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A Disk Read Error Occured. Press CTRL ALT DEL to restart

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#1 TooT-Squid


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Posted 29 August 2011 - 10:47 PM

Suspect Trojan bot virus malware worm don't know which one expert Help Requested


Press F11 for Emergency Recovery

A Disk Read Error Occured. Press CTRL ALT DEL to restart

Computers will not boot.

Started with 3 XP SP3 machines One machine one day, and two machines
the next day. All HP Compaq DC5700's.

Another day At one location maybe 2 to 3 machines.
Another location about 4 more machines, in a 3rd location 4 more machines. All DC5700 except one
HP NC6000 laptop.

HP DC5700s another 20 machines in one day. The next day 5 more machines. The next day 7 more machines.
HP DC5700s, HP Tablet, HP DC8000, Dell Inspirion 6500,
1 Windows 7 professional machine. mostly HP.

Using the temporary fix "fixmbr", "fixboot" to get them back up and running. Took the
hard disk drive out of one of the system and scanned it with almost every virus scanners, rootkit, malware removal tools I could find.
They found nothing!

tdsskiller,McAfee Stinger, Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool, RKill
sophos scanner, conficker-removal-tool, gmer just to name a few.

Every Day we are seeing more and more machine with A Disk Read Error Occured. Press CTRL ALT DEL to restart

Requesting Help

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