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Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Guide to Delete Trojan.Regin - Remove Regin Virus

Introduction of Trojan.Regin

Trojan.Regin is a well-crafted and designed attack to steal information from the target and do so while remaining stealthy. Regin is another military-grade surveillance malware which has been in operation between 2008 and 2011. Regin is a complex, modular malcode framework which has a multi-stage bootstrap process to start up (or remove itself) and stores its later-stage modules on disk in encrypted virtual file systems. Regin displays a degree of technical competence rarely seen and has been used in spying operations against governments, infrastructure operators, businesses, researchers, and private individuals.

Regin is a complex piece of malware whose structure displays a degree of technical competence rarely seen. Regin is an NSA malware which can be upgraded with plugins. It saves the data locally, waits until an administrator plugs in an USB stick, and then it spreads to the stick of the admin and from there, it searches for another computer, until it finds a connection from which it can upload. Regin will change the computer system setting and exploit the system loopholes to allow other virus to get into the targeted computer. It will also give access to the remote hackers to monitor your computer and steal your important data. This virus can be a big threat to your computer. You'd better remove it immediately. And it is highly recommended to keep a powerful anti-virus like Spyhunter on the computer to remove and block viruses.

How to prevent from being infected by virus like XY?

1. Never click on a link or attachment in an email from a untrusted source.
2. Be wary of files with a double extension such as .txt.vb or .jpg.exe.
3. Don’t get access to illegal online contents such as gambling or porn.
4. Don't download unknown "free" software from unfamiliar source.
5. Install real-time anti-spyware protection and keep it updated.

Trojan.Regin Removal Guide

Guide 1: To manually delete all its related items like the steps showed below

Step 1: Restart computer in safe mode.  

Keep pressing F8 key before Windows interface launches. When Windows Advanced Options menu turns up, select Safe Mode with Networking and tap Enter key.

Step 2: End all running process in Task Manager 

Press Ctrl+Alt+Del together to open Task Manager -> click on processes and tick Processes from all users box -> click on End Process to end all processes

Step 3: Delete the Trojan program from Uninstall a program in Control Panel

Open Start menu and choose Control Panel -> select Uninstall a program -> choose the Trojan program and right click the Uninstall button on your right to delete it

Step 4: Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options. 
When Folder Options window opens, click on its View tab, tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then press OK.

Step 5: Remove all entries below in Registry Editor:

Press Windows+R to launch Run…-> type Regedit into Open box and click OK to open Registry Editor-> find out all registry entries above and delete them

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Trojan.Regin " = "%AppData%\<random>.exe"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Trojan.Regin " = "%AppData%\<random>.exe"

Guide 2: To safely and automatically uninstall it with SpyHunter

SpyHunter is a real-time and effective antivirus. Though you have had a safeguard before, it can still be installed as an assistant one. Then, your computer will have double security.

Step 1: Press the following icon to download SpyHunter.

Step 2: Get it saved in your computer and click the Run choice to install it step by step. 

Step 3: Click Finish then you can use it to scan your computer to find out potential threats by pressing Start New Scan.

Step 4:Tick Select All and then Remove to delete all reported threat.

If you are still worried about the left over of Trojan.Regin and want to clean all the unwanted registry entries,  or want to uninstall other specific programs, it is recommended to use Perfect Uninstaller. 

Guide to download RegCure Pro to optimize PC 

If you are still worried about the left over of Trojan.Regin and want to clean all the unwanted registry entries,  it is recommended to use RegCure Pro.

Step 1. Install and launch RegCure Pro on your PC.

Step 2.  Select "Yes" to download and install RegCure Pro.


Step 3. Click "Next" to continue.

Step 4. RegCure Pro will open automatically on your screen.

RegCure Pro

 Step 5. RegCure Pro is scanning your PC for error.

 RegCure Pro2

Step 6. After scanning, choose the issues you want to fix. 


Conclusion: Trojan.Regin can be very destructive. It compromises your computer and also your privacy. Please don’t wait until it has caused unalterable damages. Manual removal is complex and risky task, as it refers to key parts of computer system, and is recommended only for advanced users. Download SpyHunter to block and remove it automatically and safely now. You can also Download RegCure Pro to help you clean up unwanted registry entries and files so as to optimize the computer.

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