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#1 deano123

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Posted 20 February 2007 - 12:03 PM

Hi all
hope you can help?My son has lots of problems with his computer. although his Norton a.v.has run out it is telling him he has got a trojan peacomm.He cannot do a system restore,because the dates are not in bold type.It is running very very slow. Please can anyone help before the whole system goes through the bedroom window.Please try to keep it technically as simple as you can,as i'm not very good myself
Thanks Deano

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Posted 20 February 2007 - 01:48 PM

Don't know if Norton was warning you or detected the storm trojan.
One of the best programs to deal with trojans is Super Antispyware. Install it. Run it in safe mode and allow it to remove whatever it finds.
Run an online scan with Bit Defender and allow it to quarantine whatever it finds.
http://www.superantispyware.com/
http://www.bitdefender.com/scan8/ie.html

Please let us know the results of the scans and any problems you encountered.

Edited by buddy215, 20 February 2007 - 03:21 PM.

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Posted 20 February 2007 - 02:30 PM

hi Buddy
thanks for your help I will try that




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