What is the moonlight.exe?

moonlight.exe is a Trojan developed to disrupt Bitcoin, Monero, DarkNetCoin, and other crypto investments. The program penetrates the computer by fraud and uses its capabilities for its owner’s purposes.


moonlight.exe
moonlight.exe

moonlight.exe Trojan especially hits the CPU and GPU power taking their capacity for the cryptocurrency disruption. It overloads the computer to maximum and the computer load factor rises up several times.

How does moonlight.exe get on my computer?

Computer threat like the moonlight.exe Miner appears due to the toll-free applications that users install knowing nothing about attached malware samples. As a result, there is vulnerability in the system and other viruses, PUPS, spyware, adware have all chances to penetrate the system.

moonlight.exe
moonlight.exe

No doubt moonlight.exe Miner Trojan is in your system if:

  • A random application loads the CPU almost 100%.
  • Computer load factor multiplied.
  • Games constantly freeze and stuck.
  • Mouse often does not react on your movements.

How to fix all what moonlight.exe did?

Despite all these circumstances we recommend you to delete Virus, moonlight.exe immediately. You can do it without efforts with special tool – Anti-Malware by GridinSoft.

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  • Anti-Malware finds all threats, that present on PC;
  • Anti-Malware deactivates all viruses and other malicious software effectively;
  • Anti-Malware is easy to use;
  • The possibility of using the trial version of Anti-Malware free of charge.

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How to delete moonlight.exe virus completely?

If you want to delete moonlight.exe virus with Gridinsoft Anti-Malware, you need to do some manipulations. There are several steps how to remove moonlight.exe virus. Let’s consider them:

At first, you need to download >Gridinsoft Anti-Malware. For this, press the following button:

Download free scanner

Then discover moonlight.exe virus and all other threats, which penetrated on your PC. For this, you need to scan PC:

  • Install and run Anti-Malware
  • Move on the tab ‘Scan’ in the main menu.
  • Start scanning process by pressing the button ‘Quick scan’.

Computer scan
The scanning process is completed. All threats, including moonlight.exe virus found.

  • Wait until the program scans

Wait until the program scans

  • Select ‘Move to quarantine’ and press the apply button.

Select ‘Move to quarantine’ and press the apply button

  • The program will remove all viruses

Removal process

  • On this step you need to shut down all your browsers, click on ‘Tools’ in Gridinsoft Anti-Malware’s window and select ‘Reset browser settings’:

Scan
Specify all your browsers, which you want to reset with the help of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware and press the ‘Reset’ button:

reset with the help of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware
Reset browser settings

  • You will see successful finisfing process

Reset browser settings

After all this operations you need to restart your PC to activate appropriate settings. After completing these steps, your computer will be fully devoid of virus and other malware. To verify this, you can start a re-scan.

Instruction to avoid a re-infection PC by virus

You can organize a protection for PC in real-time. It helps you to avoid a re-infection by virus. You can do it by using our special tool – Gridinsoft Anti-Malware. To understand that this software is very convenient for you, download a free version of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware:

Download free scanner

After that, activate a feature of the On-Run Protection. For this you need to do such actions:

  • Open the window of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware.
  • Move on the tab ‘Protect’.
  • Activate On-Run Protection by clicking the button ‘Start’.

After all this manipulations you’ll see such result:

Activate On-Run Protection
Activate On-Run Protection to prevent any virus related threat in the future.
Activate On-Run Protection

  • Open the ‘Update’ tab and check the newest updates

update

  • At the end on the ‘Scan’ tab choose the Full scan of your system.

Computer scan