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c:\hiberfill.sys infected with win32:small-HLX[trj]


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#1 OtarieJoyeuse

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Posted 20 February 2011 - 04:28 PM

Hi, I ran an Avast scan on my computer but it could not delete win32:small-HLX[trj]. It says it infected the file: c:\hiberfill.sys
Any way I could get rid of this virus?

By the way I currently have the following programs on my computer: Avast, AdAware, Spybot, Commodo, and I have Ad Block Plus and NoScript on Firefox. Is that a good combo or should I switch to something else?

Thanks.

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Posted 21 February 2011 - 10:24 AM

I have moved (split away) your log to the Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs forum as they are not permitted in this forum.

Please go here, click on the Options button in the upper right corner of that thread and choose Track this topic. Subscribe to that topic to ensure you are notified when a helper replies.

Now that your log is posted, you should NOT make further changes to your computer (install/uninstall programs, use special fix tools, delete files, edit the registry, etc) unless advised by a Malware Response Team member...nor should you continue to ask for help elsewhere. Doing so can result in system changes which may not show it the log you already posted. Further, any modifications you make on your own may cause confusion for the member assisting you and could complicate the malware removal process or make things worst which would extend the time it takes to clean your computer.

From this point on the Malware Response Team should be the only members that you take advice from, until they have verified your log as clean.

Please be patient. It may take a while to get a response because the Malware Response Team members are very busy working logs posted before yours. They are volunteers who will help you out as soon as possible. Once you have posted your log and are waiting, please DO NOT "bump" your post or make another reply until it has been responded to by a member of the Malware Response Team. Generally the staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. If you post another response there will be 1 reply. A team member, looking for a new log to work may assume another Malware Response Team member is already assisting you and not open the thread to respond.

To avoid confusion, I am closing this topic.
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