Hey, there. Norton detected threats, something saying Trojan.Trickybot!gm Virus as well as its related threats. My computer got stuck so frequently during recent days. According to Google, this Trojan is really hard to remove. Antivirus can’t remove this virus from the infected computer completely. What should I do? Please help!
Trojan.Trickybot!gm is a malicious computer infection which may perform several actions when executed. This infection can spread in a variety of ways. If you read the email, you get this virus into your computer. This virus also can dive into your system while you are installing unsafe programs or visiting suspicious websites (porn webs). 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. In a word, once Trojan.Trickybot!gm intrudes into your PC, it starts to execute various malicious activities in your Computer background which as a result degrades your System responding speed. You have to remove the virus from your infected device as soon as you can.
Once Trojan.Trickybot!gm installed, it will serve many other harmful threats and malware on your system. As soon as you boot your computer, it may run itself and conduct lots of activities at your background. It can also allow cyber criminals to remotely access your PC and perform malign activities. It may risk your privacy and system security. Otherwise, it has the ability to disable the Firewall and anti-virus program to make its detection and removal a tough task. Antivirus program can’t remove this virus completely from your computer. If you want your computer back to normal, you’d better remove this virus from your infected computer as early 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 Trojan.Trickybot!gm virus, 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.
Trojan.Trickybot!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：
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:
As we all know that Trojan.Trickybot!gm is a complicated and stubborn Trojan horse virus. Once this virus can get into your computer, it is capable of writing new registry entries that can help it in getting started automatically. What’s more, this virus can also block the access of important system programs like Control Panel and Task manager. It will block every possible way that goes to its removal. In addition, it can also steal your personal and sensitive information. It can collect your banking details and send hackers for making illegal profit. Thus, in order to protect your computer, you are suggested to get rid of the virus immediately.
Published by Selina Lynmich, last updated on November 21, 2016 3:27 am | How to Guides