Penetration that Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 Trojan provokes is especially dangerous for the computer. As you may already heard, hackers are haunting computers to mine digital currency with the help of their resources and capacity. That is why we persuade all users who have the same trouble to do their best and eliminate the threat as soon as possible.
Once the Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 Trojan is in the system, it starts own activities that have no positive effect on the system. Of course, such software has been designed with hazardous aims to surve cyber criminals and help to hijack computer, mine digital currency, get remote access to the system and so on.
Those who want to stop the troubles with Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 Trojan have to scan the system with malware removal scanner and make sure that no more computer threats are presented in the system. However, the same penetration can happen again and again if user decides to leave everything as it used to be. Only regular scanning, updated software and careful online behaviour can guarantee that nothing bad will happen in the future with your PC. Follow these simple rules and have no more problems.
To deal with the Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 Trojan and forget about sad sire of its activity, try GridinSoft Anti-Malware tool in action and you will have no more problems with such malware. The system will stay clean all the time. The guidance below will help you to keep the system clean.
Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 automatic removal guide
If something went wrong or you just want to see the fast result, please use the help of professional malware eliminator – GridinSoft Anti-Malwre. Moreover, even you have managed to remove Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 from your computer and browser, we recommend you to download this tool and use it as a free antimalware scanner to see whether any other malicious program has penetrated into your system. Please note, that GridinSoft Anti-Malwre is a shareware program with a 15-days trial period with limitation of the threats number. If it find more than two infected items in your system, they can be removed only when you upgrade the program to the full registred version.
Download free antimalware scanner:
After downloading is completed, please install it and run the full scan. Yeah, it will take a time, but security experts always recommend to choose a full scan as your first scan, especially if you suspect that your PC could be infected. Take a look at the screenshots below: it will help you understand what’s going on.
Step 1. Run a full scan of your system
…and go drink coffee until the end of it! 🙂
At the end of the scan, the program will offer you to move all malicious items to the quarantine. Just do it clicking on the “
Step 2. Reset your browser settings using an appropriate tool:
Check all browser boxes, which might be infected with the Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2, on a settings tab:
Then just press the “Reset” button. Voila! It is a good idea to restart your computer after all this manipulation and check if these annoying Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 pop-up ads leave you in peace:
Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 manual removal steps:
Step 1. Delete Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 from the system.
To delete Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 extension from your PC, you should use “Uninstall the program” tool depending on your operation system.
Windows XP: Start —> Control Panel ––> Add/Remove Programs. Choose the Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 extension in the list of installed programs by a right-click and press “Remove”.
Windows 7: Start ––> Control Panel ––> Uninstall a program. Just the same actions: right-click on the Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 extension in a software list and press “Uninstall”.
Windows 8/8.1: Right-click on Start ––> Quick Access Menu ––> Control Panel ––> Uninstall a program. Choose a Gen:Heur.Ransom.Cerber.2 extension among a listed here programs, right-click on it and then press “Uninstall”.
Step 2. Reset your browser settings.
It is necessary to reset browser settings after the deletion of the program from the list of software installed on your PC. For this, use the following tips depending on what browser are you currently using:
- Google Chrome Browser: Settings —> Show advanced settings. Click on “Reset settings” in the bottom of the page.
- Mozilla Firefox: press “Refresh Firefox” button in the right top corner.
- Opera: delete “Operapref.ini file” in folder “C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Roaming\Opera\Opera\” on your computer.
- Internet Explorer: Tools —> Internet options —> click on the “Advanced” button and then press “Reset”.
Step 3. Celebrate your victory!
Either you choose the manual or the automatic removal solution, congratulations! You won this battle with unfair malware developers. Your computer is clean now, so you should be proud and do something nice for yourself as a gift. Foam bath or tickets for the game? It’s up to you! 😉