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* What is Aurora

* Download Aurora Removal Tool

* Remove Aurora manually

* Remove Aurora from Google Chrome

* Remove Aurora from Mozilla Firefox

* Remove Aurora from Internet Explorer

* Uninstall Aurora from Windows 10

* Uninstall Aurora from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall Aurora from Windows 7

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Threat indicator: HIGH

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Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

Aurora is any software package which automatically plays, presents or downloads publicities to a machine after the programs is installed preparing a necessity to remove Aurora. Advertising functions are wholistic or cross-packed with programs, which is often designed to note what wide-area net sites a user attend. The Eudora Internet mail client is a popular example of an Aurora "mode" in a program when you let invade while not having a worthy Aurora removal tool. A lot of programs have been made to find, quarantine and remove Aurora. Nowadays when WAD is widespread Aurora is very efficient to lower the come tos of products developing but it doesn't force users appreciate the works and they still crave to remove Aurora. Aurora is produced by cybercriminals interested in gaining profit or wreaking havoc, so it is preferable to install Aurora removal tools to remove Aurora.

Aurora intrusion method

Aurora installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Aurora). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Aurora copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is symcsvc.exe . Sometimes it creates new startup key with name Aurora and value symcsvc.exe . You can also find it in your processes list with name symcsvc.exe or Aurora. Also, it can create folder with name Aurora under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation Aurora starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove Aurora immediately.

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* Removes all files created by Aurora.

* Removes all registry entries created by Aurora.

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* Removes all files created by Aurora.

* Removes all registry entries created by Aurora.

* Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.

* "Toolbar Remover" tool will help you get rid of unwanted browser extensions.

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How to remove Aurora manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Aurora, removing it from startup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally, missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Aurora.

To get rid of Aurora, you should:

1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

• acywwe.exe
• alrdjld.exe
• amwfna.exe
• aurora.exe
• BBRJAGQ.EXE-????????.pf
• Bolger.dll
• dhrwrob.exe
• eaupxt.exe
• flnoguc.exe
• hyuqqsv.exe
• icrftgp.exe
• ikawvmj.exe
• ilhktut.exe
• immwogu.exe
• iqiakd.exe
• jaedflm.exe
• kwkkrje.exe
• liidrye.exe
• lrxnvy.exe
• mdhqtwz.exe
• mjuqce.exe
• nzhzwhs.exe
• paoysjp.exe
• pphoel.exe
• qyzjes.exe
• rberav.exe
• rigyig.exe
• rozwyr.exe
• thnall1ac.html
• wdamwgz.exe
• zrzhqut.exe
• AuroraInfection.exe
• abiuninst.htm
• banner.inf
• vdgrxw.exe
• efghejoi.ini
• dhquxky.exe
• twinlqez.exe
• mezokev.dll
• AuroraHandler.dll
• bjkdzar.exe
• mc-58-12-0000093.exe
• mc-58-12-0000140.exe
• Poller.exe
• thnall1a.html
• uacupg.exe

Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use Aurora Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

2. Delete the following malicious folders:

• %windows%\system32\
• %windows%\inf\
• %system%32\
• %programfiles%\windowsupdate\
• %commonprogramfiles%\

3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

  • Key: BolgerDll.BolgerDllObj
  • Key: BolgerDll.BolgerDllObj.1
  • Key: CLSID\{302A3240-4805-4a34-97D7-1645A0B08410}
  • Key: ControlSet001\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: ControlSet002\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: CurrentControlSet\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: Interface\{018C5406-AEE6-4A68-980F-2CEB1E9416FB}
  • Key: Interface\{0A7FC040-F84A-4AD7-9439-798B6C0F861E}
  • Key: Interface\{32A9D21F-F510-44DC-9EA6-0456EDA04668}
  • Key: Interface\{4562B6F3-DAF8-464E-87B7-5464575F0D6A}
  • Key: Interface\{C93CC79D-02D5-45B0-BE39-7F5B0E5DDA31}
  • Key: Interface\{DA4B919F-B757-4E32-8D79-DEC5C2704C4B}
  • Key: Software\_rtneg3
  • Key: Software\Bolger
  • Key: Software\Classes\CLSID\{302A3240-4805-4a34-97D7-1645A0B08410}
  • Key: Software\Classes\CLSID\{4AA870AC-8427-42a4-B92E-ECD956197489}
  • Key: Software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer\browser helper objects
  • Key: Software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer\browser helper objects
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet002\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet002\Enum\Root\LEGACY_SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet002\Services\SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet003\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet003\Enum\Root\LEGACY_SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet003\Services\SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet004\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet004\Enum\Root\LEGACY_SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet004\Services\SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet005\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet005\Enum\Root\LEGACY_SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\ControlSet005\Services\SvcProc
  • Key: SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Print\Monitors\ZepMon
  • Key: SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_SvcProc
  • Key: trfdsk.amo
  • Key: trfdsk.iiittt
  • Key: trfdsk.momo
  • Key: trfdsk.ohb
  • Key: TypeLib\{DA15C9A2-C30A-4761-922A-5DFE7C9A1F67}
  • Key: SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
    Value: Shell
    Data: Explorer.exe %windows%\Nail.exe

Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use Aurora Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall Aurora related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Aurora entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version of Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Aurora won't uninstall or gives you error message, that you do not have sufficient rights to do this, perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use Aurora Removal Tool.

Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find Aurora in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.

Windows 8/8.1

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu, choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate Aurora or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

Windows 7/Vista

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find Aurora

  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find Aurora related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove Aurora extension from your browsers

Aurora in some cases can create browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option "Toolbar Remover" under "Tools" in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Aurora. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Removal Tool or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:

Internet Explorer

  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner

  • In the menu choose Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbars and Extensions tab.

  • Choose Aurora or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective Aurora removal use Aurora Removal Tool.

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/

  • In the list of add-ons find Aurora and click recycle bin icon.

  • Confirm Aurora removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extensions locate Aurora.

  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Aurora are very widespread and, unfortunatelly, many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use Removal Tool, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like Aurora.

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