Update: Ultimate Links PC Tips - How to Clean and Remove Trojan.Win32.Obfuscated.gx, Trojan.Win32.agent.akk, Trojan.Zlob

The system constantly prompts a “Critical System Error!” pop up message saying “Your browser was infected by Trojan.Win32.Obfuscated.gx. You need to clean your system immediately, in other case it can be crashed soon! Click OK to download the high-tech antispyware protection software! (Recommended).” The pop up appears randomly, such as when opening a URL using IE, clicking on a link on web page or clicking on a file item in Windows Explorer.
If users ‘infected’ click on OK button to download the high-tech antispyware remover, an executable with file name as defender-install.exe will be offered. Beside, the Google, Yahoo! and Windows Live search results may also be hijacked where clicking on links in search results will direct users to incorrect and misleading websites rather than intended sites. Worse of all, the infection warning message may appear in the search results page too.

Trojan.Win32.Obfuscated.gx (can also be known as Trojan.Win32, Trojan.Win32.agent.akk, Trojan.Zlob, Trojan.Zlob-X.a, Trojan.Win32.LinkReplacer, Trojan.Win32.StarField, Trojan.Win32.Startpage.fq, Trojan.Agent, Trojan.Win32.Gorshok.a, Worm.Win32.Sober, Trojan.Vundo, Trojan.KillAV, Trojan.Win32.Patched, Trojan.Win32.CP4000, Trojan Win32/Qoologic, Trojan Win32.Murlo and other unknown trojan) is in essence not a virus by itself, instead is a malicious trick by new rogue anti-spyware program such as IE Defender or Files Secure to con users by displaying one of the Trojan listed above as their scan results in fake system security alerts, to mislead and trick users into downloading and subsequently paying to buy the rogue antispyware program just to simply remove the Trojan that they planted on users’ computer themselves.

The Trojan.Win32.Obfuscated.gx Trojan or the malware can infect a computer through installing a fake video codec which is asked to install when playing video, usually adult contents and sexually explicit videos downloaded from P2P sharing sites or torrents, such as the infamous Edison Chen sex photos scandal.

There are various way to safely remove Trojan.Win32.Obfuscated.gx, Trojan.Win32, Trojan.Win32.agent.akk or Trojan.Zlob. Most new antivirus and anti-spyware programs updated with latest signature should be able to detect and delete and Trojan horse. If your anti-virus program doesn’t do its job properly, here’s the manual removal instruction to clean and remove trace of Trojan.Win32.Obfuscated.gx from your system safely and easily.
  1. Click on the Start Menu button, then click on the Control Panel option, and then double-click on the Add or Remove Programs icon or Uninstall a program link.
  2. Locate Trojan.Win32.Obfuscated.gx (or its related variant name) and double-click on it to uninstall the Trojan. Follow the step-by-step on screen instructions to complete uninstallation of the Trojan. If the Trojan.Win32.Obfuscated.gx is not found as one of the uninstallation item,...
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