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Infected with Heurengine.zerodaythreat


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#1 NYCBella

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 05:00 PM

I recently visited a site and was infected with the Win 7 Antispyware virus. I downloaded several tools -- after researching the best ones online -- and cleaned the computer ... or so I thought.

A day or two later, I was re-infected with the Win 7 Internet Security virus.

I have Kaspersky on my system, so I don't know how these got through. Finally after several attempts, I cleaned the system with Malwarebytes, Rkill, SuperAntiSpyware and some others (after tedious online research).


Lastly, I purchased Spyware Doctor and it is detecting 12 instances of "Heurengine.zerodaythreat" and freezes up at 51% of a full scan once these instances are detected.

Does anyone know how to remove "Heurengine.zerodaythreat" completely?

Did it get in from the 2 Win 7 viruses earlier?

My computer freezes up completely at times and runs a bit slower than normal.

Please help!

Edited by NYCBella, 31 December 2011 - 05:09 PM.


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Posted 31 December 2011 - 05:32 PM

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