Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A Virus Removal

My Dell laptop is infected by Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A virus! I get this virus infection when I try to install a video player program online. Now my computer runs muck slower than before, each time when I try to run a program, I have to wait for more than 5 minutes. My computer will get a blue death screen when I open big game Call of Duty 9! How can I remove this virus from my machine? Why my anti-virus program does not work? Please help.

Description of Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A Virus:

Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A virus is a malicious process that invades the PC users by infected programs, links and spam E-mail attachment. Once the PC users open these infected files on a Windows OS machine, the virus can be activated quickly, all the windows OS can be the target of this nasty Trojan horse. This Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A virus belongs to the PUP Trojan horse family which can cause a terrible virus infection on the infected PC, that is why it can be one of the most dangerous viruses on the Internet. It will do the malicious actions without your permission, the stubborn virus needs to be removed completely before this Trojan horse makes the big problems on your PC.

In general, this nasty Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A Trojan horse can infect Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8, that means if you are using a PC with Windows OS, you can be the target of this virus. Most of the PC users don’t know their PCs are infected by the virus until the anti-virus programs notice them, however, it has the ability to change and hide its position on the computer and even the registry so that it can escape from the tracking of the security programs. Once this virus is installed to one PC, it keeps the infected PC staying in a slow performance, the PC users will have to take a long time to open a webpage or view an E-mail, what is more, this nasty virus can even cause a blue death screen when the PC users want to run some programs or games, that is the reason it needs to be removed immediately.

The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure and are afraid to make any critical mistakes during the process, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

How Can This Virus Attack the Computer?

How did you get Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A 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.

What Damage Will be Caused by the Virus:

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.

Best Way to Handle With the Trojan Virus Completely?

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.

Step-by-Step Manual Removal Guide:

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.


regitry editor

b. All malicious files and registry entries that should be deleted:




HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion

4. Reboot the computer normally to take effective, when the above steps are done.

This Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

As the above mentioned, Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A is a very nasty virus that can make your annoyed. Not only can it make your PC in a unsafe situation but also do the malicious things on the infected PC. The virus makers can even get into the infected PC by opening a backdoor process. The data on the infected PC like account’s numbers, E-mail password and the important files can be even stolen by the hijackers. Do not hesitate, all the files on the infected machine can be the target of this Trojan:Win32/Cribit.A virus, since the anti-virus can not handle it well, it is suggested that you should remove this virus manually and completely.

If you have no idea how to do with that, please to contact experts from Yoocare Online Tech Support for further help.

Published by on April 21, 2014 8:17 pm, last updated on April 21, 2014 8:17 pm

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