Jul 27, 2016

Trojan.Sorcurat!gm Virus Removal Guide

Hey, there. Last night, I got a report from Norton telling me that Trojan.Sorcurat!gm Virus was detected on my computer. I used Norton to delete it. I scanned the computer again. The report showed that it was gone from my computer. But, things got weird this morning as soon as I started my computer. I got warning message about this Trojan from Norton again. Why? Was that report real or fake report? I got kinds of threats warnings from Norton as well. My computer couldn’t work well as before any more. What should I do now? Any suggestion…

What Is Trojan.Sorcurat!gm Virus?

Trojan.Sorcurat!gm Virus can get into your computer through kinds of channels. It can sneak into your system secretly without your knowledge. Browsing illegal and suspicious websites may give the opportunity for the virus dives into your computer. Downloading unauthorized programs (such as free applications, videos, music and PDF files) may also bring this virus into your computer without your attention. Besides, if you click on the unknown pop-ups, unfamiliar links and ads online, you may open a back door for this virus to get into your computer privately. Once this virus gets into your computer, it will take effects on your computer immediately. Once installed, it will start to perform kinds of malicious activities on your computer so as to destroy your computer by a large extends. So, in order to protect your computer from being damaged badly, this virus must be removed as quickly as you can when it is detected.

Trojan.Sorcurat!gm Virus is a malicious and stubborn computer infection which is made by evil cyber criminals. This Trojan targets to attack all the Windows computer users around the global, including Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Vista, and Windows XP and so on. Nowadays, computer becomes one of the daily necessities for most of the people. People who are lack of computer protection knowledge will become the target victims for the cyber criminals. People of this kind used to go online carelessly so that they will give the chance for the virus hacks into their system. Once installed, this virus has the ability to change your crucial system settings and corrupt your important programs. So, your computer may start to run weirdly. Sometimes, you will get lots of pop-ups/ads/banners/coupons while you are online. What’s more, this virus may act as a platform for other infection (such as worms, adware, malware, spyware as well as other related Trojan) getting into your computer more easily. As a result, your computer may be messed up totally if you don’t remove Trojan.Sorcurat!gm Virus from your system in time when it is detected. Hence, you’d better get rid of it as soon as it is detected by your antivirus program.

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 Trojan.Sorcurat!gm 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.
Trojan.Sorcurat!gm 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:

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:


Trojan.Sorcurat!gm Virus is a malicious Trojan virus which may not do anything good on the compromised computer. This virus can get into the target computer with the help of third party application such as freeware downloads, spam emails, junk email attachments, suspicious websites, unknown ads/links/pop-ups and so on. Once installed, lots of malicious activities may be conducted on the compromised computer so as to damage your system more deeply. This virus can’t be removed by any antivirus program. It can only be removed by manual. That is to say, manual removal guide is the only and most effective way to get rid of it completely and permanently. If you don’t know how to start, please contact YooCare Online Expert right now!

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 July 27, 2016 1:36 pm

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