How to diagnose and remove a bitcoin miner trojan

How to diagnose and remove a bitcoin miner trojan



How to manually remove these little performance ruining bastards.

These things are becoming the new epidemic. Most anti viruses don’t detect them because they’re technically not a virus. They can be referred to as “slaveware”. They use your machine’s resources to mine bitcoins and send the mined data to someone else’s pool which then puts money in their wallet at your expense.

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30 Comments

  1. don't tell this to money lovers xD

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  3. Brandon Tyson

    Can't you just reinstall windows?

  4. Cursed Gaming

    Is coinoto a trojan?

  5. What is that game?

  6. Вадим Великолепный

    Why do not you use Process Hacker? With this program you can easily find any miner

  7. What is PUA/CryptoMiner.Gen? It is on the Chrome cache files

    http://prntscr.com/j31tvw Pls someone help me
    http://prntscr.com/j31w32

  8. Electro's World

    Accidently cookie logged myself with my own miner lmao

  9. Thank you so much bro, i wasn't getting alot of fps lately so thats why!

  10. I just suddenly got this today, i was not browsing and i only spent my time playing overwatch. I use a laptop with amd radeon graphics.thr name of the file was nvidia.exe system64 something.

  11. No Names, The Best Name

    Hey i know this videos old but i had Sumominer installed and i uninstalled it but it still shows up when i run certain games and also apears in my nofitications. Is there a way i can make it go away?

  12. Thanks! It helped a lot.

  13. Very thanks dude, +1 like and 1+subscriber

  14. mine was disquised as soundmixer

  15. Alief Muhamad

    It is also work for xmrig cpu miner?

  16. mine was brhost

  17. Anchelis CS:GO

    when im going into the any browser or something, i'm getting 100 cpu, i don't understand how to fix it lol. like there is no file that you showed in the video

  18. tysm! Hopefully Bitcoin Mining dies one day!

  19. to check for this Trojan, go into settings, apps, and then search for Realtek audio. click uninstall. when the popup and noise comes, look at the name. if it ends in .exe, delete it

  20. I have a problem with xmrig cpu miner. Does your trick work with mine? This is a damn virus man.

  21. mine is disguised as google chrome

  22. hey , i donw own programs u used in this video, can u give me links?

  23. Does overwolf mine bitcoin? I used it when I removed all of it my pc doesn't make as much noise as it did

  24. Dimitrie Anton

    nice info

  25. Ness Onettboy

    dude thanks u helped me alot. thank you thank you thank you

  26. LunaHeartRosePetal

    I have a "Sumo easy miner" trojan and I need help getting rid of it…

  27. Mine is a little problematic, it was in the windows files. I turned off everything that is suspicious from the scheduler, and it seems like the miner was silent ever since. Thanks a lot

  28. ThatPurpleGuy 12

    is codec tweak tool.exe safe? I have no idea what it is and its name is klcp_update. pls help

  29. Fachrul Ariesta Rahman

    Thank you for this video, bro.
    It helps. :))))))

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