Hi there. My AVG 2015 detected several instances of Generic36.bahp but didn’t help to delete them. The virus alert continues to pop up every 2 minutes or so. I was worried about that. Can it steal my personal information like bank account or hack my computer without my knowledge? Does anyone have the same problem before? How do I get rid of the virus without losing my data?
Generic36.bahp is categorized as Trojan virus that acts very aggressive and can even destroy users computer system or steal personal data without any knowledge. It gets inside the PC through security vulnerabilities found on a network and then it can run many malicious tasks on different operating systems including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8. With the help of this Trojan, cyber criminals could spy on a user, manage files, install additional software or dangerous threats, control the entire system including any present applications or hardware devices, shutdown or reboot a computer or attack other hosts. Although AVG antivirus can detect the virus, but it doesn’t mean you are safe from the virus attack. This virus will apply an advance technique that aims to conceal itself and block the deletion of any anti-malware programs. Therefore, manual removal will be the best choice to remove Generic36.bahp virus.
Generic36.bahp virus slows down your computer speed so you will have a problem opening programs or surfing Internet. It takes forever to open a program or any websites. Besides, it modifies your browser settings secretly and forces you to visit websites and advertisements which are not trusted and may lead you to pay money wrongly for worthless products. Usually the virus 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. In a simple word, Generic36.bahp Trojan Virus is highly dangerous as it is designed to corrupt your computer terribly, and affect your system, files and programs in a large scale. Also it is responsible for collecting sensitive information, such as credit card passwords, log in details, user credentials and others, then further sending the collected information to the remote hackers for their own illicit purpose. It is urgent to get rid of Generic36.bahp from the computer to avoid any financial loss.
1. It can compromise your system and may introduce additional infections like rogue software.
2. It forces you to visit websites and advertisements which are not trusted and may lead you to pay money wrongly for worthless products.
3. It takes up high resources and strikingly slows down your computer speed and even causes your computer stuck frequently.
4. It may allow cyber criminals to track your computer and steal your personal information.
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.
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 Generic36.bahp 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:
If unfortunately your computer is infected with Generic36.bahp virus, your computer may experience many unwanted problems like system crash, blue screen of death, slow PC performance or annoying browser redirection. This is a vicious Trojan that detected by AVG recently and it annoys many PC user. Usually the virus proliferates via suspicious websites, removable media or infected email messages. It can damage essential system files, slow down a computer, block critical programs from operating. Also it is able to drop some other rogue viruses, spyware and key logger into the infected computer so it is suggested users remove Generic36.bahp manually to make sure it can be completely gone.
Published by & last updated on April 8, 2015 11:13 am