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#1 gregoryd

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Posted 13 September 2006 - 10:31 PM

Got hit with Diaremover.
Small, gold, Norton's LiveUpdate looking shield beside clock,
that when I place the cursor over say's; downloading - whatever progress - 0% - 100%.
Neither hovering the cursor over it nor clicking either mouse button over it will tell me what it is.
I don't have Nortons on my machine but I have searched for LiveUpdate with no results.

When I log on with my 56k dial up, this thing starts downloading something
and doesn't stop for an hour or better.
Anyone have any ideas?

HP Pavilion
Pent III
Windows XP SP2
Firefox browser

Mod Edit: Moved topic to more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

Edited by Animal, 14 September 2006 - 10:55 AM.


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#2 buddy215

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Posted 13 September 2006 - 11:45 PM

PC Hell says you are vulnerable to this malware if you are missing updates it also gives instructions for removing this variant of Spy Sheriff. http://www.pchell.com/support/spyaxe.shtml
I would also suggest you submit a Hijack This log for the experts to review by following the instructions found here:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/34773/preparation-guide-for-use-before-using-malware-removal-tools-and-requesting-help/
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