Get rid of Dropper.Generic_c.MMI – the infection coming from the web is not always banned as it is trying to enter PCs
Trojan Horse Dropper.Generic_c.MMI is not necessarily blocked on the stage of introducing it from the website onto target PC. The malware has been found on several dozens of websites in a number of countries, and there seem to be yet more ulrs to discover judging by repeated instanced of detecting the malicious parasite on computer system.
Moreover, the detection often occurs in while-listed area of compromised machine. This peculiarity seriously complicates the removal of Dropper.Generic_c.MMI .
In the wild, user mhoward84, who unreduced himself as “IT consultant doing work for a company”, found the above dropper in system file called services.exe. To spare the precious file, he lingered extermination of the parasite, and the very next day slow computer problem was observed followed by permanent browser hijack (redirect to unwanted websites).
System restore and cleanup of junk files did not help him to remove Dropper.Generic_c.MMI.
Basically, such measures as system restore cannot delete infections of this kind. To get rid of the trojan and the malicious components it has managed to inject onto your computer memory, please follow FREE malware extermination guide below.
Removal of Dropper.Generic_c.MMI will for sure enhance computer system performance. If you are still unsatisfied, your PC got more viruses to deal with applying free security solutions – for example, one of those available here. Troubleshooting in case of encountering difficulties to get rid of Dropper.Generic_c.MMI malware is available with Tutorials.
Incomplete or incorrect extermination of files and registry values constituting the infection, e.g. deletion of harmless files and registry entries instead of those specified below due to mistyping, is quite possible. Furthermore, resent observations on fake security tools have shown that this kind of malware might strike back, i.e. make harm to computer system in response to attempt of deleting its components.
If you are a Windows user, secure your computer system before proceeding to the adware extermination by means of system and registry backup prior to launching deletion of the adware components.
4 easy steps to remove fake antivirus:
Step1. System Backup
Step2. Killing Dropper.Generic_c.MMI Processes (in Windows)
You must kill Dropper.Generic_c.MMI processes:
Once system and registry backup is complete, make sure the infection you want to get rid of is not currently running any processes; otherwise kill its processes in the Task Manager.
Step3. Exposure and Detection and Deletion of Dropper.Generic_c.MMI Files
Once the targeted infection is idle, you need to find its relevant entries. Some of them might be hidden as the malware often attributes such value to its files in order to reduce the risk of their deletion.
*This malicious software creates the folders and files with random names, most likely you will not find in their files and folders with names such as in the example above, but they will look something like this.
Step4. Delete Dropper.Generic_c.MMI System Registry Values
Edit System Registry deleting the following entries: