How to Remove Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C off Computer Manually and Effectively?

Does your antivirus program recently detect a rootkit named Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C which can’t be cleaned or quarantined? Do you feel puzzled why your antivirus can’t handle it at all? We are hoping this post can help you get rid of this virus.

Definition of Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C.

Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C belongs to a stubborn and harmful rootkit which is not really noticed by computer users till their computer may be a little slower than normal and is received a lot of spam emails. This nasty virus contains all features of the former version called Rootkit.MBR.Sst.a. It can parasite itself in some websites or free software so that many users do not realize that they have got this virus after they hit the download option or surfed online. Once your computer infected by this notorious virus, your computer will be at great risks because it is designed to delete certain system folders, stop related programs from running and bring more malware. That is why your computer can be received tons of commercial ads which with purpose of swindling out of your money. It can open a secret way called “backdoor” which is manipulated by remote attackers to steal the personal information installed in the system of your infected PC. Some users would like to leave it in the infected computer, and they think that it is safe after they shut down the computer and disconnected the network because they have cut off the spread way of this virus-network. But we should remind you that this virus still exists in your computer which will make it more vulnerable because it can do great harms to the system. Furthermore, this virus can stop your legitimate antivirus from running normally by shutting down your computer from time to time. Some computers can be frozen and then leave users with a black screen after they ran some programs. If you can’t find this particular virus mentioned anywhere on the forums, this is the right place to help you manually kick it off your computer effectively.


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Symptoms of being Infected by Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C.

You will receive tons of unknown emails even you didn’t send any emails before. Some of these emails come from anonymities which you didn’t realize at all.
Your sophos antivirus keeps detecting it but can’t handle it because it returns every time you turn on your infected computer.
You will be directed to another unwanted websites without your approval.
Your computer rans slower than before and keeps being showed a lot of unwanted pop ups.

How to Manually Get Rid of Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C?

Although this nasty virus is very tricky and it can escape the antivirus, we should not ignore the threats which will be brought to your infected computer by this rootkit. We should take all necessary measures to remove it as soon as it is noticed. Manual removal is the best option to help you get rid of this nightmare till now.

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC. Open the Windows Task Manager.

If that didn’t work, try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in taskmgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager

Step2: Stop all processes in the Windows Task Manager.

%APPDATA%\Win32Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C
%DESKTOP%\Win32\Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C.lnk
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\temp_sys.exe

Step3: Manually get rid of registry entries created by This Nasty Virus.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Win32\Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Rootkit.MBR.Sst.C
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon: ‘Userinit’ = ‘\userinit.exe, %Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\temp_sys.exe’

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