Internet log on denied

  applemac 13:41 10 Jun 2004

I am sorting a computer for a friend and each time he tries to log on he gets a message unable to log on due to "sasse" It's running xp ona dial up connection. I haven't clapped eyes on this yet and I'm just wondering if anyone has come accross something similar.

  Graham ® 13:51 10 Jun 2004

Are you sure it isn't 'Sasser'? That is a virus.

  Graham ® 10:14 11 Jun 2004

Email received 'Yes it is sasser'.

Applemac, please respond in the forum. Sasser worm info and removal click here

Download, update and run AVG click here

  applemac 14:27 12 Jun 2004

I have downloaded the fix from the site and will let you know how I get on with removing the virus. I will also get him to download the AVG app. Many thanks I will keep you informed. Al

  applemac 13:37 16 Jun 2004

I believe I have removed the virus by following the instructions as per web site. However I cannot now log on for some reason

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