Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen. How to remove? (Uninstall guide)

by ,   Also known as Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen | Type: Adware

Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen is a dangerous infection, which takes an important role in the distribution of rogue anti-spyware and ransomware infections. Besides, sometimes it may be reported on fake alerts that belong to XP Internet Security 2010Internet Security 2013Win 7 Protection 2013 and similar threats. By reporting about different kinds of viruses, they typically try to scare their victims and then create a need of their removal services. These services may cost from $10 to $100 and in reality be worthless

HOW CAN I GET INFECTED WITH Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen?

Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen attacks computers via security vulnerabilities found, so you should always have anti-virus and anti-spyware installed on your computer if you want to avoid this threat. Once computer gets infected, virus downloads malicious files that belong to more serious viruses that are used to swindle the money from users. You can get infected with rogue anti-spyware or ransomware with a help of Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen.

Another way, how you can run into Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen, involves fake notifications that also belong to rogues. They typically  state that private data (passwords, credit card details, etc.) might be stolen because of this trojan. However, this warning is a total lie and Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen is reported only to scare you into thinking that you are dangerously infected. 

HOW TO REMOVE Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen?

If you are infected with Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen or receive the pop-up ad that reports about it, concentrate on checking your PC with updated anti-spyware. If you can't launch it, follow these steps:

1. Reboot your computer to Safe Mode with Networking. Just reboot your PC and, as soon as it starts booting up, start pressing F8 repeatedly. 
2. Loggin as the same user as you were in normal Windows mode 
3. Now click on IE or other browser and select 'Run As' or 'Run As administrator', enter your Administrator account password (if needed).
4. Enter this link to your address bar: and download a program on your desktop. Launch it to get rid of malicious processes.

Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen properties:
• Connects itself to the internet
• Stays resident in background

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Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen manual removal

Delete registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command ?�?(Default)?�? = ?�?av.exe?�? /START ?�?%1? %*
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\open\command ?�?(Default)?�? = ?�?av.exe?�? /START ?�?%1? %*
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.exe\shell\open\command ?�?(Default)?�? = ?�?av.exe?�? /START ?�?%1? %*
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\secfile\shell\open\command ?�?(Default)?�? = ?�?av.exe?�? /START ?�?%1? %*
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\open\command ?�?(Default)?�? = ?�?av.exe?�? /START ?�?firefox.exe?�?
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\safemode\command ?�?(Default)?�? = ?�?av.exe?�? /START ?�?firefox.exe?�? -safe-mode
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command ?�?(Default)?�? = ?�?av.exe?�? /START ?�?iexplore.exe?�?
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center ?�?AntiVirusOverride?�? = ?�?1?
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center ?�?FirewallOverride?�? = ?�?1?

Delete files:
Delete directories:
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\

Geolocation of Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen

Map reveals the prevalence of Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: United States.

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Comments on Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen

Thank you sooo much. I was really panicking with this Trojan on my business PC. I downloaded Malware in safe mode and scanned and removed the virus. Really really appreciate your help.
Hello im helping out a customer who has trojan-BMK.win32.keylogger.gen
is blocking the connection how do I get rid of it?
I would like to thank MIKE, (above) your safe mode trick worked... you saved me a bunch of money..... nice to know that there are people out there willing to help without gaining anything... thanks again!
Mine was hwi.exe. I deleted all the registry keys and restarted...worked for me. Thanks a million.
Linda P.
okay so I have this stupid virus that everyones talking about and unable to do anything on home computer. the pop-ups dont seem to allow me to do anything. Okay so, if I reboot computer in safe mode with networking, how do I do that? My computer goes to usual windows screen. then I should download an automatic removal tool and full full system scan. So where do I begin.
This thing wont even allow me to restore to an earlier point. It blocks me! :( SO frustrating. Help!
I have tried everything everyone has recommended and the virus is still there and now I keep getting message "trying to locate ip address" I cannot get online and I apparently have no connection. I have tried to do system restore, everything. I thought I deleted all the above bad register keys but nothing and now I cannot even get into register. Help please! I am ready to buy a new lap top.
I cannot begin to thank you enough MIKE!!! Computer is clean now! You saved me soooo much money. Thank you, thank you!
MIKE your a genius, it was so simple. I had someone work on it for 4 hours with all kinds of useless software. I went on and fixed the problem in 5 minutes.
Thanks Mike :)
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