My Kaspersky picks up Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.ap virus but it doesn’t heal it. Why does it block my anti-virus programs? Is this virus dangerous? How does it come to my system? Any help for removing this Trojan completely will be highly appreciated.
Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.ap is another virus created by cyber criminals in order to attack PCs running with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. Being as a member of Trojan.Win32.Bromngr family, it has many variants like Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.I and Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.at. They may come together and install on your computer secretly at the same time without getting your permission. Once launched, it performs a bad action on your computer and keeps interrupting your activities. You may receive a lot of pop-ups and advertisements while you are searching information on internet. And your browser keeps redirecting you to other pages which you don’t want at all. The virus can do a great harm to the targeted machine, so you may experience blue screen of death or system crash after computer is infected.
In addition, it will create a secret backdoor into your computer. This allows hackers to easily access your computer. It also gives the hackers a great way to put additional viruses or software onto your computer. Many PC users have antivirus program protected, unfortunately they can still be the targets of this threat because Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.ap is capable of blocking antivirus products. Most of time, it gets into the system by clicking malicious code or unsafe advertising pop-ups, visiting pornographic website or downloading attachment from spam emails. Once downloaded, it degrades your PC performance and speed considerably and simultaneously runs many processes to make your PC sluggish. Therefore, don’t hesitate to get rid of Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.ap from your computer.
1. This virus slows down your computer speed which makes you in a trouble while opening program and surfing Internet. It takes forever to open a program or website.
2. Antivirus you have installed keeps popping up messages while you are surfing on the internet showing you the computer is at risk but you can’t get rid of it all.
3. This virus will shut down your other anti-virus and anti-spyware programs. And it will also infect and corrupt your registry, leaving your computer totally unsafe.
4. This virus will disable the proper running of many different programs or even disable some functions of your computer.
5. System restore can’t help to remove this Trojan completely.
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 Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.ap, 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 Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.ap 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 and then remove all of them:
Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.ap is a Trojan virus detected by Kaspersky that can carry out many damaging actions on the corrupted PC. It creates the registry entries so that it can load automatically whenever the PC user boots up Windows. You will get annoyed by the crazy security alert that keeps saying this virus is found on your PC, but there is no way for you to eliminate it. With the virus inside the computer, it enables cyber criminals to take over your PC remotely and use the compromised system for doing cyber crime. Whenever your computer is online, a bunch of pop-up ads will be filled with your screen asking you to install plug-in, update your player or click the window to get a “free” gift and so on. To avoid such bad consequences, it is needed to remove Trojan.Win32.Bromngr.ap from the computer as quickly as possible.
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 May 25, 2014 1:57 pm