I require your complete attention
I require your complete attention falls into the category of the notorious Trojan horse viruses. Trojans like I require your complete attention are particularly versatile and can inflict a whole array of damage on the infected computer.
But before we get into the gory details, we would first like to brighten this terrible instance up by congratulating you on actually discovering “I require your complete attention” in your system. Aside from being extraordinarily flexible, these malicious pieces are also infamous for their stealth. It’s not unheard of for Trojan horse viruses to burrow so deep into the OS that they remain hidden over long periods of time – sometimes even years.
Another piece of good news is that you have all the tools necessary to successfully handle this infection and remove “I require your complete attention” from your PC. Below is a removal guide that will walk you through the process. And if for whatever reason you don’t trust yourself around important system files and other vital components of your system, we recommend you use our professional removal tool instead. It will scan your system for “I require your complete attention” and any other malware that may be hidden inside, and will clean it of all infections.
What may “I require your complete attention” be up to?
With the vast amount of different malicious tasks that Trojans are capable of executing, there’s no way of knowing for sure what exactly “I require your complete attention”’s plan is for your system. But we can give you an idea about the most common usages for this type of malware so you have a better understanding of what you’re dealing with.
Malicious code of the Trojan horse type can, for instance, be made to spy on you and collect information from your PC. It can log your keystrokes and thus gain access to all the information that you type with the help of your keyboard. It may also tap into your microphone and webcam and allow the hackers behind it remote access to your computer. Furthermore, a virus like “I require your complete attention” can even hijack your traffic and redirect it to the cybercriminals’ servers. This way they can gain access to sensitive information such as passwords, login credentials, online banking details, etc.
In addition, a Trojan horse virus such as “I require your complete attention” can exploit your computer’s resources and put them to work mining cryptocurrencies for the hackers. In fact, this particular application for Trojans has become rather popular in recent years. Alternatively, your PC can made to act as a bot and infect other computers in its network. And it may even be made to send out spam, for example, as well.
So with this in mind, it’s important that you see to “I require your complete attention”’s removal as soon as possible to prevent it from causing any further harm. And to prevent such attacks in the future, make sure that your system isn’t vulnerable in any way. This includes having a working antivirus program with all the latest bells and whistles. But it also means regularly installing updates whenever those become available. Be sure to also practice safe web browsing habits and stay away from potentially dangerous content and web locations.
|Name||I require your complete attention|
|Danger Level||High (Trojans are often used as a backdoor for Ransomware)|
|Symptoms||Trojans are well-known for the fact that they usually lack any type of symptoms or telltale signs.|
|Distribution Method||Spam messages; infected downloadable content that is distributed on torrent sites and similar platforms; malicious online ads.|
Some threats of this type reinstall themselves repeatedly if you don't delete their core files. We recommend downloading SpyHunter to scan for malicious programs. This may save you hours and cut down your time to about 15 minutes.
Remove I require your complete attention Email
If you are looking for a way to remove “I require your complete attention” you can try this:
- Click on the Start button in the bottom left corner of your Windows OS.
- Go to Control Panel -> Programs and Features -> Uninstall a Program.
- Search for “I require your complete attention” and any other unfamiliar programs.
- Uninstall “I require your complete attention” as well as other suspicious programs.
Note that this might not get rid of “I require your complete attention” completely. For more detailed removal instructions follow the guide below.
If you have a Windows virus, continue with the guide below.
If you have a Mac virus, please use our How to remove Ads on Mac guide.
If you have an Android virus, please use our Android Malware Removal guide.
If you have an iPhone virus, please use our iPhone Virus Removal guide
Some of the steps will likely require you to exit the page. Bookmark it for later reference.
Reboot in Safe Mode (use this guide if you don’t know how to do it).
WARNING! READ CAREFULLY BEFORE PROCEEDING!
Press CTRL + SHIFT + ESC at the same time and go to the Processes Tab. Try to determine which processes are dangerous.
Right click on each of them and select Open File Location. Then scan the files with our free online virus scanner:
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After you open their folder, end the processes that are infected, then delete their folders.
Note: If you are sure something is part of the infection – delete it, even if the scanner doesn’t flag it. No anti-virus program can detect all infections.
Hold together the Start Key and R. Type appwiz.cpl –> OK.
You are now in the Control Panel. Look for suspicious entries. Uninstall it/them. If you see a screen like this when you click Uninstall, choose NO:
Type msconfig in the search field and hit enter. A window will pop-up:
Startup —> Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer or otherwise look suspicious.
- Remember this step – if you have reason to believe a bigger threat (like ransomware) is on your PC, check everything here.
Hold the Start Key and R – copy + paste the following and click OK:
A new file will open. If you are hacked, there will be a bunch of other IPs connected to you at the bottom. Look at the image below:
If there are suspicious IPs below “Localhost” – write to us in the comments.
Type Regedit in the windows search field and press Enter.
Once inside, press CTRL and F together and type the virus’s Name. Right click and delete any entries you find with a similar name. If they don’t show up this way, go manually to these directories and delete/uninstall them:
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—–Random Directory. It could be any one of them – ask us if you can’t discern which ones are malicious.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—Internet Explorer—-Main—- Random
If the guide doesn’t help, download the anti-virus program we recommended or try our free online virus scanner. Also, you can always ask us in the comments for help!