Are you searching for a solution to get rid of Exploit:SWF/Axpergle virus permanently? When you browse online, do you get many unwanted pop-up and security alerts on your screen out of nowhere? Does your computer suddenly become sluggish? To keep your computer secure and virus free, please follow the guide below to remove the virus manually.
Exploit:SWF/Axpergle is categorized as a trojan program designed to secretly download malware components or unwanted software onto a user’s computer. It can enter a computer in many different ways and can cause effects ranging from the simply annoying to the highly destructive. Usually this virus surreptitiously infiltrates a user’s system via contaminated e-mail attachments or malicious links and then it does many destructive things to ruin a computer system. Unfortunately not all antivirus programs are capable of scanning the overall components of this type of Trojan. Therefore, it is not surprised that after you spent a whole day running a sea of antivirus programs on your computer but they found nothing suspicious. Although this virus won’t replicate itself like Worm viruses, it is capable of downloading other software without notice and consent, transmitting information to remote servers secretly, and lowering system security on the infected machine.
Usually, this Trojan won’t come alone to the infected computer as it includes backdoor capabilities that allow it to open network ports to download and install additional malware threats onto the infected computer. It is capable of modifying Windows registry and other important system settings, which enable it to be active and start to execute spiteful activities silently no matter when your Windows loads. In addition, it may typically redirect users’ Internet search results to non-beneficial web pages which belong to browser hijacker or notorious parties online. It may transmit personal information the user’s consent and send it to a remote attacker. Therefore, your sensitive personal data such as username, email address, phone number and passwords could be exposed for illegal uses. Criminals who produce this Trojan will monitor all of your computer activities and steal the confidential data stored on your PC system so you have to get rid of Exploit:SWF/Axpergle once upon detection.
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 Exploit:SWF/Axpergle, 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 Exploit:SWF/Axpergle 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:
Exploit:SWF/Axpergle is a seditious Trojan infection that can bypass many antivirus programs and sneak into a target computer unknowingly with the use of security exploits beyond your approval. Once it is downloaded, it can modify the system startup settings and drop its kernel code into the PC system so that it can be launched automatically whenever the infected computer starts. You will be bothered by constant alerts from your antivirus program telling you the computer has a threat but it cannot take effect to get rid of it. While the virus is running in the background, it captures and sends all personal information, such as credit card details, login number/password to a remote hacker for illicit purposes secretly and it also corrupts your computer by performing many harmful actions such as downloading and installing other threats, redirecting you to shady website when you go online or even displaying lots of annoying commercial advertisements to interrupt your browsing activities. Hence, it is recommended to get rid of Exploit:SWF/Axpergle from your PC without any delay.
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 December 6, 2014 8:46 am