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Defender.exe Headache


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#1 Djentlemenx

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Posted 06 September 2011 - 11:51 AM

So I've gotten the annoying Defender.exe virus. I have no problem getting it to go away, for about 10 minutes.

It then decides to pop-up again - even with AVG active and running constantly.

I've ran ComboFix at least 10 times, Malwarebytes the same. I've ran AVG, Spybot, Trend Micro, etc. Nothing works. It will detect the files, but then they seem to just come right back.

Any ideas? Whether I manually delete the registry entries and files or do it automatically - it still comes back. I can be sitting on the desktop playing solitaire and it does it. So frustrating, ready to just wipe clean and install Ubuntu if I can't get this fixed.

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Posted 06 September 2011 - 08:06 PM

With the information you have provided I believe you will need help from the malware removal team.
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