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acrobat 6 malware?

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#1 somae


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Posted 24 September 2015 - 05:03 AM

We have an asus p6x58d premium mainbaord with 8G of ram showing, running windows 7 pro x64. I recently installed adobe acrobat 6. I then tried to reinstall word 97 as I was getting error messages. I was unable to complete the word installation, but it seemed to install anyway but still brings up error messages before starting which would seem to indicate a problem with acrobat. ("Compile error in hidden module autoexec").


In trying to fix the error I found this in Users\(user)\AppData\Local


Wondering what to do about this?





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#2 somae

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Posted 24 September 2015 - 03:45 PM

I scanned the c:\ drive with bitdefender and it found 9 infections.


Also, when the computer booted, it brought up a file on Notepad called "desktop.ini" that said:



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