How to Get Rid Of Backdoor.Remsec Virus

Hey, there. Can Norton get rid of Backdoor.Remsec Virus completely and permanently from the infected computer? My computer got infected by this virus last night due to a pop-up. I tried every possible antivirus program on my computer to get rid of this virus. But I failed! Then I started to know how stubborn this virus is! Now I have on any clue what kind of virus removal method I should take to remove this pesky virus from my computer. Any suggestion?

What Is Backdoor.Remsec Virus?

Backdoor.Remsec Virus has been classified as a kind of malicious computer infection which belongs to the family of Trojan horse virus. This virus is created by cyber criminals in order to sneak into the aimed computer and mess up its system. Trojan virus mainly produced to attack windows computer, such as Windows 7, Windows 8, Vista, XP and other Windows computers. This virus may become a great threat to all the windows computer users around the world. With the widely use of Internet, people get to use computer to do their daily works and do some entertainment on it. So, it will become a big market for the cyber criminals who may create the virus and spread it through Internet.

Cyber hackers used to be so cunning and tricky. They will attach the virus to a third party program so victims may get the virus onto their computers without any notice. Commonly, Backdoor.Remsec virus can get to your computer at the time you are 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 virus firstly will take the control of your computer and then monitor the whole computer. Since the virus can take the control of your computer, your online activities will be limited. Besides, this virus has the ability to disable your security system as well as antivirus programs. Due to this Trojan, you may be forced to visit kinds of malicious websites which contains other threats with them, such as worm, other Trojan, spyware, adware, malware. Hence, if you detect Backdoor.Remsec virus on your computer, it is strongly suggested to get rid of them as soon as you can. One more word, no any antivirus tool can get rid of this virus completely, but only manual removal.

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 Backdoor.Remsec 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.
Backdoor.Remsec 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:


Backdoor.Remsec virus is a dangerous computer infection which may perform several actions when executed. This infection can spread in a variety of ways, such as spam emails, suspicious website, freeware downloads etc. 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. With this risky infection, the affected computer will be corrupted terribly. Also, the infection makes changes to your computer files and settings, making your computer a big mess. It also triggers redirection and popups during your online activities. In a word, if you detect this infected or its related threats on your computer, you should remove it as early as you can. It is said that only manual removal way can get rid of this stubborn virus effectively and completely.

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 on August 4, 2016 12:56 pm, last updated on August 4, 2016 12:56 pm

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