How to Remove RSA-4096 Virus and Unlock Computer

Published December 18, 2015 by Marlin Spencer

RSA-4096 Virus Information

RSA-4096 belongs to the kind of ransomware infection that is created by cyber criminals for the purpose of swindling money. Once your PC is attacked, it will be locked and you will be blocked to access the system. RSA-4096 virus displays a fake message on the screen so as to scare you and realize its purpose. The notification seems official and threatened, while in fact, it is fraudulent and malicious. It says that your PC is locked due to violation of the laws and then asks you to pay for a fine. To terrify you, it also claims that if you don’t pay the money, you will receive a criminal accusation released by the laws enforcement agencies. At this time, you must keep calm and stay alert.

The RSA-4096 is a virus and you can’t trust it under any circumstance. Even though you pay the money, the virus will not disappear. Hackers unlock the workstation and make RSA-4096 virus conceal deeply in your system. The only way to eliminate it is deploying a powerful antivirus software. If you ignore RSA-4096 virus and do not take any action to remove it, this virus will bring lots of troubles to you. For example, it alters system settings and registry entries, so that some computer functions are disabled and the infected PC will not work as properly as before.

Besides, RSA-4096 virus usually gets inside with a Trojan, so that Trojan horse also do a lot of harms to you, such as exploiting security loopholes, slowing down computer running, monitoring browsing activities and stealing confidential information. All of these things are harmful and vicious. In a word, when your PC is locked by RSA-4096 virus, you should try your best to get rid of it. To protect your own benefit, you should never pay a penny to it.

Step 1: Remove RSA-4096 virus using Safe Mode with Networking

For Windows XP, Vista and 7 users:

1. Restart your computer and keep hitting F8 key on your keyboard before Windows loads

2. Move your arrow key to highlight Safe Mode with Networking and then press Enter
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For Windows 8 users, please watch this video:

For Windows 10 users, please watch this video:

After starting your system in Safe Mode with Networking, log in your infected user account, use this recommended malware remover to fully detect and remove all malicious items of RSA-4096 virus.

Step 2: Remove RSA-4096 virus using Safe Mode with Command Prompt

If you cannot start your computer into Safe Mode with Networking and you have another user account on your system, then you can try to log in another account, run a full scan with this recommended malware remover and delete all detected malicious items.

However, if you only have one user account on your system, then follow the guides below to create a new user account so that you can remove RSA-4096 virus.

1. Start your system into Safe Mode with Command Prompt

For Windows XP, Vista and 7 users:

a. Restart your computer and keep hitting F8 key on your keyboard before Windows loads

b. Move your arrow key to highlight Safe Mode with Command Prompt and then press Enter
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For Windows 8 users, please watch this video:

For Windows 10 users, please watch this video:

2. When the command window appears, type in net user anewaccount /add and press Enter key on the keyboard
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3. Then type in net localgroup administrators anewaccount /add and press Enter key on the keyboard
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4. After that, type in shutdown -r and press Enter key on the keyboard
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5. Click anewaccount and log in this clean account. This account may not be infected with this RSA-4096 virus and you will be able to download and install recommended malware remover to remove this virus from your computer.

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6. Download and install this recommended malware remover to remove this virus from your computer:

Step 3: Remove RSA-4096 virus using System Restore

In case your newly-created user account is also infected with this ransomware, please try to perform a System Restore.

1. Start your system into Safe Mode with Command Prompt as Step 2 shows

2. Type cd restore and press Enter key on your keyboard
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3. Type in rstrui.exe and press Enter key on your keyboard
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4. Click Next to continue
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5. Select the restore point before this RSA-4096 virus appears on your PC and click Next to continue
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6. Confirm the restore point you choose and click Finish to continue
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7. Click Yes to continue
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Removal assistance:
If you are having problems while performing RSA-4096 removal from your computer, please ask for assistance in our malware removal forum.

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