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Antivirus Soft got me :(


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#1 Ricey123

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Posted 26 February 2010 - 07:45 PM

I know very little about computers, but from what I do know, I got a virus of sorts today. After doing a little research, I found that it is the antivirus soft virus. I followed some instructions on how to remove it including rkill and then running malwarebytes. Malwarebytes didn't pull anything out and my computer kept freezing up. I then entered safe mode and tried to restore my computer to a few days ago. The restore went through and it appears the virus is gone, but again my computer keeps freezing up. I ran Hijack this and have a long list of results, but am hesitant to do anything because I have no idea what I'm doing. Is there anyone out there that would be able to help me with this? Thanks in advance!

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#2 garmanma

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Posted 26 February 2010 - 08:35 PM

Hello and welcome to Bleeping Computer.

Please follow the instructions here:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/34773/preparation-guide-for-use-before-using-malware-removal-tools-and-requesting-help/

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