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What is this file? It's causing major problems


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#1 eurocyr

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Posted 23 August 2010 - 08:13 AM

This file is causing major problems. After running various programs to search ect. This file is the only one left that cannot be removed.

The name that it shows is. jwab.sys. Does anyone know what it is? What do I do to remove it?

Thank You in advance for any help

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Posted 23 August 2010 - 11:55 AM

I see you also asked this question here.

Anytime you come across a suspicious file for which you cannot find any information about, the file has a legitimate name but is not located where it is supposed to be, or you want a second opinion, submit it to Jotti's virusscan or VirusTotal. In the "File to upload & scan" box, browse to the location of the suspicious file and submit (upload) it for scanning/analysis.

At least that will indicate if the file is harmful.

-- Note: If you cannot find the folder/file, you may have to Reconfigure Windows to show hidden files, folders.
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