How to Remove a Trojan Horse Dropper Generic

By Thomas King

Trojan Horse Dropper Generic, sometimes called simply Trojan.Dropper, is a trojan virus designed to open a security hole on your computer. This security hole, sometimes called a backdoor, is used by hackers to steal your personal information and download large amounts of adware onto your computer. Once downloaded, the adware tracks your online behavior and launches targeted pop-up advertisements. In addition to being a nuisance, these pop-up advertisements may slow your computer and contain malicious links. Note that the removal steps presented in this article apply to the Windows 7 and Vista operating systems.

End Processes

Step 1

Press "Ctrl" + "Shift" + "Escape" to open the Task Manager.

Step 2

Click on the "Processes" tab of the Task Manager and then click on the "Show Processes From All Users" button at the bottom of the Task Manager.

Step 3

End the following processes. To end a process, right-click on the process and select "End Process." Note that the processes are listed under the "Image Name" heading. search[2].exesysrtmvs.exesenh.exewd7gi8nnew.exevisfx500new.exeOEM.exenumbsoftnew.exeMendoza1.exeMendoza.exe

Step 4

Close the Task Manager.

Delete Registry Entries

Step 1

Click on the "Start" menu icon and type "regedit" into the "Search Programs and Files" box and press "Enter." The Registry Editor opens.

Step 2

Click on "Edit" and then "Find" and type "Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Emitt" into the "Find Box" and click "Find Next."

Step 3

Right-click on the highlighted registry entry and select "Delete."

Step 4

Close the Registry Editor.

Delete Files

Step 1

Click on the "Start" menu icon and then click on the "Search Programs and Files" box.

Step 2

Search for and delete each of the following files. To delete a file, right-click on it and select "Delete.""search[2].exe""sysrtmvs.exe""aouei""senh.exe""wd7gi8nnew.exe""visfx500new.exe""OEM.exe""numbsoftnew.exe""Mendoza1.exe""Mendoza.exe"

Step 3

Restart your computer.