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PUA.WASMcoinminer is responsible for infecting following browsers

Chrome VersionsChrome 58.0, Chrome 53.0.2785, Chrome 56.0.2924, Chrome 49.0.2623, Chrome 51.0.2704, Chrome 54.0.2840, Chrome 52.0.2743, Chrome 55.0.2883, Chrome 57.0.2987, Chrome 50.0.2661, Chrome 58.0.3026.0, Chrome 48.0.2564
Internet Explorer VersionsInternet Explorer 8-8.00.7600.16385, IE 8:8.00.6001.18702, IE 7:7.00.6000.16441, Internet Explorer 8-8.00.7000.00000, Internet Explorer 7-7.00.6000.16441, IE 8:8.00.7000.00000, Internet Explorer 7-7.00.6000.16386, Internet Explorer 8-8.00.6001.18241, IE 8:8.00.7600.16385, Internet Explorer 10-10.0.8250.00000, Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8080.16413, Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8112.16421, IE 10:10.0.9200.16384, Internet Explorer 8-8.00.6001.17184, Internet Explorer 7-7.00.5730.1300, IE 8:8.00.6001.18372, IE 7:7.00.6000.16386, Internet Explorer 10-10.0.8400.00000, IE 9:9.0.8080.16413
Mozilla VersionsMozilla:46, Mozilla:45.2.0, Mozilla:45.3.0, Mozilla Firefox:49, Mozilla:38.1.1, Mozilla Firefox:48.0.1, Mozilla:44.0.1, Mozilla Firefox:38.0.1, Mozilla:38.4.0, Mozilla:39, Mozilla:48.0.1, Mozilla:47.0.2, Mozilla:38.0.5, Mozilla Firefox:41.0.2, Mozilla:45.0.1

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Important Things to Know About PUA.WASMcoinminer

Malware investigators have discovered PUA.WASMcoinminer in the wild in few days before. After depth analysis they revealed few interesting facts about it. Actually, this virus is coded for serving threat actors. Hence, if your Operating System is infected with it then you must take necessary action against it immediately. Nevertheless to say, such threats compromise your Windows 7 by creating malicious registry entries and scheduling task in Windows task manager. Experts say that PUA.WASMcoinminer could invite other threats onto your Operating System. Even, it may stop you from accessing your Windows 7 by locking your Operating System screen. It can also cause a huge data loss or encode your important files without your authorization or knowledge. The virus may affect your Chrome and few Windows applications as well. You should note that this malware is only published to boost up bank balance of its developers through illegal activities.

How PUA.WASMcoinminer Strikes onto Your Operating System

Primarily, such type of virus is spread using illegal/compromised websites. These types of websites have always been considered the prime participant in the distribution of nefarious threats like PUA.WASMcoinminer. Such domains are filled with adult contents or pirated software or games files to attract Operating System users and gain their clicks. When you click on malicious contents on the site, a suspicious download begins. Downloaded file may invade your Operating System after you double click. Infected emails and attachments also deliver PUA.WASMcoinminer to PC running Windows 7. Hence, you should never double click spam emails attachments or install any suspicious updates during your online session.

Signs of PUA.WASMcoinminer infection on Windows 7

Mostly, PUA.WASMcoinminer displays fake pop up alert and misleading waning messages that your Operating System is infected with malware so that you need to install security software (actually other malware of the same developer) in order to fix your Windows 7. May be the malware will be displaying pop ups regarding data encryption and asking you to make ransom payment in order to get back your files. Probably, your browsers may being redirected to commercial or phishing sites against your will.

Therefore, to Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer from Operating System, you must initiate PUA.WASMcoinminer Removal guide:


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Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer From Infected Operating System (Manual Guide)

Process 1: Restart Your Computer into 'Safe Mode with Networking' to Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer Successfully 

Process 2: Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer from Major Internet Browsers and Reset Browsers

Process 3: Block Unwanted Processes of PUA.WASMcoinminer from Task Manager in Your Windows System

Process 4: Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer from Control Panel in Windows PC

Process 5: Uninstall Malicious Registry Entries created by PUA.WASMcoinminer from Your Computer 

Process 1: Restart your PC into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer Successfully

For Windows 8.1/10 Users

1. Click on Start menu then hold Shift button and from the Power option select Restart.

2. Now you see ‘Choose an option’. Choose ‘Troubleshoot’ from there.

3. Next, click Advanced option.

4. Then choose Startup Settings.

5. Finally, you see ‘Enable Safe Mode’ option, click it and click on Restart button.

6. Next, press ‘F5’ button to enable Safe Mode with Networking option to proceed deletion of PUA.WASMcoinminer from your computer.

For Windows XP/Vista/7 Users

1. Press Windows Button and from Shut down select Restart.

2. Now during the Restart process, keep pressing ‘F8 button’ continuously.

3. Next, you see Advanced boot menu on your computer screen. Choose Safe Mode with Networking to proceed removal of PUA.WASMcoinminer from your PC.

Process 2: Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer from Major Internet Browsers

Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer From Internet Explorer 8-8.00.6001.17184

1. Start IE and go to Manage Add-ons from Tools menu.

2. A new window opens, from there click on Toolbar and extensions.

3. Then simply find PUA.WASMcoinminer from there and click Remove.

4. Also find and Delete any other entry associated with this malware.

Reset Internet Explorer 8-8.00.6001.17184 Successfully

1. Open IE.

2. Click the Advanced tab, and then select Reset.

3. In the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box, select Reset.

4. When Internet Explorer 8-8.00.6001.17184 finishes applying default settings, select Close, and then select OK.

Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer From Mozilla:50

1. Delete potentially unwanted add-ons by clicking the “Firefox” menu option at the top of the Firefox window and selecting “Add-ons.”

2. Click “Extensions or Appearance or Plug-ins.”

3. Choose the add-on – PUA.WASMcoinminer you want to deactivate and click the “Disable” button then Restart Mozilla Firefox.

Reset Mozilla:50 Successfully

1. Tap the icon that seems like three stacked lines at the top right of the browser window.

2. Click the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu.

3. Choose ‘Troubleshooting information’ in the slide-out menu.

4. Click the ‘Reset Firefox’ button at the top right of the new Web page.

Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer From Chrome 51.0.2704

1. Start Chrome and go to Tools, there select Add-ons Manager.

2. Next, from left panel click on Extensions option, find PUA.WASMcoinminer extension or any other unnecessary extension viruses and then delete them immediately by clicking on Remove.

Reset Chrome 51.0.2704 Successfully

1. On PC, open Chrome.

2. At the top right, click More Settings.

3. At the bottom, mouse click Show advanced settings.

4. Under the section “Reset settings,” click Reset settings.

5. In the box that appears, click Reset.

Process 3: Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer from Task Manager on your Windows Machine

For Windows 10/8.1/7/Vista/XP Users

1. Press and hold ‘ALT+Ctrl+Del’ buttons continuously on your keyboard.

2. Click Task Manager from the displayed options.

3. Now, you must find malicious/suspicious processes and kill them by selecting End Task option.

4. This way you can terminate malicious processes associated with PUA.WASMcoinminer on your affected system.

Process 4: Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer from Control Panel in Operating System

Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer From Windows 10 Successfully

1. Press Start button and select Settings from the menu.

2. Choose System option from there.

3. Next, You have to click Apps and Features option to find and delete PUA.WASMcoinminer.

4. Finally, there you see list of all installed programs including malicious programs, select PUA.WASMcoinminer and click Uninstall.

Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer From Windows 8.1 Successfully

1. Press Win+R button to open Run Box on your PC.

2. Type ‘control panel’ (without quotation mark) and hit the Enter button to open ‘Control panel’ on your system running Windows 8.

3. Select ‘Uninstall a program’ from Programs menu.

4. Now you need to find PUA.WASMcoinminer or other suspicious programs, select it and delete one by one by clicking on ‘Uninstall’ option.

Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer From Windows 7 Successfully

1. Press Windows Logo key on your keyboard.

2. And then click ‘Control Panel’ from the the Start Menu.

3. Select Uninstall a program option from the Programs menu.

4 Finally, you are at the place where you can find and delete PUA.WASMcoinminer and other malicious software from your PC with ease.

Uninstall PUA.WASMcoinminer From Windows XP Successfully

1. First, go to the Start Menu and select ‘Control Panel’.

2. Now, click on Add or Remove programs option.

3. Find PUA.WASMcoinminer and other suspicious programs and Delete them immediately.

Process 5: Uninstall Malicious Registry Entries created by PUA.WASMcoinminer from Operating System

1. Open Run Box by Pressing Win+R keys on keyboard.

2. In Run Box, type ‘regedit’ and hit Enter.

3. Next Windows Registry will be opened on your PC screen. Find and delete all registry entries associated with PUA.WASMcoinminer carefully.

  • -HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “.exe”
  • -HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random
  • -HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0
  • -HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\random
  • -HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMCurrentControlSetServicesWpm
  • -HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain “Default_Page_URL”
  • -HKEY_LOCAL_Machine\Software\Classes\ PUA.WASMcoinminer