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#1 Japan3gro


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Posted 23 July 2008 - 10:23 PM

Windows XP Home Edition
Version 2002
Service Pack 3

My pc keeps making this weird sound so I ran Malwarebytes and came up with trojan.fakealert and deleted it. Is that all that needs to be done or should I run hijack this to see if anything else is wrong?

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.22
Database version: 984
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3

4:33:22 PM 7/23/2008
mbam-log-7-23-2008 (16-33-22).txt

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 39976
Time elapsed: 3 minute(s), 10 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 1

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Files Infected:
C:\SETUP_VER1.1524.0.EXE (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

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#2 Budapest


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Posted 23 July 2008 - 10:27 PM

As a double check run a full system scan with SuperAntiSpyware in Safe Mode.

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