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Trojan Horse Generic36.FGM issue?


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#1 Ephemeric

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Posted 26 April 2014 - 05:57 AM

Hey all, I'm new here so I don't know what to expect & there isn't a whole lot of information on my issue from what I can find; I've recently come across a problem in the past day where I get a constant notification of 'There was a problem starting C:/Users/Name/AppData/Roaming/Updater/updater_task.dll... the specified module could not be found.' 

AVG says there's a threat of a trojan horse of Generic36.FGM and I cannot remove the threat. The object name also comes back to the same updater_task.dll, which is missing in the updater folder. I've also ran MalwareBytes & such, but to no prevail. I haven't noticed anything other than the notification, but it's a real hassle when trying to run full-screen applications to get minimized every so often. & being a trojan, I don't want my computer to screw itself over. 

I've also had an issue with System Restore, saying my 'OS_Install (C:) has errors'. 'Windows has detected file system corruption on (C:)'. I'm not all that big with technology. I know my way around some errors, but this seems a bit difficult. I've also had mentions about the 'volume' in one of my disks or something. I'm not that good with fixing technology unlike you guys here at BC, so if possible, be direct with what to do! :) I don't really want to stuff up something & end up removing or adding something I shouldn't have, (trojans aside). Like that time I removed QualComm Atheros & couldn't get my Ethernet to work for 8 hours.

 

Thank-you guys,

Brock.



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