A lot of infections currently are not viruses – meaning, they don’t replicate. The designers of this modern Malware use nice clean graphics and believable offers to get their nasty producst onto our computers.

If you are infected, first look for the name of the suspicious program, something like “Free Media Player” or “PC Helper” – you get the picture.

Then do a search on this site:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/

If you find a guide for your particular infection, follow the steps there!

If not, do the following:

  1. Download Malwarebytes,
  2. Update
  3. Run a Scan
  4. Remove everything it finds
  5. Reboot the computer
  6. Download Hitman Pro
  7. Run a scan, and once again, remove everything it finds.