Sunday, March 3, 2013

Guide to Remove ZeroAccess Rootkit - Simply Uninstall ZeroAccess Virus

 ZeroAccess is recognized as a horrible rootkit virus which mainly do harm in Windows Platform. Many computers detected the virus of ZeroAccess but cannot eradicate it. Not being a new threat which created by cyber criminals to smash target machine, it do update its properties and functions all the time to strength its ability to damage PC and escape the detection of security tools. To have a basic common of ZeroAccess virus, it utilizes two main measures to make damage: Exploit Packs and social engineering. Making it simple, the virus will use system vulnerabilities and security exploits to spread its vicious files to target server. Once the virus installs its components successfully in PC, it will copy and sent system data to third server. Therefore, remote hackers would be able to access your compromised machine easily, so that your confidential data will be opened to public.

Meanwhile, ZeroAccess virus will keep inserting its malicious codes to make chaos in system. To be more specific, the virus would make some functions unusable, and it may slow down the performance of Windows via taking up large amount of system resources. Possibly, the virus would open a path to its related threats (like worms, redirect virus and so on) to install your affected machine in order to lead to worse results. It is in a hurry to get rid of ZeroAccess rootkit virus to avoid worse situation in your PC. 




Possible way to get ZeroAccess

1) downloading files/drivers from an unreliable web sites;
2) opening email or downloading media files that contain the activation code of the virus;
3) The virus has successfully hacked some famous social online communicate website such as Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo and sites like that. The web masters are not possible to have enough time to manage all corners of their websites. If you get any suspicious pop-up from a website, you have to be careful since the pop-up may not be from the website, instead, may be from Trojans that can control your PC within a short time if you click the pop-up.

What is the Effective way to remove ZeroAccess?

The ZeroAccess virus, as many other viruses, is created with malicious code and is changed daily or more often. That's why any of the antivirus programs can't keep up to remove the virus. When victim users tried with various security tools, they did not get rid of the virus, but messed up the computer more. Any unsure method is not recommended to remove the virus, but manual removal has always been the most effective way to get rid of it.

Here is the manual removal guide:

1. To stop all ZeroAccess, press CTRL+ALT+DELETE to open the Windows Task Manager.

2. Click on the "Processes" tab, search for ZeroAccess, then right-click it and select "End Process" key.  

3. Click "Start" button and selecting "Run." Type "regedit" into the box and click "OK." 

4. Once the Registry Editor is open, search for the registry key "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\ ZeroAccess." Right-click this registry key and select "Delete." 

5. Navigate to directory %PROGRAM_FILES%\ ZeroAccess \ and delete the infected files manually.

%AppData%\Random.exe
%Windows%\system32\[random].exe
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random]
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe(random)
c:\Program Files (x86)\Renesas Electronics\USB 3.0 Host Controller Driver\Application HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Random”

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1 comment:

Ersan Gunes said...

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http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/free-tools/how-to-use-rootkitremover.aspx

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