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Help, please! Disabled task mgr & fake "danger windows security" virus


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#1 gridiron

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Posted 01 May 2010 - 02:36 PM

Hey guys, hopefully you can help me out here. I somehow came down with a virus that shut down my task mgr and also installed some fake program/deal that says Danger in a little balloon on my taskbar (something stating windows security alert to download, etc). Also tried to install a 'digital promotion' program.

I have got my task mgr back thanks to a google search, and was able to find the program name as "asrkvn_pku.exe'. However, my malwarebytes anti malware will find the trojan but can't get rid of it. I also have McAfee, but that program seems to be bleep.

Any suggestions? I also have HijackThis installed and can run a log if anyone can help me break all that jargon down.

Thanks to all!!!

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Posted 07 May 2010 - 12:40 AM

Download this file and save it to your desktop:

http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/rkill.scr

Double-click the file to run it. A command window will open briefly. Then run a quick scan with Malwarebytes. Post the Malwarebytes log.
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