Backdoor.Bot.x, as it sounds from its name as it works on Windows computer. It is a Trojan horse virus that is developed by vicious software authors. When it get success to infiltrate into any computer, it exploit vulnerabilities and open backdoor to allow hackers to get access of user's confidential information and other malware also to sneak into the computer and completely ruin entire system. When the Trojan virus Backdoor.Bot.x attack on any online computer through online or off line sources then an activated anti virus may detect it as a threat but can't block it to invade your computer system. So you may receive alert messages by your anti virus program repetedly but does not make your computer infection free. In a very short time of span, Backdoor.Bot.x Trojan virus drops many other infections and make your anti virus program ineffective. In this way your compute get maximum damages and turns very sluggish and unstable. You can easily notice many changes on your computer like desktop background image, appearance of unknown shortcuts, installation of potentially harmful and unwanted programs without your permission or consent.
Backdoor.Bot.x Trojan virus collect informations about all installed software applications, hardware configuration, geographical location and personal identifiable of users and establish a connection to a remote server to send all these informations. Backdoor.Bot.x Trojan make several changes on your computer to performs all these activities. It is able to add/remove/edit registry entries, change start-up log file, MBR files and Internet settings to execute all its malicious process without any interruption. It uses rootkit, code injection, process control, watchdog and advance anti removal techniques on your computer. Thus it can easily avoid its removal and frequently execute all its malicious activities. Generally Backdoor.Bot.x Trojan virus infection enters through Spam emails that contains attachment file which activate this infection on the computer if the user click on this file. However you may also get this infection through bundled freeware, shareware, clicking links and visiting illegal or hacked websites. It is a big threat for your online privacy, cyber criminals can invade your online banking, social or official website, Credit/debit card secrets, etc for illegal financial gains. Many online computer users have faced its devastating outcomes because they didn't remove Backdoor.Bot.x Trojan infection in time. So you are suggested to take immediate steps to for removal of Backdoor.Bot.x fromoyour computer.
Steps to Delete Backdoor.Bot.x
Step: 1 Restart your Windows PC in Safe Mode
Find the complete details on how to Reboot your PC in Safe Mode (if you are a novice, follow the above given instructions on how to boot up your PC in Safe mode irrespective of the Windows Version that is being used as Windows XP, 7, Win 8, 8.1 and Windows 10)
Step:2 Remove Backdoor.Bot.x from Task Manager
Press CTRL+ALT+DEL simulataneously to open Task manager. Find Backdoor.Bot.x Related processes or any other suspicious processes that are running on it. Now Select and delete Backdoor.Bot.x virus from Task Manager at once.
Step:3 How to Delete Backdoor.Bot.x Related Startup Items
Press Win + R together and Type “msconfig”.
Now press Enter Key or Select OK.
“Startup” option is to be selected on the Pop-up Window Tab
Now Search for Backdoor.Bot.x Related applications on Startup Items
Now Uncheck all Unknown or Suspicious items from “System Configuration” related to Backdoor.Bot.x
Now Click and Select Restart to Start your Computer in Normal Mode
Step: 4 How to Delete Backdoor.Bot.x from Windows Registry
- Press Win + R in combination to Open Run Box, Type regedit on the search box and press enter.
- This will Open the registry entries.
- Find Backdoor.Bot.x related entries from the list and carefully delete it. However be careful and do not delete any other entries as this could severely damage the Windows Component.
Also, after completing the above steps, it is important to search for any folders and files that has been created by Backdoor.Bot.x and if found must be deleted.
Step 5 How to View Hidden Files and Folders Created by Backdoor.Bot.x
- Click on the Start Menu
- Go to Control Panel, and Search for folder Options
- Click on view hidden files and folders Options, For your convenience, we have included complete process on how to unhide files on all Windows Version. This will delete all the files and folders associated with Backdoor.Bot.x that was existing on your compromised system.
Still, if you are unable to get rid of Backdoor.Bot.x using manual steps, you need to scan your PC to detect Backdoor.Bot.x.
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