Earlier today I got a notice from AVG (my anti virus and Firewall program) that it was detected a “IDP.Trojan.CB452937” virus. I tried to remove it, but this virus came back again and again. Anyone else had the same issue before? Could this be a real virus or is it just a false positive by AVG? Should I worry about that? If so, what’s the best way to get rid of it from my computer completely?
IDP.Trojan.CB452937 is categorized as a Trojan infection that spreads like wildfire on the internet and it is capable of running on different operating systems including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and even Windows 8 (8.1). As similar as other Trojan viruses, this one also has a serious effect on the functionality of the computer systems and on the safety of user’s data, like bank accounts and even identities. In another word, it compromises the system security as well as violates privacy that has to be deleted once upon detection.
IDP.Trojan.CB452937 Virus can infect a computer through many ways such as from email attachments, from software/music downloads, or from unsafe Instant Message clients, IRC, Peer 2 peer downloads etc. Most commonly, it may be downloaded by the owners themselves from a dodgy website. As soon as it is downloaded, it creates a lot of junk files and corrupted registry entries in order to occupy CPU usage and reduce your PC performance. This type of Trojan can help download malware on your machine, and it makes changes to the infected computer system which can cause annoying browser redirection or system crash randomly. Furthermore, it may monitor PC activities and then gather your private information secretly without your knowledge. Cyber criminals who create this virus are good at using this Trojan to steal personal information from unwitting people, trying to get their bank detail. Therefore, please take action to remove IDP.Trojan.CB452937 virus from your computer as soon as possible.
Slow down your PC speed notably.
Add other dangerous Trojan or Spyware to your system secretly.
Allow the hacker to access your entire system.
Collect all your personal information and transfer to a remote hacker.
Destroy critical system files and make PC unstable.
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 IDP.Trojan.CB452937 Virus, 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 IDP.Trojan.CB452937 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:
Over the last few years, more and more people need to use computers daily. And at the same time a large number of computer viruses are created and have been growing rapidly to attack compromised PCs. If you’re not careful enough, your computer can end up with a nasty virus that makes your files act oddly, crashes your computer, pops up bizarre messages, or worst of all, destroys your operating system. IDP.Trojan.CB452937 is a Trojan designed to download and install additional malware on the compromised computer. It can be very sneaky and show any noticeable signs when it invades your computer until your antivirus program alerts you its presence. After infected, you may detect CPU usage is high and up to 100% which indicates that the computer’s central processing unit is running at max level or is above normal level for the number of applications running. It results in low performance, hang-ups (freezing), and random shutdowns. The virus poses a dangerous network environment for PC users and harms to computer system that should be removed immediately.
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 February 17, 2015 5:41 am