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Bleeping Computer helped me get rid of Windows Recovery Trojan Horse


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#1 gmhanson

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Posted 28 May 2011 - 08:59 PM

This site saved me today. Thanks so much. Does anyone have a recommendation on a free or inexpensive virus protection program? I have been running the free AVG and Malwarebytes but still contracted the dreaded Windows Recovery trojan horse. I will admit though that my Malwarebytes was out of date. Had I keep it current, would it protect me from future trojan horse infestations?

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Posted 30 May 2011 - 04:15 PM

Hello and :welcome: to Bleeping Computer.

No antivirus is 100% effective. Read this: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic2520.html

Be sure to check out the New User Orientation and the excellent Tutorials.
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

—George Bernard Shaw




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