May 15, 2015

Trymedia.ew32/sality.gen.z Removal Guide

No matter you believe it or not, AVG kept reporting about Trymedia.ew32/sality.gen.z for you, which you thought it should be deleted completely by antivirus program. But now, it is still being detected on your computer. Is it weird? Had no idea on how to remove this virus? You worried about this virus? Would it damage your system so badly? Come on! Take it easy! Here is the article for removing this Trojan completely. Please take a look then you will be shocked!

A Brief Instruction of Trymedia.ew32/sality.gen.z

Trymedia.ew32/sality.gen.z is a highly infectious computer infection which is classified to malicious Trojan family that has been introduced by illegal people with getting control over the targeted computer and then to extort money from the user’s pocket. This Trojan can infected all kinds of Windows computers like Windows 2000, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista and Windows XP. This virus may get into your computer without your permission and knowledge. Commonly, this virus may be associated with the third party applications. Hence, this virus may be attached to spam emails, freeware downloads, suspicious websites and so on. If you get this virus on your computer, it means that your computer is set in a great risk situation. So, you should remove this virus as soon as you can.

Once installed, Trymedia.ew32/sality.gen.z may conduct lots of malicious activities on your computer. Due to this Trojan, your system may be messed up. Once got into your system, it may make great effect on your system. It can block you to run or execute any application program installed on the compromised computer and makes system non-responsive. Moreover, it has the ability to change the settings of your system completely and add harmful files deep on the system files as well folders. Additionally, it may perform various wicked tasks so as to destroy your infected computer such as constantly replicating itself and implanting its clones to make chaos on your computer. Otherwise, it is capable of disabling your task manager, registry editor and antivirus software. As a result, it can bring other infections onto your computer like malware, adware, spyware and other Trojans etc. Besides, this Trojan may create lots of ads and pop-ups to count for a large part of your resource. Hence, if you want to protect your computer from being damaged so severely, please get rid of this Trojan from your computer once you detect it.

Processing manual removal should have a certain level of computer literacy. If you are not sure how to start or afraid of making any critical damage on the computer system, please open a live chat with YooCare Expert now!

What Will This Trojan Actually Do on Your Computer?

1. Desktop background image and Browser homepage settings are changed. Google, Yahoo Searches are redirected.
2. It may slow down your computer considerably and you will feel like your computer is stuck. This includes opening programs, shutting down your computer, and slow Internet.
3. It is capable to corrupt your windows registry and uses it to deploy annoying pop up ads out of nowhere. You will get many unwanted pop-ups on your computer.

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 Trymedia.ew32/sality.gen.z, professional manual guide is needed.

About Trojan Virus Removal:

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.

Trymedia.ew32/sality.gen.z 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:

task manager
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.

Folder Options

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:

registry editor

b. Search malicious files and registry entries and then remove all of them:

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\[random]
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Temp

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:


From the above passage, we have given a brief induction on Trymedia.ew32/sality.gen.z. This Trojan is so cunning and risky virus although it can be detected by anti-malware tools, it can’t be removed entirely by anti-malware software. Once installed, this virus can bring other kinds of infections to install on the victims’ computer system. This virus is related to system crash, files fragmentation and can disable your executable programs. This infection is trick fully designed to convince you that it is genuine but it doesn’t have any genuine properties and is all done to trap you. However, this vicious virus can become a bridge for the remote cyber hackers to steal your confidential information, such as credit card number, bank account details, phone number, and so on. Therefore, removing this malicious Trojan is an urgent task for you. As soon as you find that this Trojan is making chaos on your computer. You should eliminate this Trojan from your system immediately without any hesitation.

Note: Still have trouble in removing this virus? If you don’t want to mess up your whole PC, Please contact YooCare Experts for instant help now.

Published by & last updated on May 15, 2015 11:41 pm

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