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Possible Virus?


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#1 Asaud7

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Posted 01 April 2006 - 11:02 PM

For the past few weeks I've been getting alerts from my firewall about outbound emails.

This is what it says:
Outbound Email Protection

Windows NT Logon Applications has violated outbound email rules. Do you want to allow this message to be sent?

It the lists the application (winlogon.exe
Violation: more than 5 messages in 2 seconds
Destination: various random email addresses

Then the firewall asks if I would like to allow the message to go out.

I of course deny it, but I have no idea who the destination email address belong to or where to even begin.
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Posted 02 April 2006 - 12:01 AM

Hello Asaud7
This is possibly caused by a Trojan
Go to this link and push the start buton for a free scan and clean.

http://www.ewido.net/en/

If that doesnt work
You should post a HiJack log by carefully following the instructions here. You will be helped.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/34773/preparation-guide-for-use-before-using-malware-removal-tools-and-requesting-help/

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Posted 02 April 2006 - 08:23 AM

You can also download and keep using ewido as part of your anti-malware tool kit. If you do then use these Ewido Install and Scan Instructions.
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