Feb 8, 2016

Remove Malware.MPL.Heur.vb Virus Step By Step

Hi there. I believe my computer has been infected with Malware.MPL.Heur.vb virus and malwarebytes doesn’t seem to be enough. The virus keeps coming back. I am currently on Windows 10. Any advice?

Learn More About Malware.MPL.Heur.vb Virus:

Malware.MPL.Heur.vb is a malicious program categorized as Trojan Horse. This virus is released by cyber criminals who aims to do a lot of evil activities on affected PC, especially for stealing user’s personal information and installing other types of malware and spyware. Generally speaking, this virus can sneak into your machine when you download freeware program, or when you click on misleading pop-up ads like a fake update pop-up message which reminds you to update your system web browsers. It also can get into your PC by opening any attachment from spam emails. This Trojan can open backdoor and fetch other malware to system. It runs high risk and has illegal purposes so you have to delete it as soon as it is detected.

Malware.MPL.Heur.vb Virus changes your PC settings automatically when it invades your PC. The changes are always done without your knowledge, thus it can build a connection with the server hosted by the unknown third parties. In consequence, it will trigger high CPU occupancy rate, cause annoying browser redirection problem and even generate pop-up of advertisements whenever your computer is online. The virus takes up a plenty of computer resources and CPU memories so it can lead to frequent stuck or any of computer freezing problems. In addition, it has the ability to create backdoor and gather sensitive information like your log-in details, user names, credit card information etc. The longer it stays on your computer, the more damages it can bring to you. Most infected users also experience a system crash, permanent data loss, system slowdown and Internet connection loss problem. Therefore, Malware.MPL.Heur.vb is a deadly threat that can make both your computer and your privacy in danger, please take action to remove it from your computer as soon as possible.

The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure how to delete this nasty Trojan, please live chat with YooCare experts now.

Infected Symptoms Are Listed Below:

1. This virus slows down your computer speed which make you in a trouble while opening program and surfing Internet. It takes forever to open a program or website.
2. Antivirus you have installed keeps popping up messages while you are surfing on the internet and showing you computer is at risk but you can’t get rid of it all.
3. This virus will shut down your other anti-virus and anti-spyware programs. And it will also infect and corrupt your registry, leaving your computer totally unsafe.
4. This virus will disable the proper running of many different programs or even disable some functions of your computer.
5. System restore can’t help to remove this Trojan completely.

How Does This Virus Get On Your Computer?

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 Malware.MPL.Heur.vb virus, 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.

Once Malware.MPL.Heur.vb 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:

Windows 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:

Malware.MPL.Heur.vb virus is categorized as a Trojan virus which is capable of giving your computer fatal damages. It infiltrates into the compromised PC system without a user’s knowledge and permission and poses high risks to the privacy and security. After installed, your firewall will be turned off or disabled. Whenever you try to get online, you may find that your homepage and default search provider have been changed without your permission. Every time when you go to a certain web page, you will be redirected to another page that you don’t want at all. This virus leaves you wide open on the internet so that the remote hacker can easily attack your PC without your knowledge. You have to delete it immediately once upon detection.

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 8, 2016 3:54 am

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