I picked up a nasty thing named Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A yesterday. My antivirus program cannot get rid of this Trojan virus. Even though I have tried many ways which are provided on the Internet, I failed. Now countless ads pop up when I go online and the computer runs extremely slow. Will this virus destroy my personal files? I am desperate and I want to see if there is anything else can stop this hateful Trojan once and for all. I would love any help you can offer!
Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A is categorized as a malicious Trojan horse which is able to cause all kinds of destruction to the target computer. Once the invasion of your computer is accomplished, the Trojan virus will change the settings of the system and you will get tons of rubbish search results constantly when you surf the internet. It can degrade your computer’s performance actually. For example, your PC will suffer from poor Internet connection and frequent crash of system. In addition, the virus would point you to be the target of online sales by displaying malicious pop-up ads and it can generate traffic whenever you go online. What is worse, the creepy Trojan will provide pornographic websites or other questionable websites to annoy your online activities. As a matter of fact, it is propagated on your computer through visiting suspicious web sites, reading Spam email attachment, downloading freeware or fake anti-spyware program using infected media or USB devices and etc.
Once Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A gets installed successfully, the system would become very vulnerable because the Trojan can make full use of the loophole of the system to provide an access door for other infections such as spyware, malware and more redundant files to invade your computer which would often consume your system space, and create more loopholes. This Trojan virus can stay tough in the infected computer so it takes a long time to run a program and the computer may even get stuck as all the CPU resources have been eaten up. Once entered in users’ computer, it is capable to monitor your browsing habit, Internet activities and steal precious personal information like passwords, credit card, bank account information etc for commercial use. You should take steps to get rid of Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A immediately If you want to protect your computer.
Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A 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.
Manual removal is suggested here if the antivirus program in your computer can’t deal with it. The most guaranteed way to get rid of the Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A without reinstalling the system or formatting the hard disk is manual removal. Here are some basic steps to achieve this point. However, removing the virus manually requires high skills in order to determine which files to delete for the Trojan infection is changing with the passage of time. You are also suggested to do a backup before starting.
1. End Relevant Processes
(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to pop up Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab
*For Win 8 Users:
Click More details when you see the Task Manager box
And then click Details tab
(2). Find out and end the processes of Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A
2. Show Hidden Files
(1). Click on Start button and then on Control Panel
(2). Click on Appearance and Personalization
(3). Click on Folder Options
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window
(5). Choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window
*For Win 8 Users:
Press Win+E together to open Computer window, click View and then click Options
Click View tab in the Folder Options window, choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
3. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files
(1). Delete the registry entries of Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A through Registry Editor
Press Win+R to bring up the Run window, type “regedit” and click “OK”
While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the related registry entries
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random
(2). Find out and remove the associated files
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”
Trojan:Win32/Ruovs.A will attack your computer using the network vulnerabilities and expose your computer to various viruses threats to make it under a risky situation. It is a nasty virus which can cause more damages if it cannot be removed completely. And it can crash the whole Windows system as well as damage your data files. In fact it is created for allowing remote access to the infected computer by cyber criminals whose aim is to collect various key data for profit. Once installed, it can disable system security and create a loophole to help other harmful viruses to get into target system. Thus, we strongly recommend you to delete the Trojan to prevent any further damage to the computer system.
The above manual removal is quiet complicated, which needs sufficient professional skills to process. Therefore, only computer users with sufficient computer skills are recommended to implement the process because any errors including deleting important system files and registry entries will crash your computer system. If you have no idea of how to process the manual removal, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further assistance.
Published by & last updated on October 17, 2014 1:20 pm