December 2, 2009

How to Remove Dangerous ACC1.exe Virus-Fix

The ACC.exe virus installer connects to remote IRC server, by creating auto dialer in network connections with the name like a-connect,z-connect, and disconnects user dialup connections it may further download more harmful files from the internet. A good firewall can make your computer much safer by detecting such harmful activities and blocking them.

It creates the file Acc1.exe on the infected computer. You need to search and delete it. You should end any running process named Acc1.exe from Task Manager, and also remove the file's entry from windows startup.

Some good freeware recommendations would be ZoneAlarm Free Firewall, and Comodo Internet Security Free Edition (you can choose to install just the firewall from their security suite)

Steps To remove Acc1.exe
These are the files created by this virus installer



C:\Documents and Settings\[UserName]\update.exe (And also creates dial up connection automatically-Like a-connect,z-connect,You can check in Network Connection

The following directories were created by the virus

  • c:\ACC1
  • c:\ACC1\F1C1
Sometimes you will not be able to delete a file even if you find it, in that case you should boot in safe mode and then try to delete it/ them. 

Before you could delete Acc1.exe and its associated files you need to search for them, and before doing that you need to enable to view hidden files and folders .
  1. Press Alt+Ctrl+Del --->Go to Process --->end Explorer.exe
  2. Go to Run Type CMD
  3.  C:\Documents and Settings\Shree> Type cd\ Hit Enter
  4.  C:\> Type attrib -h -r -s ACC1 Hit Enter
  5.  C:\> Type Del ACC1 then it ask for delete confirmation Press Y
  6.  C:\> Type attrib -h -r -s F1C1 Hit Enter
  7.  C:\> Type Del F1C1 then it ask for delete confirmation Press Y 
  8.  Type Exit.
Go to File and Click Run in task manager Type C: you will know return to desktop.then open C drive look for ACC1 and F1C1 folders Delete it.

Restart the PC.

Now Virus Should be gone!
Some time it Modifies Registry or Creates following registry keys
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\{67KLN5J0-4OPM-61WE-KKX2-457QWE23218}
You need to delete them manually or you can use Registry Cleaners Like CCleaner or GlaryUtilities
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Steps to Remove Win32:Rootkit-gen[Rtk] Virus And ur0 Virus

Win32:Rootkit-gen[Rtk], harmful Virus, this virus normally slowdowns your system and interferes with system process.
Symptoms of this virus attack:
• Win32:Rootkit-gen[Rtk] virus infection notice by your Antivirus.
• Resides in file which happens to be a virus itself.
• Also resides in System Volume Information folder.
• May also prevent double click opening of a drive.

Steps to remove Win32:Rootkit-gen[Rtk] Virus
• The only reason why this virus infects the PC again is that, it has been saved in the System Restore files.
• So turn off the System Restore now (Right click on My Computer-> Properties-> System Restore tab-> click on Turn off System Restore on all drives).
• Reboot the PC to let the restore files to get deleted.
• Now just turn on the system restore.
The virus has been removed!!

Steps to remove virus
• Run Task Manager, End the process, if any.
• Go to Start click on run type msconfig,click on startup disable unnecessary application along with .
• Reboot into safe mode, search the file,from windows search tool and remember to include hidden files option as well.
• Permanently delete the files found.

Steps to Protect exe Files from Viruses

Anti Virus is a great protection tool to safeguard our computer and files against the virus but these are not 100% efficient in use and also they require periodic updating of the virus definitions.

Here is a free, simple yet powerful tool that can protect your files and folders especially the executable exe files against the viruses. The tool is called PE Guard and keeps running in the background in the system tray without consuming much of the memory space.

The tool can be chosen to run in wither normal Guard mode or the Power Guard mode. As the name suggests, Power Guard mode is more powerful and protects the computer and files better. It can detect and thus protect when the virus is trying to replicate itself in the system and when it is trying to infect the system exe or sys files.

The tool is free and what’s more it do not require any update of the definitions like the Anti Virus software.

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