Deleting WellMess RAT Manually

Tutorial To Remove WellMess RAT

More error whic WellMess RAT causes
0x0000002D, 0x8024400D WU_E_PT_SOAP_CLIENT Same as SOAP_E_CLIENT – SOAP client found the message was malformed; fix before resending., 0x00000011, 0x80244021 WU_E_PT_HTTP_STATUS_BAD_GATEWAY Same as HTTP status 502 – the server, while acting as a gateway or proxy, received an invalid response from the upstream server it accessed in attempting to fulfill the request., 0x8024D00D WU_E_SETUP_ALREADYRUNNING Windows Update Agent setup is already running., 0x00000018, 0x8024D008 WU_E_SELFUPDATE_SKIP_ON_FAILURE An update to the Windows Update Agent was skipped because previous attempts to update have failed., 0x80248010 WU_E_DS_CANNOTREGISTER The data store is not allowed to be registered with COM in the current process.

Uninstall WellMess RAT from Windows XP: Quick Uninstallation Guide

How Dangerous is WellMess RAT?

Unluckily, WellMess RAT is a virulent threat, first spotted in the beginning of 2017, appears to be designed for taking control over compromised Windows XP and perform vindictive activities that would be beneficial for threat actors. In fact, it developed by highly skilled threat actors. Though, it has no bug. During threat analysis, we saw the threat has no unique features. Just like other malware, WellMess RAT might hijack your web browsers and replace your browser's homepage/search engine with malicious domain and cause countless redirects. Even, it may install several spyware extensions or plugins on your Firefox. Moreover, it may slow down your OS performance and cut down your Internet speed as well as use your internet data for loading unnecessary pages or malicious files or updates from remote servers. Such malware could encipher your important files using military grade cipher and demand ransom payment. Worse, while your Windows XP is compromised with the malware, Clean hackers may have control over your OS.

WellMess RAT : Distribution Source

  • Misleading websites: Torrent sites and less reputed online software stores deliver WellMess RAT to your OS using deceptive methods. They might suggest you to use customized downloader before downloading any file or software. Please note that customized downloader always performs optional programs installation along with your regular download.
  • Bundled Programs: nowadays, most of all free programs come bundled up with optional programs when you install any of such programs, your OS gets penetrated with WellMess RAT.
  • Spam Emails Attachments: in various campaigns, threat actors use email services to deliver WellMess RAT to your OS as an important attachment file along with phishing text.
  • Infected USBs: when you plug-in infected USB drives to your OS, the virus enters to your Windows XP without any consent.

Few Common Characteristics of WellMess RAT virus

  • Infected Windows XP may be acting weird including unwanted browser redirects, slow Internet speed, presence of unwanted files or programs on the OS etc.
  • Your private files may have been modified/deleted without your authorization.
  • Important files may have become useless or encrypted and may be featuring weird extensions.
  • You may be seeing suggest to buy products or install fake security software while your online session.

Therefore, we recommend you to keep reliable security software installed and updated on your each OS to get real time protection against such threats. Now, you must initiate WellMess RAT Uninstallation procedures given below:

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Manual Uninstallation Guide to Uninstall WellMess RAT From OS

Method 1: Turn on your OS into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Clean WellMess RAT Safely

Method 2: Uninstall Unwanted Processes of WellMess RAT from Task Manager on your Windows Machine

Method 3: Effectively Uninstall WellMess RAT from Control Panel in Windows

Method 4: Uninstall Malicious Registry Entries created by WellMess RAT from Windows system

Method 5: Uninstall WellMess RAT from Major Internet Browsers/Reset Browsers

Method 1: Turn on your OS into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Clean WellMess RAT Safely

For Windows 8.1/10 Users

Step 1. First, click on Start menu then hold Shift button and from the Power option select Restart.

Step 2. Now you see a blue screen entitled as ‘Choose an option’. Choose ‘Troubleshoot’ from there.

Step 3. Next, you need to click Advanced option.

Step 4. Then you must choose Startup Settings.

Step 5. Finally, you see ‘Enable Safe Mode’ option, click it and click on Restart button.

Step 6. Next, press ‘F5’ button to enable Safe Mode with Networking option to proceed deletion of WellMess RAT from your computer.

For Windows XP/Vista/7 Users

Step 1. Press Windows Button and from Shut down select Restart.

Step 2. Now during the Restart process, keep pressing ‘F8 button’ continuously.

Step 3. Next, you see Advanced boot menu on your computer screen. Choose Safe Mode with Networking to proceed removal of WellMess RAT from your OS.

Method 2: Uninstall WellMess RAT from Task Manager on your Windows Machine

For Windows 10/8.1/7/Vista/XP Users

Step 1. Press and hold ‘ALT+Ctrl+Del’ buttons continuously on your keyboard.

Step 2. Click Task Manager from the displayed options.

Step 3. Now, you must find malicious/suspicious processes and kill them by selecting End Task option.

Step 4. This way you can terminate malicious processes associated with WellMess RAT on your affected system.

Method 3: Effectively Clean WellMess RAT from Control Panel in Windows

Clean WellMess RAT From Windows 10

Step 1. Press Start button and select Settings from the menu.

Step 2. Choose System option from there.

Step 3. Next, You have to click Apps and Features option to find and Clean WellMess RAT

Step 4. Finally, there you see list of all installed programs including malicious programs, select WellMess RAT and click Uninstall.

Clean WellMess RAT From Windows 8.1

Step 1. Press Win+R button to open Run Box on your OS.

Step 2. Type ‘control panel’ (without quotation mark) and hit the Enter button to open ‘Control panel’ on your system running Windows 8.

Step 3. Select ‘Uninstall a program’ from Programs menu.

Step 4. Now you need to find WellMess RAT or other suspicious programs, select it and Clean one by one by clicking on ‘Uninstall’ option.

Uninstall WellMess RAT From Windows 7

Step 1. Press Windows Logo key on your keyboard.

Step 2. And then click ‘Control Panel’ from the the Start Menu.

Step 3. Select Uninstall a program option from the Programs menu.

4 Finally, you are at the place where you can find and Clean WellMess RAT and other malicious software from your OS with ease.

Uninstall WellMess RAT From Windows XP

Step 1. First, go to the Start Menu and select ‘Control Panel’.

Step 2. Now, click on Add or Clean programs option.

Step 3. Find WellMess RAT and other suspicious programs and Clean them immediately

Method 4: Effectively Eliminate Malicious Registry Entries created by WellMess RAT from Windows system

Step 1. Access Run Box by Pressing Win+R keys on your OS.

Step 2. In Run Box, type ‘regedit’ and hit Enter.

Step 3. Next Windows Registry will be opened on your OS screen. Find and Clean all registry entries associated with WellMess RAT carefully.

-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “.exe”

-HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random

-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0

-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\random

-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMCurrentControlSetServicesWpm

-HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain “Default_Page_URL”

-HKEY_LOCAL_Machine\Software\Classes\ WellMess RAT

Method 5: Uninstall WellMess RAT from Major Internet Browsers – Firefox

Uninstall WellMess RAT From Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8112.16421

Step 1. Launch IE and go to Manage Add-ons from Tools menu.

Step 2. A new window opens, from there click on Toolbar and extensions.

Step 3. Then simply find WellMess RAT from there and click Clean.

Step 4. Also find and Clean any other entry associated with this virus.

Tips To Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8112.16421 Browser

Step 1. Close all Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8112.16421 Windows.

Step 2. Select the Advanced tab, and then select Reset.

Step 3. In the Reset Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8112.16421 Settings dialog box, select Reset.

Step 4. When Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8112.16421 finishes applying default settings, select Close, and then select OK.

Uninstall WellMess RAT From Mozilla Firefox:45.5.1

Step 1. You can always Clean unwanted add-ons by clicking the “Firefox” menu option at the top of the Firefox window and selecting “Add-ons.”

Step 2. Select “Extensions or Appearance or Plug-ins.”

Step 3. Pick out the add-on – WellMess RAT you want to deactivate and click the “Disable” button then Restart Mozilla Firefox:45.5.1.

Tips To Mozilla Firefox:45.5.1 Browser

Step 1. Open Firefox, Click the icon that looks like three stacked lines at the top right of the browser window.

Step 2. Select the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu.

Step 3. Select ‘Troubleshooting information’ in the slide-out menu.

Step 4. Select the ‘Reset Firefox’ button at the top right of the new Web page.

Uninstall WellMess RAT From Microsoft Edge

Step 1. Launch Microsoft Edge.

Step 2. Select More (…) to open the menu.

Step 3. Select Extensions from the menu.

Step 4. Right-click the extension – WellMess RAT and select Clean, or select the extension and click the Clean button.

Tips To Reset Microsoft Edge Browser

Step 1. Access the “Settings” menu by clicking the three horizontal dots in the upper right corner of the Edge window and choose “Settings.”

Step 2. Under Clear browsing data, tap “Choose what to clear” and then click “Show more.” There are a lot of data types here. Select them all and click “Clear.” Restart your OS and re-open Edge for a clean slate.

Uninstall WellMess RAT From Chrome 58.0.3026.0

Step 1. Start Mozilla Firefox:45.5.1 and go to Tools, there select Add-ons Manager.

Step 2. Next, from left panel click on Extensions option, find WellMess RAT extension or any other unnecessary extension viruses and then Clean them immediately by clicking on Clean.

From Chrome 58.0.3026.0

Step 1. On your Windows system, launch Chrome.

Step 2. At the top right, click More Settings.

Step 3. At the bottom, mouse click Show advanced settings.

Step 4. Under the section “Reset settings,” click Reset settings.

Step 5. In the box that appears, click Reset.