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C:/Windows/Temp/61.exe ???


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#1 forklord

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Posted 08 June 2010 - 09:09 PM

AVG keeps finding this everytime i open anything. Its running through svchost.exe. i dont seem to be having any problems but its quite annoying. I cant seem to find any information about this at all. Also I notice nobodys using AVG anymore. it used to be the big thing. is it crap these days or what? I cant even get google chrome to work. i heard that would help with some malware and such instead of firefox even. I was always on top of things with computers and never ever had problems. but lately its getting ridiculous!!

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Posted 08 June 2010 - 10:36 PM

Hi,
That file does look a little odd to me. it's probably one of those situations where every AV vender has forgotten to update their encyclopedia. Not that I can really tell you much about the file, but I can tell you that you are right in thinking that no one uses AVG anymore. It's the worst AV on the planet. I'd recommend switching to something such as either avira, Avast, or Eset NOD32. or even better, you can try eset's online scanner and see if it blasts the darn thing out of dodge. Hope this helps,

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Posted 11 June 2010 - 09:57 PM

Hello,

Sorry about the delayed response.

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (v1.46) and save it to your desktop.Download Link 1
Download Link 2
MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.
  • Make sure you are connected to the Internet.
  • Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
    For instructions with screenshots, please refer to the How to use Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Guide.
  • When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
  • When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:
    • Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
    • Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
  • Then click Finish.
MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.
  • If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue.
  • If you encounter any problems while downloading the definition updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.
On the Scanner tab:
  • Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.
  • Then click on the Scan button.
  • If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button.
  • The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some time to complete so please be patient.
  • When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Click 'Show Results' to display all objects found".
  • Click OK to close the message box and continue with the removal process.
Back at the main Scanner screen:
  • Click on the Show Results button to see a list of any malware that was found.
  • Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
  • When removal is completed, a log report will open in Notepad.
  • The log is automatically saved and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.
  • Copy and paste the contents of that report in your next reply. Be sure to post the complete log to include the top portion which shows MBAM's database version and your operating system.
  • Exit MBAM when done.
Note: If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove, you will be asked to reboot your computer so MBAM can proceed with the disinfection process. If asked to restart the computer, please do so immediately. Failure to reboot normally (not into safe mode) will prevent MBAM from removing all the malware.In your next reply, please post the MBAM long and an updated description of your computer issues.

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