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Feb 15, 2016

Remove Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff Virus

Malwarebytes told me I had Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff on my computer, so I removed it but I found the virus came back after several days when I scanned my computer. Why is it so stubborn? I have never seen that before. My antivirus software always protects me from virus. Why does it fail to protect me computer this time? My computer runs slow and I hardly can use my computer to work. Please help. I really need this virus gone! Thanks in advance.

What is Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff?

Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff is a kind of malicious software. It’s categorized as Trojan Horse. This program contains malicious and harmful code which is bundled with apparently harmless programming or data. Therefore, it can gain access to the computer system easily and get control of the computer. It will do lots of damages, like ruining the file allocation table on your hard disk. The cyber criminals create this virus in order to break into users’ computer system and do harmful things to the computer. It is made to pop up a balloon alert at the desktop toolbar which will put the users into a panic. In this way, they will get illegal money from the victims easily. Therefore, if you see any warning about Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff, you need to calm down and remove it manually out of your computer.

How does Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff virus access your computer?
Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff is a kind of tool that the cyber hackers use to make illegal money. The cyber hackers create this nasty Trojan and attach it to some innocuous files from spam, scam emails or from clicking unknown links online, or from porn websites. After the users download and run those files, the virus can be activated. It will install itself in the system without asking permission from computer owners.

What can it do on your computer?
This virus can block the antivirus software so as to conceal certain objects and activities. In this situation, it may not be detected by security tools. The Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff virus can do further damage on an infected computer as soon as it is downloaded. By taking advantage of system bug and hole, it can create backdoor for more malware to access the computer system. After downloading new versions of malicious programs onto the computer, it can send, receive, launch, and delete files, display and steal data, like confidential system resources under the control of the remote hackers. Some certain programs will be created to collect your online banking systems, e-payment systems, and credit or debit cards which will lead user into big trouble. The cyber criminals will grab all your money. Even worse, it may steal your business secret to make huge illegal profit. All of the data on your computer are at considerable risk. Hence, you need to get rid of Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff immediately.

Processing manual removal is supposed to have a certain level of computer literacy. If you are not sure how to start and are afraid of making any critical mistakes damaging the computer system, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

Manual Removal Guide:

1. End Relevant Processes

(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to pop up Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab
Task-Manager

*For Win 8 Users:

Click More details when you see the Task Manager box

And then click Details tab
Details-Tab-in-Win-8-Task-Manager
(2). Find out and end the processes of Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff

2. Show Hidden Files

(1). Click on Start button and then on Control Panel

(2). Click on Appearance and Personalization
Appearance-and-Personalization
(3). Click on Folder Options
Folder Options
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window

(5). Choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
Show Hidden Files, Folders, and Drives

(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window

*For Win 8 Users:

Press Win+E together to open Computer window, click View and then click Options
View-in-Computer-Window

Click View tab in the Folder Options window, choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
View-Tab-in-Folder-Options-Window

3. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files

(1). Delete the registry entries of Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff through Registry Editor

Press Win+R to bring up the Run window, type “regedit” and click “OK”
Regedit

While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the related registry entries

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun ‘Random’

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionpoliciesExplorerrunRandom.exe

(2). Find out and remove the associated files

%AppData%RoamingMicrosoftWindowsTemplatesrandom.exe

%Temp%random.exe

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

Conclusion
As we mentioned above, Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff is an evil Trojan that can do anything as it wishes to carry out evil task for the remote hackers. Your computer will run slow and may crash down now and then. The bad news is that this Trojan hides itself deep down into the computer system which makes it difficult for the antivirus software to detect it, let alone removing it from computer completely. Therefor, you need to figure out a way to remove this nasty virus out of your computer manually. If you do not take action to stop it in time, it will leave you with an unusable computer system and all essential data loss. No one deserve such miserable experience. For the sake of your sensitive data on the computer, remove Malware.Win32.Gen.1F4A.sm!ff manually and completely from your computer as soon as possible.

The above manual removal is quite dangerous and complicated, which needs sufficient professional skills. Therefore, only computer users with rich computer knowledge are recommended to implement the process because any errors including deleting important system files and registry entries will crash your computer system. If you have no idea of how to process the manual removal, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further assistance.

Published by & last updated on February 15, 2016 2:00 am

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