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How to remove Trojan.VBS.Autorun.J



THREAT NAME

Trojan.VBS.Autorun.J

 

 

CLEAN INSTRUCTIONS

1. Restart the system in Safe Mode.


2. Open Windows Explorer, go to C:\Windows\System32\ and delete the winini.vbs file.


3. Go to Start, Run type regedit and press OK.


4. Locate and delete the following key:


HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, Winini.dll


5. Run a full system scan with BullGuard.



SYMPTOMS

1. Computer slowdown.


2. A fake message informs you that an email has been received and copied to the Desktop.



DESCRIPTION

1. When run, it will create the following registry key:


HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, Winini.dll


2. It will drop a file named winini.vbs in the C:\Windows\System32\ folder. This is recognized as

Trojan.VBS.StartPage.BK


This file will be executed the next time the computer starts.



Author:
The BullGuard Team

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