Avast anti-virus

  gfergie 10:51 29 Dec 2008
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I am running Avast anti-virus home edition and it tells me that I have a Malware named Win32:SysPatch(wrm)
Type virus/worm.
If I click on Move to chest or Delete it states read only file Cannot process.
If I click on ignore the warning window goes away but sometimes comes back.

How can I get rid of this worm?

  Sea Urchin 11:09 29 Dec 2008

DrWebCureIt can usually get rid of this infection - download and run it from here

click here

  provider 2 11:33 29 Dec 2008

This might be quite a difficult one to remove. Check out these responses from the Avast forum:

click here

  gfergie 12:01 29 Dec 2008

Many thanks Sea Urchin
It worked. Marvelous.

  Sea Urchin 12:28 29 Dec 2008

Glad to hear it worked OK - as provider 2 said it can be a tricky one to remove.

Happy malware free year :@)

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