I have been getting Trojan horse Agent_c.mb virus for the past 4 days and AVG is not removing it. I followed the location stated but I have seen no files in it. However, this trojan is constantly detected. It is really annoying and frustrating. How do I get rid of it from my computer completely? I have Windows 8.1 on a brand new Dell Inspiron 1500. Help!!!
Trojan horse Agent_c.mb(as known as Trojan Agent_c.MB) is categorized as Trojan virus that sneaks into a computer by clicking on some malicious links, downloading free software, browsing sites with bad reputation or opening the infected email attachments. Once installed, it can commit evil conducts to decrease the overall performance of the targeted system or perform other malicious tasks. Now this virus aims to attack Windows operating system including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and even Windows 8 (Windows 8.1). Trojan horse Agent_c.mb is designed by cyber criminals to distribute malicious or potentially unwanted programs, or steal account information, passwords, online banking data and credit card information from the target users, so you have to remove it as soon as possible.
If you are one of the victims of Trojan horse Agent_c.mb virus, you will definitely get lots of inconveniences when you work on your computer. The virus can damage your system notably. To be more specific, it can slow down your PC performance and probably change your browser settings and other critical settings without your approval. Therefore, you will find that the programs you try to open are not responding all the times. And your homepage or default search engine has been changed to a page that you have never seen before. When you open Task Manager, you will see some unusual processes eating up a lot of system resources that cause computer freeze issues frequently. As similar as other Trojan viruses, this one also has the ability to monitor your online activities and probably steal your personal information so you need to get rid of it with no delay.
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 Trojan horse Agent_c.mb 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 Trojan horse Agent_c.mb 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:
Trojan horse Agent_c.mb is defined as Trojan Virus that found by AVG antivirus. Generally speaking, if AVG can delete the virus, everything is still good on your computer. However, the virus has the ability to block all kinds of antivirus programs, therefore it can come back again and again on the next scan. The longer it stays on the target system, the more damages it could bring to harm the computer. Being as Trojan virus, it is responsible for tracking your web surfing activities and collecting sensitive information like credit card details, bank account information, email address and password. And then the collected information could be transferred to third party online cyber crooks who may misuse it for its own benefits. To keep your computer safe, you should delete Trojan horse Agent_c.mb right away.
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 April 9, 2015 1:36 am