Norton was keeping informing me about the virus, W32.Waledac.D!gen7. I was told that this Trojan could only be removed by manual. I tried to do it by myself. However, when I got into registry, I didn’t know how to start. I would like to know if anyone can help me get rid of this virus completely. I will be so appreciated.
W32.Waledac.D!gen7 used to be installed by rootkits that include backdoor Trojan capabilities. It is classified to be the member of malicious Trojan family which is created by vicious cyber criminals with the purpose of hacking all kinds of Windows computer users around the world. Once this Trojan gets installed on your computer, it may do lots of risky activities on your computer. Once installed, this virus may take control of your online activities immediately. It may records all on your online data and cookies. Otherwise, it may change your browser settings as well as your default homepage automatically. Due to this virus, you may not use your computer normally as usual. This virus can make your computer system disabled as soon as it can since it sneaks into your computer. Moreover, it has the ability to ruin the security of your operating system. So many infections can get into your computer easily. This virus may set your computer in great risk. So you need to remove this virus as soon as you detect it on your computer.
W32.Waledac.D!gen7 can dive into your computer secretly without your permission or knowledge. This Trojan can get into your computer by bundling itself with spam emails attachments and freeware downloads, as well suspicious websites and so on. So if you want to avoid this virus entering your computer, you need to pay more attention to what you do online. Once this Trojan is detected on your computer, you should take methods to get rid of this computer as soon as possible. After the installation of the virus, it may run automatically at the background. This Trojan may destroy your security system and open a back door which may allow remote hackers to access your computer and then pilfer your confidential data. Otherwise, this Trojan may distribute countless advertisements on your computer regardless of your will. Therefore, it is highly recommended to remove this Trojan as early as you can before it messes up your whole computer system.
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 W32.Waledac.D!gen7, 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.
W32.Waledac.D!gen7 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:
W32.Waledac.D!gen7 is a dangerous computer infection which often arrives as an attached file to spam email messages pretending as worthy material from a reputable company. If you read the email, you get this virus into your computer. This virus also can dive into your system while you are installing unsafe programs or visiting suspicious websites (porn webs). Once installed, this Trojan may control your Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, etc.) by altering search results and gaining online profit for its authors. So once this virus gets into your computer, you will be readdressed to visit unsafe websites. Your security system will be ruined by this virus. So that other viruses like Trojan, spyware, adware, malware will get the chance to get into your computer. Manual removal method is the only and the most effective way to remove this virus completely and permanently. This process is so complicated. So if you don’t know how to remove this virus by manual by yourself, please do not try by yourself as even one step mistake you made on your computer will lead to the damage of your whole system. You are suggested to contact YooCare 24-hours online expert for further help
Published by & last updated on November 19, 2015 6:24 pm