Hello! Last night my laptop suffered a catastrophe. I am not sure what it was but I am thinking it was a Trojan virus. My antivirus says that it is Trojan.win32.farfli.gain. It will not boot properly and it will not even show my desktop as usual! What do I do? What happened was i was gaming and suddenly i hear a loud crack and the laptop immediately shut itself down. How can I get rid of it to save my computer?
Trojan.win32.farfli.gain is a stubborn Trojan virus which not only affects the computer software component but also damage hardware component. Your computer is encountering with malware infection ever since it moved in. it can be easily put into your PC via free downloading, mail attachments or unknown malicious domain. Malicious link contains many viruses. It can make other threats get into the same system because the virus can also bring other virus in. When it intrudes into the fragile system, the software will be into the important system folders to kidnap target system by changing computer settings. After changing system settings, it will stop you to reset the system so that it can process safely. You cannot delete it from program folder or uninstall function in control panel.
There are a lot of unnecessary processes appear when the virus program is running. The Trojan virus infection is complained by many users. But people may not know is, Trojan virus is mainly used to steal personal information which are stored in the infected computer. Trojan infection is dangerous because it can invade other malware infection, spamware infection and it brings unnecessary annoying pop-up ads on the website you are visiting. The most obvious sign of Trojan virus infection is the slow speed of PC performance and Internet speed. If you want a safe online environment, you need to remove as soon as possible.
Trojan.win32.farfli.gain 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.
Trojan.win32.farfli.gain 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 Trojan.win32.farfli.gain
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”
Trojan.win32.farfli.gain is a kind of harmful threat which is used to attack computers around the world. it has infected hundreds of computers in the world. It may change your desktop image, security settings and system settings in random. This is a nasty virus that can change the performance of your computer and destroy hardware components. It has the ability to make your computer wired and unstable. It steals your passwords and other sensitive information and upload to the server. Safety levels are declined on the infected computer. In short, this is a dangerous threat. Trojan virus can be downloaded from the Internet, because it propagates into the target machine through the suspicious links. This means that, once infected, your entire computer is under the control of cybercrime. To be noticed, it can easily evade antivirus scanning. Our suggestion is to take action to complete remove this Trojan virus immediately
Published by & last updated on May 27, 2014 9:57 pm