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vir_auto_file is this a legitimate file


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#1 tadpole90

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Posted 22 December 2015 - 11:17 AM

Hallo

 

I am running windows 7 Home premium and using IE11

 

I have found a number of instances in my registry  of "vir_auto_file" for example HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\vir_auto_file  Is this a legitimate file?

 

I have a recurring instance of : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer: Restriction <======= ATTENTION that FRST.exe keeps finding, and although I delete it, it arrives again.



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Posted 22 December 2015 - 12:18 PM

Since you have a FRST log...I suggest that you post it and other pertinent data concerning possible malware in a new topic.  That topic should be posted in the Malware Removal Logs forum, http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/f/22/virus-trojan-spyware-and-malware-removal-logs/ .

 

Thanks :).

 

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