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#1 seranade123

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Posted 08 February 2008 - 09:45 PM

OKay - I thought I removed virtumonde back in December - all was good - but I'm back infected.

Symptoms include not being able to run a full virus scan to completion without a crash - awarealert se 2007 has detected the files and registry entries. HOwever. adwarealert can not perform a deep scan without crashing - I can not even reinstall mcafee without a scan and Mcafee crashes too.

I've tried deleting the registry files - but they come back so there is a hidden component somewhere.

I'm stuck - I can identify some of the files but, not all of the op. processes. Remove Vundo and Vundofix crash my computer too. When I thought I was smooth sailing in December - both of those apps worked just fine.

Help is appreciated.

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Posted 08 February 2008 - 09:47 PM

Hello is ths an XP machine?
Have you tried to run the already installed apps, eg VundoFix from safe mode?
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#3 seranade123

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Posted 08 February 2008 - 09:49 PM

yes, I have xp - I did try to run all virus apps from safe mode - however, I can not get to my regular desktop and applications from safemode. I also have a profile issue that ms hive fixed once but subsequently is not working.

I can not run any anti-virus apps from safemode.

Edited by seranade123, 08 February 2008 - 09:55 PM.





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