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Remove Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c virus

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Post Thu Feb 27, 2014 7:21 am

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Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c is a trojan horse that attacks users’ computers which run on windows operating system. It sneaks into your computer while antivirus fails to keep it aways from your computer. Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c can be spread via free programs which are posted on insecure websites. If you download those programs and install them, your PC will be infected soon.


Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c is the latest trojan that is spread on your computer. Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c can delete your system files and other files. So there maybe occasionally pops up some error message telling something wrong with your computer or memory. If Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c delete other kernel parts of your system, that would be a disaster because it can lead your system to crash. When Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c first comes to your computer, it could add corrupted registry values to your registry editor so that Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c can load itself when you load your system. When you open your antivirus to scan and antivirus could find this threat, but they are not able to remove this virus completely, because next time you run your antivirus, this stubborn trojan appears again. Therefore, we suggest that you should remove it manually. If you have any difficulty removing it, you can contact our 24/7 online experts for tech support.

How to remove Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c--removal guide

Step 1: terminate Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c
Hit Ctrl+Shift+Esc to enter Task Manager and then find Trojan:WIn32\Kovter.c and stop it.


Step 2: Show all hidden files.
Click : Start->Control Panel->Appearance and Personalization->Folder Option->View.
under the View tab, check Show hiden files, folders and drivers. And uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.


Step 3: Go to registry editor and delete related registry values:
press Win(the key between Ctrl+Alt) + R and then type regedit to enter registry and hit Enter.


The find the following regsitry values and delete them:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "random.exe"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "random.exe"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce "random.exe"

Step 4: Restart your computer.

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