malicious files registry entries through Registry Edit.
TrojanSpy:Win32/Gamker.B is a malicious Trojan virus which implants itself to the infected computer secretly and makes your computer and other working process slowly during infection. It can install the itself into the computer system without your awareness and consciousness. To make matters worse, the Trojan is used as a tool for hackers to achieve hacking purpose to steal your information. It is recommended to remove it with a complete and fast procedure. Users can follow instruction here to have it manual deleted instantly.
(1). Using Registry Editor to delete all the related registry entries.
*Guides to open Registry Editor:
Press Win+R key together then Registry Editor will pop up.
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of TrojanSpy:Win32/Gamker.B
Step 4. Clear all the malicious cookies in browsers.
* Google Chrome: Click on the Tools menu → select Options → Click “Under the bonnet” tab → locate “Privacy” section → browsing data” button → “Delete cookies and other site data” to delete all cookies from the list.
* Internet Explorer: Click “Tools” → Click “safety” → “delete browsing history” → Tick “cookies” box and click delete
* Firefox:: Click “Tools” → Click “Options” → Click “Privacy” → Click “remove individual cookies”
In addition, please be careful when you tried to fix TrojanSpy:Win32/Gamker.B problem since this is a nasty virus that is not very easy to be removed. It is very difficult for a person who is not familiar with the virus and not well trained in IT field to remove this Trojan horse completely. The virus can change its name from time to time and change its position to avoid from antivirus detection. If you cannot find its original position, it can always recover itself and infect the victim PC again. If you do not have enough skill with operating Windows operating system, you can hardly find its position. And we don’t suggest you to use tools because the antivirus program may mistakenly delete some system files. More important is that some antivirus may be a rogue antivirus. It would better if you can find an expert to help you remove the Trojan horse completely.
Published by & last updated on April 18, 2014 1:16 pm