Sunday, December 7, 2008

Manually Remover Folder.exe & Brontok Virus

Manually Remover Folder.exe & Brontok Virus

1. Manually remove it (new folder.exe Fix)

Delete File named svichossst.exe

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System]
“@”=[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run]
“Yahoo Messengger”=

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon]
“Shell”=”Explorer.exe “



2. Remove brontok Virus manually (New Folder.exe or newfolder.exe Virus)


Here is the method to remove brontok virus manually though avg can remove it very easily

Start ur computer in safe mode with command prompt and type the followinf command to enable registry editor:-

reg delete HKCU\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\policies\system /v “DisableRegistryTools”
and run HKLM\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\policies\system /v “DisableRegistryTools”

after this ur registry editor is enable type explorer

go to run and type regedit then follow the following path :-HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Currentversion\Run

on the right side delete the entries which contain ‘Brontok’ and ‘Tok-’ words.

after that restart ur system open registry editor and follow the path to enable folder option in tools menu

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Currentversion\Policies\Explorer\ ‘NoFolderOption’ delete this entry and restart ur computer

and search *.exe files in all drives (search in hidden files also) remove all files which are display likes as folder icon.

now ur computer is completely free from virus brontok :D.