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Backdoor:Win32/Cycbot.B


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#1 Gemini8

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Posted 25 October 2010 - 08:56 PM

how do i remove Backdoor:Win32/Cycbot.B

I read another post with a similar problem (deathlok0000 posted on oct 16, 2010).

I was surfing sites with gemini graphics and clicked on one particular site (don't rememer the url). When I tried to "x" out of the site, something started to download & wouldn't let me close the brower. I did a control+alt+delete and closed IE completely. When I restarted Ie, MSE alerted me to "clean" my computer for it was at risk. It then performed a clean on my laptop (I'm running windows xp version 2002 seervice pack 3) & continued to find & remove the above mentioned item no matter how many times I scanned and rebooted.

When I still couldn't run IE, I did a system restore. Everything seems to be working ok & I am running a full scan now. Should I be worried? I am connected wirelessly via home network. My laptop, unfortunatly, holds my life & I would hate to lose everything. Should I perform the tasks suggested to the other poster? Do you have any suggestions? Please help....

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Posted 29 October 2010 - 10:58 AM

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

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