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Is This Malware


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#1 lpaul61

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Posted 18 March 2008 - 01:10 AM

Hi,

PC Tools Spyware Doctor has been throwing out "Trojan.Agent.HT" when I run a complete scan. When it removes the "Trojan.Agent.HT" it also removes the following registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\SystemRestore, DisableSR (I'm running Windows XP Professional)

Interestingly, none of the other anti-spyware programs detect this "Trojan.Agent.HT" as I regularly run SuperAntiSpyware, SpyBot S&D, Ad-Aware SE Plus as well! I've managed to fix the registry problem by running ComboFix but this problem recurs after about a week or so & I have to go through the same route via ComboFix. I'd really welcome any suggestions to resolve this.
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#2 Budapest

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Posted 18 March 2008 - 02:16 AM

I'd say it's probably a problem with Spyware Doctor. I've never used it myself, but one of the reviews I read stated that it suffers from a high number of false positive results.
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

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#3 lpaul61

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Posted 18 March 2008 - 02:44 AM

Many thanks Budapest-I thought as much :thumbsup:




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