Oct 28, 2014

MBR:Cidox-E Removal Guide

Hi, there! My computer speed is decreasing severely now. Everything is working normally after I download something from the Internet. Why? What happened? Did I download something wrong from the Internet? I have no idea about that. MBR:Cidox-E? What it is? How does this thing get into my computer? Does the computer performance become slowly all due to this virus? I am so scared. What should I do now? Please, help!

A Brief Introduction about This Trojan

MBR:Cidox-E is a risky Trojan virus which is designed to attack the innocent Windows computer users. This Trojan will displays users with a series of dangerous actions on your computer once it installed on your computer. This virus is usually distributed from the Internet through malicious links, spam email attachment, games and porn websites. This Trojan can has the ability to utilize few deceptive techniques to sneak into the target computer without the permission and knowledge. Lots of harmful things will be done on your computer. This Trojan should be removed as soon as possible once you detected it on your computer.

Once MBR:Cidox-E is installed on your computer, many of the critical system files, registry entries and other processes gets hidden due to this infection gets effect. This Trojan will damage your computer badly and it is capable to replicates and spreads itself automatically. This virus also has the ability to produce lots of executable files on your computer system which can be responsible for tempering with system setting, slowing down computer speed, destroying program files, creating security leaks to download other malware which will badly corrupt your computer system. Moreover, this Trojan will pilfer your confidential data such as passwords, SSA details, user account number and other private data by tracing your visited web page. These data will be transferred to remote cyber hackers who will misuse these data in an illegal way for realizing their malicious purposes or spread them into the public. Additionally, lots of ads will be spread by this Trojan which ads are relevant to your previous search in order to earn money for promoting products. This Trojan will run itself when you start your computer. MBR:Cidox-E is a risky infection which will set your computer system and private finance in a high risk. You’d remove it from your computer without any hesitation.

Processing manual removal should have a certain level of computer literacy. If you are not sure how to start or afraid of making any critical damage on the computer system, please open a live chat with YooCare Expert now!

What Will This Trojan Actually Do on Your Computer?

1. It can download other vicious programs into computer and make further damage.
2. It can sneak into your computer secretly and then foul up your computer system.
3. It will take a long time to boot and shut down your computer.
4. It will slow down the performance of your computer and even make it frozen and crashed.
5. It can steal your personal data and transfer to remote cyber hackers.

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 MBR:Cidox-E, professional manual guide is needed.

About Trojan Virus Removal:

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 MBR:Cidox-E 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:

task manager

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.

Folder Options

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:

registry editor

b. Search malicious files and registry entries and then remove all of them:

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\[random]
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Temp

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:


Once your computer is suffering with MBR:Cidox-E, whatever you click in search page you will get redirected to this Trojan’s purchasing page. Once this Trojan installed on your computer, it will take control of your computer immediately and will disable your antivirus software. It will make lots of chaos on your computer. It will run itself when you start your computer. Moreover, it will record your crucial data and send them to background cyber criminals. It will be a great potential threat to your computer. You are suggested to use manual removal to get rid of this Trojan as quickly as you can once you detected it on your computer.

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 November 10, 2014 10:18 am

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