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#1 TtOoMm


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Posted 22 October 2010 - 10:22 AM

i use avast, malwarebytes and spybot search and destroy. and a few days ago i ran an avast scan because my laptop was behaving abnormally. and avast found 4 virus's:
Win32:Bamital-AF in C:\Windows\explorer.exe
Win32:Bamital-AF in C:\Windows\System32\wininit.exe
Win32:Bamital-AF in C:\Windows\explorer.exe
Win32:Bamital-AF in C:\Windows\System32\wininit.exe
iv tried to delete these files but avast wont let me and gives me a messege that says: Error: the specified file is read only (6009).
does any one have any ideas on how to remove these virus's?

Edited by hamluis, 22 October 2010 - 11:57 AM.
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#2 Orange Blossom

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Posted 22 October 2010 - 05:56 PM


It's not removing those files because they are corrupted/compromised system files. If removed, your computer would turn into an expensive doorstop.

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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