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Antivirus Action lies!


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#1 Colleenisawesome

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Posted 28 November 2010 - 11:07 PM

I have an HP Pavilliondv3000. I noticed this new program icon in the bottom right corner named, Antivirus Action. It started popping up alerts that my programs were all infected and could not be executed. Then it would offer me the opportunity to buy a virus program for 50 dollars... I politely declined. I opened up my program list and this new friend of mine is not listed. I can't open any other program due to them all being infected. Please help - I have no idea what to do.

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#2 boopme

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Posted 29 November 2010 - 02:42 PM

Hello and welcome.
Please follow our Removal Guide here Remove Antivirus Action (Uninstall Guide) .
You will move to the Automated Removal Instructions

After you completed that, post your scan log here,let me know how things are.
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.
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