Remove Handsnake - Remote Access Trojan (RAT)
Remote Access Trojan or RAT for short is form of trojan horse that is often called backdoor because it provides the intruder, or remote user (hacker) special access (hole) to your PC from some control features to full control. Handsnake is classified as RAT because of it affect to infected system. Handsnake is considered to be very dangerous as it uses special technic to hide its activity from user and antivirus applications. Usually firewalls can detect its activity as Handsnake regularly tries to access internet to grant an access to its owner.
Description of Handsnake and certain parameters of the threat.
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Win32 (Windows 9x, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Seven)
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You can try two other options: remove Handsnake manually or using proffesional support of our specialist:
Handsnake - ways of infecting
Handsnake can infect your PC from different sources. It can infiltrate computer through peer-to-peer applications, adult sites and also it can come bundled with adware or spyware. Then it copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is (randomname).exe. Then it creates new startup key with name Handsnake and value (randomname).exe and will then load on every boot up. You can also locate it in your processes list with name (randomname).exe or Handsnake.
Manual guide for Handsnake removal?
Handsnake can be manually removed by locating and deleting all registry keys and files connected with Handsnake and, of course, removing process from running on startup as well.
1. Remove the following processes:
Warning: you should delete only those files with the names exactly the same as in the list and located in folders listed below. There may be legitimate system files with the same or near the same names. We recommend you to use FREE WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for guaranteed threat removal.
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2. Following folders created by Handsnake also need to be removed:
3. Using registry editor find and remove this registry entries: