Hello! I am so confusing now. I don’t know what is going on now? My computer kept telling me that a big threat was on my computer. Why do I keep receiving an alert on the detection from Norton which is stating about a Trojan called Backdoor.Hynet Virus on my computer? What is this Trojan? How does it access my computer? Having no idea about how to remove this infection as soon as possible? Be nervous when I see the alarm? Help is needed immediately! I will be so appreciated if anyone can help. Thanks a million!
Backdoor.Hynet Virus is classified as a kind of malicious computer Trojan virus. It is designed by cyber criminals to attack Windows computer users. Even though the security tools can detect this virus, it is very difficult to be deleted by any antivirus tool. This computer threat used to be installed (and reinstalled as necessary) by rootkits that include backdoor Trojan capabilities. This virus can get into your computer by many channels. You may be so confused why you don’t notice that your computer has been hacked by the virus. It is usually associated with some unwanted email as attachments, spam emails, as well as dubious websites and freeware downloaded from the internet. Once installed on your computer, it may conduct lots of malicious actions on your system so as to mess up your system. Hence, this virus is considered as a risky virus which may bring your computer into a great risk situation.
This malicious Trojan will become a big threat to your computer system as well as your financial security. Once Backdoor.Hynet Virus accessed your computer, it may ruin your firewall. Moreover, this Trojan may corrupt all the most common used browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer. Your homepage and your search engine will be replaced by this Trojan. Most of the search results from this virus are filled with advertisements and sponsored links. These numerous pop-up of ads might reduce the speed of the browser as well as the functioning of the other application installed. Otherwise, it will change your operating system and your computer registry files immediately once it installed on your computer. Additionally, it will slow down your computer’s performance severely that covers booting, shutting down, playing computer games and browsing the Internet, etc.. Now you can see how malicious this virus is! You must get rid of this risky Trojan from your infected computer as soon as you can.
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 Backdoor.Hynet, 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.
Backdoor.Hynet 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:
Backdoor.Hynet Virus is a vicious Trojan infection which may display annoying ads on your system after its installation. This virus may get into your computer without your permission and knowledge. This infection used to infect your computer through downloading freeware, visiting suspicious websites or links, reading or responding spam emails as well as its attachments and installing unsafe programs on your computer. Once installed, This Trojan may be a platform for other infections to dive into your computer easily. It will help cyber criminals to records your confidential information and online activities as well. Lots of unwanted activities may be run automatically by this pesky infection. A large part of your computer CPU may be occupied by lots of unfamiliar stuff which is installed by the Trojan itself. Thus, it is highly recommended to get rid of this vicious Trojan as soon as possible once it is detected. If you make any mistake during this process, you may lead to a mess up on your system. It is recommended that if you don’t know how to start, please click on the blue button of live chat on this page with Yoocare Online Expert for further assistance.
Published by & last updated on June 6, 2016 6:17 am