Jump to content


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.


Trojan Infection Windows XP Media Edition

  • This topic is locked This topic is locked
2 replies to this topic

#1 adina


  • Members
  • 2 posts
  • Local time:04:18 PM

Posted 19 January 2010 - 06:27 AM

Good morning.
Well, not so"good" for my daughter's Dell Inspirion laptop!
This is my first time posting, so the question may need posting elsewhere?
I believe the computer has the Trojan Horse Sheur 2.CGVD virus. When I attempt to start in safe mode, it still forces a shutdown after I get to the welcome screen and attempt to log-in as administrator. I can't seem to get to a place where I can access programs, or connect to web to download fixes.
Can you assist with info on alternative safe mode start up?
AVG free simply did not work and the Trojan has taken control of the PC.
Any suggestions on a strategy to tackle this ?
Thanks in advance.

Update: Okay, I've moved the post to the forum suggested below. Thanks OGB!

Edited by adina, 19 January 2010 - 07:29 AM.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)


#2 OldGrumpyBastard


  • Members
  • 781 posts
  • Location:"Way South of 'da Bridge"
  • Local time:04:18 PM

Posted 19 January 2010 - 06:33 AM

For Better help please open up a new topic here:

Does this look like an OldGrumpyBastard or what?

#3 Animal


    Bleepin' Animinion

  • Site Admin
  • 35,529 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Where You Least Expect Me To Be
  • Local time:02:18 PM

Posted 19 January 2010 - 01:03 PM

Since member has reposted properly, to avoid confusion this topic is closed.

The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life.
Andrew Brown (1938-1994)

A learning experience is one of those things that say, "You know that thing you just did? Don't do that." Douglas Adams (1952-2001)

"Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination circles the world." Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Follow BleepingComputer on: Facebook | Twitter | Google+

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users