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I think I'm infected

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#1 jrs2012


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Posted 27 December 2011 - 03:05 AM

Hey all,
My parents' computer has been acting a bit off lately. SpySweeper keeps picking up multiple hits of a "potentially rootkit masked file" that brings up:
and so on for about 10 more files. These files persist and come up every day in the daily scan, even after attempted removal. I ran SUPERAntiSpyware and it caught: Trojan.Agent/Gen-Dropper[Temp]
However, this problem still persists. Also, MBAM will not run, which makes me feel that it is in fact infected. Renaming the setup and .exe files do not work, nor does an uninstall and reinstall.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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Posted 27 December 2011 - 07:41 PM

Please follow the instructions in ==>This Guide<== starting at Step 6. If you cannot complete a step, skip it and continue.

Once the proper logs are created, then make a NEW TOPIC and post it ==>HERE<== Please include a description of your computer issues, what you have done to resolve them, and a link to this topic.

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