AVG detects Luhe.MalMSIL.A in my computer but it doesn’t help to get rid of it. Is this virus dangerous? Should I worry about my credit card information? I’m not good at computer and I have no idea where I should begin to remove it. I use my computer for my work, and I don’t want to re-install the whole system. Please help!
Luhe.MalMSIL.A is classified as a high-risk Trojan that targets the Windows platform and can perform various attacks on Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and even Windows 8. Most computer users get infected with this Trojan because they downloaded something malicious from the internet but they didn’t realize. Trojans like this one can be bundled with useful applications and users can be easily tricked into downloading it. Now Internet is flooded with thousands of unreliable websites. If people who come to visit dubious web pages which have already been hacked by cyber criminals, their computers can be attacked by this Trojan as well. It usually gets installed without any permission and runs in the background to decrease your PC performance.
Once Luhe.MalMSIL.A virus is downloaded, it can eat out lots of your PC resources to make the whole computer work like a snail. Besides, it may monitor web-browsing activity of the user and redirect users to all kinds of ad sites against their wills. The virus is tricky, it conceals its presence of the compromised computer by showing only legitimate process running on the system. Even though the most advanced antivirus AVG is able to detect it, but sometimes AVG cannot fix it effectively. The virus may recur every time AVG says it’s removed. With a Trojan inside the computer, it endangers the privacy of the target users. With help of this Trojan, hackers can establish illegal access to the infected computers remotely without users’ approval. Usually, they aim on personal information like bank account, password and credit card details and use the sensitive info for illegal benefits. To protect your computer, you must get rid of Luhe.MalMSIL.A virus without any delay.
It can bypass the legit security tools and destroy your computer secretly.
It prevents you from opening some application because the files are corrupted.
It can make your browser redirected to all kinds of malicious websites.
It is able to allow remote hacker access the compromised system for illicit purpose.
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 the virus accesses 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 Luhe.MalMSIL.A, 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 Luhe.MalMSIL.A 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:
Luhe.MalMSIL.A is a common Trojan distributed by malicious websites or the legitimate websites that have been attacked, unreliable free downloads and affected attachments in Email. Once it is running, you will notice some instant changes on the operation. Performance of the machine reduces to a half as well as your Internet connection. In addition, it is capable of introducing other threats such as worm, ransomware and other malware to your computer, making computer unable to use as a result. Therefore, it is strongly recommended users to delete Luhe.MalMSIL.A immediately once it is found.
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 31, 2014 7:24 am