Have tried various antivirus programs to remove TrojanSpy:Java/Minesteal.A but still no luck? Are you frustrated in seeking a good way to remove this Trojan? What shall be done to have it removed completely? Is it safe to leave it in the computer? What will happen if you don’t remove it in time? Please read the post to acquire more details.
TrojanSpy:Java/Minesteal.A is a newly released Trojan virus created by cyber criminals that enters into the computer furtively via making full use of system security vulnerabilities and is able to damage the infected computer seriously. Normally, accidentally visiting hacked websites or clicking on suspicious links, opening spam email attachments and downloading or installing some freeware from unsafe sources may result in its installation into the computer. In addition, since it is rampant and active, computer may also be infected by it unexpectedly even you do nothing.
Once infected by TrojanSpy:Java/Minesteal.A, the computer will run extremely slow in many aspects including running programs, visiting websites and starting the computer. This Trojan affects the whole system and modifies important system settings, which enables it to be activated whenever you start the computer. You will also get blue screen and abnormal shut-downs frequently when you are using the computer. Besides, it is able to drop some other rogue viruses, spyware and keylogger into the infected computer aiming at performing malicious tasks more thoroughly. Cyber criminals may be able to steal your sensitive information including your financial details in the backdoor. Therefore, it is a serious threat and shall be removed urgently.
This Trojan is so complex with multiple components that it is difficult to get rid of it by the auto removal of antivirus programs. Many users may have tried many tools to remove it but still fall on stony ground. It has the ability to hide deep in the system and regenerate in a fast speed. Manual removal can be the best way to get rid of it.
TrojanSpy:Java/Minesteal.A is a malicious Trojan virus which can install itself into the computer system without your consent and awareness. It makes your computer work slowly and implants other nasty infections into the computer. To make things worse, this Trojan is a tool for the hacker to invade the infected computer to steal your information. It is recommended to remove it as quickly as possible. Users can follow the manual guide here to have this virus removed instantly.
1. Show hidden files
(1). Click on the Start button and then on Control Panel
(2). Click on the Appearance and Personalization link
(3). Click on the Folder Options link
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window
(5). Choose the Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
2. Delete virus files
(1). Delete the related registry entries through Registry Edit
Guides to open registry editor: Click “Start” menu, hit “Run”, then type “regedit”, click “OK”
While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the following registry entries listed below:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of this Trojan virus.
TrojanSpy:Java/Minesteal.A is a fatal Trojan virus which can install itself into the computer without your permission. You have no awareness of its entrance until you see the warning from your antivirus program. This Trojan adds malicious files into the computer and modifies system settings. You will feel annoyed to use the infected computer since the running speed is quite slow. Moreover, some other viruses are implanted into the computer to further damage the computer. It may be able to monitor your online activities and send the gathered information back to the cyber criminals. It is advisable to take immediate action to remove it as soon as possible.
Published by Deb Mirren & last updated on May 3, 2013 8:37 am