Virus Win 32
Do you know what a Win 32 virus is, how it attacks a PC system and how to protect your system from its infection?
The Win 32 virus attacks .exe (or executable) files and opens a port to the infected computer system, allowing the developer of this virus to download and run files from his own PC at a remote location. Win 32 virus is very popular among hackers as it allows them to use the victims’ computers to run programs and spread spam. The Win 32 virus can corrupt .exe files beyond repair, but there are methods to remove this virus.
Here is a description of the Win 32 virus, how it infects a computer system, and how you can protect your computer system from its infection:
- What is Win 32 virus
- How Win 32 virus harms your computer system
- How to get rid of Win 32 virus
What is Win 32 virus
Win 32 virus is designed to run automatically when you start your computer system or even register themselves to be run when any other application is started. Win 32 is considered both a Trojan horse and a virus as it functions like both the malicious programs. It is an extremely malicious program that can infect your computer system without your knowledge.
How Win 32 virus harms your PC system
The virus properties of Win32 slow down your computer system to an almost unusable speed. Win 32 virus’ mode of infection is similar to other viruses, the Trojan properties of Win 32 attempt to trick the user into downloading or executing the virus disguised as a useful performance enhancing software or an e-mail attachment. Once the computer is infected, the victim will begin to notice his computer applications running significantly slower than before. Win 32 virus can copy itself and overload your RAM, slow down your web browsing, hijack your browser homepage, change desktop backgrounds, give fake scans, and antivirus alerts, and can even disable firewalls or antivirus program installed on your computer system.
How to get rid of Win 32 virus
You can get rid of Win 32 virus by using a registry cleaner. Registry is the part of your computer that holds information on every single application or program. It saves the settings for all the applications on your computer. The registry cleaner will clean all the malicious codes from your system. Registry cleaner can also speed up your computer by removing all the errors that are on your computer.
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