Trojan.Win32.Muref which explicitly concentrates in assaulting Windows operating system including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, etc.is a risky and stubborn computer virus. It is sorted out to be a member of Trojan horse family that was created specifically by cyber criminals to get benefits from the victim PC and arouse so many computer issues.
Once infiltrates into target system, Trojan.Win32.Murefhits your Windows registry and creates many hidden files that enable it to run immediately when the windows is launching. Some of your processing programs will be blocked and unknown applications introduced by Trojan.Win32.Murefmay run automatically in your system.
Damages Caused by Trojan.Win32.Muref
1.Trojan.Win32.Muref comes with free downloads from the Internet;
2.Trojan.Win32.Muref malicious files and registry entries to target system, taking a large space of CPU usage;
3.Trojan.Win32.Muref changes the start-up items to allow itself being activated with system booting;
4.Trojan.Win32.Muref corrupts system files and programs files;
5.Trojan.Win32.Muref open back doors on the infected computer;
6.Trojan.Win32.Muref connects your computer to a remote server, helping hackers taking control of your PC.
Solution one: Manually Delete Trojan.Win32.Muref From Your Computer
To perform this procedure, please restart your computer and keep pressing F8 key until Windows Advanced Options menu shows up, then using arrow key to select “Safe Mode with Networking” from the list and press ENTER to get into that mode.
Step 2- Open Windows Task Manager and end all Trojan.Win32.Muref running processes.
( Methods to open Task Manager: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC or Press the Start button->click on the Run option->Type in taskmgr and press OK.)
Step 3- Show all hidden files
Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options. When you’re in Folder Options window, please click on its View tab, check Show hidden files and folders and uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then press OK.
Step 4- Remove these Trojan.Win32.Muref associated files on your hard drive such as:
%AppData%\<random>.exe %CommonAppData%\<random>.exe C:\Windows\Temp\<random>.exe %temp%\<random>.exe C:\Program Files\<random>Step 5- Open the Registry Editor and delete the following entries:
(Steps: Hit Win+R keys and then type regedit in Run box and click on OK)
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "random " HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Installer\Products\random HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Inspector
Reference The Video Below to Clean up Trojan.Win32.Muref
If you are not familiar with files, registries and process manual removal, you'd better choose automatic scans to remove Trojan.Win32.Muref permanently from your PC
Solution Two: Automatically remove Trojan.Win32.Muref from PC by using SpyHunter
1. Download SpyHunter by clicking the following download link:
2. Double-click on the downloaded file. If asked to allow program to make changes to this computer, click “Yes” button.
3. In this step, please accept the Licence Agreement and click “Next >” button.
4. After the definition database is downloaded, system scan will automatically start.
5.Tick "Select all" and press "Remove" button to get rid of all the detected threats on your computer.
Additional Guide: Improve your PC performance by uninstalling all the unnecessary programs
With Perfect Uninstaller, you can uninstall unneeded applications in your system easier and faster. The Standard Add /Remove Program often can't completely uninstall some applications and broken registry keys, unlike your own pc Add/Remove Program , Perfect Uninstall can't only uninstall the applications it selves, but also can clean the registry files they leave over, it will protect your PC from corrupted registry errors , improve your PC performance and speed !
Step 1. Clicking the icon as below.
Step 2. Finish the installation process.
In a few seconds you will see an alert box like the one in the figure below. Select "Run" to download and install Perfect Uninstaller. If you prefer you may save the Perfect Uninstaller setup file (PerfectUninstaller_Setup.exe) to your computer and install the software later by clicking on the 'Save' button.
Step 3. After the successful installation, you may be able to see all your installed programs details. Choose the one you want to uninstall and click “Next” to remove it completely and thoroughly.
Note: If you choose manual removal method, to completely remove Trojan.Win32.Muref you need to find out and remove all its process, files and registry entries. Be careful and patient during the whole manual removal process as Trojan.Win32.Muref hides deeply in the system. If you have spent too much time in manual removing Trojan.Win32.Muref and still not make any progress, you can download and install Spyhunter here to see how Trojan.Win32.Muref is removed easily and completely from your system.