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Danger level 7
Type: Worms

Worm.Kapucen

Worm.Kapucen is a terrible worm that will spread everywhere.Worm.Kapucen has the ability to completely take over your computer system by dropping files everywhere.Worm.Kapucen can create files, modify files as well as delete files, without your consent or permission.Worm.Kapucen also is guaranteed to create registry entries, which may proceed to launch by itself each time that Windows starts up.Worm.Kapucen unfortunately is not only able to copy itself everywhere but is also able to rename itself and your folders.

Worm.Kapucen may go by the following names:
• WormKapucen
• Worm Kapucen

Worm.Kapucen may display some of the following symptoms:
• Files will start appearing and disappearing.
• Your computer will become increasingly slow.
• Your email account may start to act strange.
• Some of your computer setting may suddenly change.
• It may feel like somebody is watching you.
• It may seem like you have a ghost on your computer.

Worm.Kapucen may cause your entire computer system to either freeze or completely malfunction. One of the scary aspects which pertain to this malicious Worm.Kapucen is that it is able to copy itself and then drops a copy of itself all over your computer system.Worm.Kapucen is one of the most annoying spreading worms that you will ever encounter. It seriously is within your best interest to try and keep Worm.Kapucen, as far away from your computer as possible.

The best advice that can be offered is for you remove Worm.Kapucen immediately upon detection. You could make use of the manual removal instructions but you need to be seriously warned that you run the risk of causing even further damage to your computer if you do something incorrectly. It is strongly advised that you rather make use of a decent and up to date antispyware removal tool that is able to both detect as well as automatically delete Worm.Kapucen for you.

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How to manually remove Worm.Kapucen

Files associated with Worm.Kapucen infection:

svchost.exe
svchost.exe

Worm.Kapucen processes to kill:

svchost.exe
svchost.exe

Remove Worm.Kapucen registry entries:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\RUN\ WindowsServicesStartup
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMICROSOFTWINDOWSCURRENTVERSIONRUN WindowsServicesStartup
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