I’ve been encountering with KHATARNAK.EXE virus since yesterday. This virus is very dangerous spreading through Auto run of USB drives ,if you try to copy or move some files from USB drive to your computer,you are invited chaos.
The symptoms are: – Taskmanager and registery editors are disabled – Folder options will missed from Tools menu – You will be not able to boot into safe mode. – In every drive of your computer songs,New Folder,New Folder(2), Secrets,files, Songs, softwares, adventures games folders will appear in and if you remove them they keep coming again. -If you manage to run any third-party Process Explorer or Taskmanager you could observe KHATARNAK.exe processes running in the background. -KHATARNKAK. resides in Windows and System32 folder in Windows Directory
Here are some easy steps just follow them to get rid of this virus.
Methods to get rid of Khatarnak.exe 1. Temporarily Disable System Restore, Reboot computer in SafeMode.
2. Locate KHATARNAK.EXE virus files and uninstall KHATARNAK.EXE files program. Follow the screen step-by-step screen instructions to complete uninstallation of KHATARNAK.EXE.
3. Delete/Modify any values added to the registry related with KHATARNAK.EXE,Exit registry editor and restart the computer;
4.Clean/delete all KHATARNAK.EXE infected file(s):KHATARNAK.EXE and related,or rename KHATARNAK.EXE virus files;
5.Delete all your IE temp files with KHATARNAK.EXE manually,run a whole scan with antivirus program.
Prevention is better than cure:
Disable the autorun feature to get away from the risk of this virus via USB drives. To do this, – Start click Run and type gpedit.msc – Navigate to Computer Configuration\System in the right pane Select Turnoff Autoplay Chose Enabled and Select All drives and Click Apply now you are protected against Dangerous Viruses of Usb Drives.