Simple Steps To Delete Orcus RAT

Orcus RAT Deletion: Help To Delete Orcus RAT Successfully

Orcus RAT causes following error
0x0000002B, 0x00000080, 0x8024402A WU_E_PT_CONFIG_PROP_MISSING A configuration property value was missing., Error 0xC1900101 – 0x2000B, 0x80240006 WU_E_TOOMANYRANGES The requested number of byte ranges exceeds the maximum number (2^31 – 1)., 0x80242001 WU_E_UH_LOCALONLY A request for a remote update handler could not be completed because the handler is local only., 0x00000009, 0x8024A003 WU_E_AU_LEGACYCLIENTDISABLED The old version of the Automatic Updates client was disabled., Error 0xC0000001, 0x80240026 WU_E_INVALID_UPDATE_TYPE The type of update is invalid., 0x80242013 WU_E_UH_BADCBSPACKAGEID The update metadata contains an invalid CBS package identifier., 0x000000CA

Get Rid Of Orcus RAT from Windows 7: Quick Removal Guide

How Dangerous is Orcus RAT?

Unluckily, Orcus RAT is a virulent threat, first spotted in the beginning of 2017, appears to be designed for taking control over compromised Windows 7 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, Orcus 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 Internet Explorer. Moreover, it may slow down your PC 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 7 is compromised with the malware, Abolish hackers may have control over your PC.

Orcus RAT : Distribution Source

  • Misleading websites: Torrent sites and less reputed online software stores deliver Orcus RAT to your PC 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 PC gets penetrated with Orcus RAT.
  • Spam Emails Attachments: in various campaigns, threat actors use email services to deliver Orcus RAT to your PC as an important attachment file along with phishing text.
  • Infected USBs: when you plug-in infected USB drives to your PC, the virus enters to your Windows 7 without any consent.

Few Common Characteristics of Orcus RAT virus

  • Infected Windows 7 may be acting weird including unwanted browser redirects, slow Internet speed, presence of unwanted files or programs on the PC 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 PC to get real time protection against such threats. Now, you must initiate Orcus RAT Removal procedures given below:

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Manual Removal Guide to Get Rid Of Orcus RAT From PC

Method 1: Turn on your PC into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Abolish Orcus RAT Safely

Method 2: Get Rid Of Unwanted Processes of Orcus RAT from Task Manager on your Windows Machine

Method 3: Effectively Get Rid Of Orcus RAT from Control Panel in Windows

Method 4: Get Rid Of Malicious Registry Entries created by Orcus RAT from Windows system

Method 5: Get Rid Of Orcus RAT from Major Internet Browsers/Reset Browsers

Method 1: Turn on your PC into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Abolish Orcus 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 Orcus 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 Orcus RAT from your PC.

Method 2: Get Rid Of Orcus 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 Orcus RAT on your affected system.

Method 3: Effectively Abolish Orcus RAT from Control Panel in Windows

Abolish Orcus 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 Abolish Orcus RAT

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

Abolish Orcus RAT From Windows 8.1

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

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 Orcus RAT or other suspicious programs, select it and Abolish one by one by clicking on ‘Uninstall’ option.

Get Rid Of Orcus 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 Abolish Orcus RAT and other malicious software from your PC with ease.

Get Rid Of Orcus RAT From Windows XP

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

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

Step 3. Find Orcus RAT and other suspicious programs and Abolish them immediately

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

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

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

Step 3. Next Windows Registry will be opened on your PC screen. Find and Abolish all registry entries associated with Orcus 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\ Orcus RAT

Method 5: Get Rid Of Orcus RAT from Major Internet Browsers – Internet Explorer

Get Rid Of Orcus RAT From IE 9:9.0.8080.16413

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 Orcus RAT from there and click Abolish.

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

How To IE 9:9.0.8080.16413 Browser

Step 1. Close all IE 9:9.0.8080.16413 Windows.

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

Step 3. In the Reset IE 9:9.0.8080.16413 Settings dialog box, select Reset.

Step 4. When IE 9:9.0.8080.16413 finishes applying default settings, select Close, and then select OK.

Get Rid Of Orcus RAT From Mozilla:46.0.1

Step 1. You can always Abolish 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 – Orcus RAT you want to deactivate and click the “Disable” button then Restart Mozilla:46.0.1.

How To Mozilla:46.0.1 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.

Get Rid Of Orcus 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 – Orcus RAT and select Abolish, or select the extension and click the Abolish button.

How 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 PC and re-open Edge for a clean slate.

Get Rid Of Orcus RAT From Chrome 51.0.2704

Step 1. Start Mozilla:46.0.1 and go to Tools, there select Add-ons Manager.

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

From Chrome 51.0.2704

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.