The Kill.AV Trojan virus is a low threat but a threat nonetheless.? The virus is a low threat as it won’t due much to your machine but it will open up a window for other adaware and spyware to download itself onto your computer.

The Trojan Kill.AV can include a keylogger to monitor what you are typing and send it back to a third party such as credit card numbers and passwords to some of your most private accounts.

To remove Kill.AV from your computer, try the following steps.

First, open your task manager and kill the following processes:

System_File.exe
WINLOGON .exe
killer.exe

Next, please download Malwarebytes? Anti-Malware

  • Double Click mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
  • Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes? Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes? Anti-Malware, then click Finish.
  • If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.
  • Once the program has loaded, select ?Perform Quick Scan?, then click Scan.
  • The scan may take some time to finish, so please be patient.
  • When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.
  • Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected. <? very important
  • When disinfection is completed, a log will open in Notepad and you may be prompted to Restart. (See Extra Note)
  • The log is automatically saved by MBAM and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM. (You may need this for a later post on the forums!)

Extra Note:If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove, you will be presented with 1 of 2 prompts, click OK to either and let MBAM proceed with the disinfection process, if asked to restart the computer, please do so immediately.