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Infected with Vundo!grb and HTML/FakeAV


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#1 robbiesmom

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Posted 02 March 2009 - 03:05 PM

My computer has been infected by Vundo!grb and HTML/FakeAV, according to my McAfee log. It keeps detecting them and "removing" them, but I still get pop-ups.

My problem is identical to giz831 post on 15-February 09. "I Get a lot of random pop-up ads, my computer performance has been slowed down tremendously
My Windows Security alerts/ automatic updates will not work or update no longer,"

My operating system is Windows XP.

Thank you for any advice.

Edited by robbiesmom, 02 March 2009 - 04:18 PM.


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Posted 02 March 2009 - 03:33 PM

Try running :
Advanced System Care & SpyBot Search and Destroy

http://www.iobit.com/advancedwindowscareper.html

http://fileforum.betanews.com/detail/Spybo...oy/1043809773/1

Do updates on both after install and then scan

These are both free programs and are spyware free !

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Posted 02 March 2009 - 03:36 PM

Forget to mention to also run malwarebytes :
http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php

had several instances of Vundo on my computer and these got rid them !

again don't forget to run updates on all three programs before you scan

Edited by disptchr, 02 March 2009 - 03:37 PM.





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