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Help with removal of Trojan horse Hider.OMK


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#1 Rafterman191

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Posted 02 December 2012 - 10:41 AM

on 11/27/12 and every subsequent scan AVG scan found Trojan horse Hider.OMK embedded in the netbt.sys file of my system32/drivers files. I am running Vista with most updates installed. Windows Firewall is on right now, but everything I have read regards this as a tough virus to remove without potential damage. I considered physical removal of the files, but am having multiple problems even accessing the files associated with the infection. Where to start.

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Posted 02 December 2012 - 06:27 PM

I ran tdsskiller through a couple times, then emptied my java cache and ran it a coupe more times. Trojan that was located in windows/sys32/drivers/netbt.sys is no longer appearing on AVG scans or tdsskiller scan. The trojan was detected and white listed by AVG from the onset so perhaps that is why I had a relatively easy time removing it (comparatively). Thank you, and mods can remove thread this if they want.

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Posted 04 December 2012 - 11:11 AM

It appears that this issue is resolved, therefore I am closing the topic. If that is not the case and you need or wish to continue with this topic, please send me or any Moderator a Personal Message (PM) that you would like this topic re-opened.

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