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#1 bpv_newhacker

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Posted 01 October 2010 - 08:58 PM

Hi,

I got a anti-virus trojan on my computer the other day. it is the one that says:

"Resident shield alert"
"multiple threats detected"

it resembles the AVG dialogue. I spent the last day and a half going through various removal techniques from websites I went to. I thought I got rid of it but it is back up. I want to use combofix but I keep seeing that I should have somebody here guiding me. I am not a novice and I understand processes, the registry and various other ways a virus can infect a computer, but I am not an exert like you guys. If there is maybe another post on this site that you could redirect me to or if somebody is willing to guide me through this I would much appreciate it. all I got to say is thank God for this website because I have been helped out a couple of times already. thanks in advance

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#2 Orange Blossom

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Posted 01 October 2010 - 09:13 PM

Hello,

Please follow the instructions in ==>This Guide<==. If you cannot complete a step, skip it and continue.

Once the proper logs are created, then make a NEW TOPIC and post it ==>HERE<== Please include a description of your computer issues and what you have done to resolve them.

If you can produce at least some of the logs, then please create the new topic and explain what happens when you try to create the log(s) that you couldn't get. If you cannot produce any of the logs, then still post the topic and explain that you followed the Prep. Guide, were unable to create the logs, and describe what happens when you try to create the logs.

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