Thursday, March 13, 2014

Remove Redirect Virus, Self-help Guide is a URL redirection virus, which is what we called redirect virus. has been found by a recommended PC security center to carry malicious ActiveX, Applet and JavaScript documents. It is these documents that assist in manipulating DNS settings and also it is they that help redirect virus survive automatic removal by security utilities. Is Dangerous

The destinations of redirect virus are always including and Obviously, is trying to help with hijacking and it is attempting to introduce in additional infections. With more and more infections being injected into a single system to implement vicious manipulation, memory leak can be anticipated and PC performance will be decreased steeply, resulting in a series of problems as listed below:
  1. Error message can be triggered due to incompatibility and conflict caused by unauthorized modifications.
  2. Browser could crash frequently when visiting malicious sites.
  3. Additional web applications are caught in sight to further ruin surfing experience. Needs Manual Removal

All the malicious deeds are pushed by ActiveX, Applet and JavaScript techniques rather than virulent code. Therefore, security utilities are not able to help remove redirect virus or even detect it. Consequently, manual removal way is imperatively to remove it. Below is the self-help instruction provided by recommended PC Security Center. On the occurrence of difficulty, please do feel free to get specialized technician from VilmaTech Online Support.
get expert to remove redirect virus

Self-help Guide to Remove Redirect Virus hidden files and folders to remove items generated by redirect virus.

Windows 8
Open Windows Explorer > View tab > tick ‘File name extensions’ and ‘Hidden items’ > “OK” button.

Windows 7/XP/Vista
‘Control Panel’ > “user accounts and family safety” > ‘Folder Options’ > View tab > tick ‘Show hidden files and folders’ > non-tick ‘Hide protected operating system files (Recommended)’ > ‘OK’ button.
Files and folders to be deleted:
  • C:\WINDOWS\JAVA\Packages\CVLV1NBB.ZIP\ActiveXComponent.class or C:\WINDOWS\JAVA\Packages\5NZVFPF1.ZIP\ActiveXComponent.class
  • C:\Users\AppData\Roaming\[affected browser]\Profiles\
  • C:\Users\AppData\LocalLow\[it can be, or babylon ] 

2.add to blacklist (take IE for example).

IE Tools menu > Internet Options > Security > make “Security level for this zone” as high > click on “Site” button > type “” in a blank white box before hitting on “Add” button > press “Apply” button to confirm the change.

3.access Database to make rectifications and remove items generated by redirect virus.

navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System > add DisableRegistryTools with the value named DWORD > set its value as “1”.

Entry removal:
  • HKCR\CLSID\{random number}
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{random number}
  • HKCR\CrossriderApp{random number}.BHO
  • HKCU\Software\InstalledBrowserExtensions\{random number} Apps|{random number}

Unlike, doesn’t hijack browser; instead it takes people to browser hijackers through itself. It should be noted that redirect issue is more than browser issue though no typical virus infiltration method has been adopted. Therefore, more steps are required to be carried out in system. It is always highly recommended to remove anything abnormal and suspicious from a computer as soon as possible since vulnerability has been always found thereby to result in additional problems as well as infections.
get expert to remove redirect virus

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I have windows 7 and tried to do the first step but couldn't find folder options or where to click it... I'm sorry, I know its probably a stupid question but can you possible post pictures or a video guide to show how to do it?