How to Get Rid of System32

System32 Trojan can be used to access your credit card information.
System32 Trojan can be used to access your credit card information.
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System32, also known as System 32 Trojan and ICQ-Rev, is a remote access Trojan. This means that the Trojan is designed to create a backdoor into your system. Once created, this backdoor can be used by remote hackers to access your personal information, change your system settings, and download additional Trojans. System32 is difficult to remove because it uses the same name as a critical Microsoft file. Nevertheless, the Trojan can be removed manually.

Instructions

    End Processes

  1. 1

    Press “Ctrl” + “Shift” + “Escape” simultaneously to open the Windows Task Manager.

  2. 2

    Click the “Processes” tab and then click “Show Processes From All Users.”

  3. 3

    Right-click on “system32.exe” (located under the “Image Name” heading) and select “Properties.” The Properties window appears.

  4. 4

    Click the “Details” tab of the properties window. Next to “Copyright,” it should say “Microsoft Corporation.” If it does not, close the Properties window, right-click the “system32.exe” process and select “End Process.” If it does say “Microsoft Corporation” next to “Copyright,” then this process is safe and you need to close the Properties window, scroll down the list of processes until you find the next “System32.exe” process, right-click on the process and select “End Process.”

  5. 5

    End the following processes listed under “Image Name” in the Windows Task Manager:

    server.exe

    system33 trojan v1.1.exe

    Delete Files

  6. 1

    Click “Start,” and then type “System32.exe” into the “Search” box.

  7. 2

    Right-click the first “System32.exe” file that appears in the results list and select “Properties.” Click the “Details” tab of the Properties window. Next to “Copyright,” it should say “Microsoft Corporation.” If it does not, close the Properties window, right-click the “system32.exe” file and select “Delete.” If it does say “Microsoft Corporation” next to “Copyright,” then this file is safe and you need to close the Properties window, right-click on the next “System32.exe” file listed in the results list, and select “Delete.”

  8. 3

    Search for and delete each of the following files. To delete a file, right-click the file as it appears in the results list and select “Delete.”

    server.exe

    system33 trojan v1.1.exe

    system33.txt

    worm.p2p.tanked.11