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Jan 14, 2015

TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I Removal

You have a virus called TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I in the computer? You find that it is difficult to be deleted by antivirus programs? This Trojan virus is very dangerous and can bring a lot of problems to your computer. Hence, you should remove it as soon as possible according to the guide below.

Details of TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I:

TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I is one of the latest Trojan viruses which is trying the best to break into the target computer systems from around the world. Don’t underestimate the virus. Many other viruses and malicious software can access your computer with the help of this Trojan viruses to cause further damages in the backdoor. So once the antivirus program finds it on your computer system, you need to try your best to get rid of it by the manual removal method for the antivirus program is unable to delete all its malicious files and registry entries. If you do not completely remove it, you will see it coming back again and again every time you restart the computer.

TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I is able to hide in some online porn sites, spam emails from strange senders and unknown free items. When it has the opportunity to penetrate into your computer system, it immediately starts to change the system default settings and registry keys, which helps it to stay as steadily as possible in your computer system. Soon you will have to receive a large number of pop-up ads and be redirected to unwanted web sites. What is worse, the Trojan virus will enable the virus makers to connect to your computer secretly and you know nothing! No doubt, you should not rely too much on antivirus programs because it should be removed manually.

Processing manual removal is supposed to have a certain level of computer literacy. If you are not sure how to start and are afraid of making any critical mistakes damaging the computer system, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

What Can the Vicious Virus Do?

1. It has the ability to download additional components and other infections in the target computer in order to fully complete its penetration.
2. It is able to cause system crash and destroy some of your programs in the infected computer.
3. It facilitates the virus makers to intrude your computer remotely without letting you know.
4. It is capable of collecting your browsing history and other private data.

Manual Removal Guide:

TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I  virus should be manually removed, because it has the ability to bypass a lot of legitimate antivirus programs. In case that any errors occur which may result in unpredictable losses in the removal, you had better take some time to do a backup in advance. And then follow the steps below:

1. End Relevant Processes

(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to pop up Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab

Windows Task Manager

*For Win 8 Users:

Click More details when you see the Task Manager box

Win 8 Task Manager

And then click Details tab

Details Tab in Win 8 Task Manager

(2). Find out and end the processes of TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I

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

View in Computer Window

Click View tab in the Folder Options window, choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category

View Tab in Folder Options Window

3. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files

(1). Delete the registry entries of TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I 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\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\Explorer\run\Random.exe

(2). Find out and remove the associated files

%AllUsersProfile%\random.exe

%AppData%\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates\random.exe

%Temp%\random.exe

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\random

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~random

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

How can TrojanDownloader:Win32/Small.gen!I sneak into your computer without your permission? The virus is put in some web sites and free programs with attractive features by the virus makers to deceive ordinary computer users. When the Trojan infection completes the installation into the computer, you don’t know about that in the beginning. But soon, your computer works improperly. For example, you may be redirected to some unwanted web pages when you are on the Internet and receive a lot of pop-up windows including ads and false security alarms. More and more unknown programs will be installed without asking for your authority and your computer will be slower than before. What is worse, the Trojan horse virus can help computer hackers to monitor all your activities in the computer so as to steal your sensitive information. To Stop it, a complete removal is necessary.

The above manual removal is quite dangerous and complicated, which needs sufficient professional skills. Therefore, only computer users with rich computer knowledge 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 January 14, 2015 7:08 pm

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