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FBI Piracy Ransomware


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#1 T1000

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Posted 01 January 2013 - 03:28 PM

I read the tutorial. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-fbi-anti-piracy-warning-ransomware but it says to use a Emisisoft Malware cleaner.. My question is will MBAM clean this infection as I ran it on my wifes computer and it seems to have removed it with a quick scan. I'm doing a full scan now... Is this a rootkit that I need a rootkit killer for ? Please help ?

Edited by T1000, 01 January 2013 - 03:29 PM.

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#2 boopme

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Posted 01 January 2013 - 06:25 PM

As long as you boot into safe mode with networking,then run RKill ..either should work at removing all the files.

Edited by boopme, 01 January 2013 - 06:26 PM.

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