Malware- WinserviceCorp Ltd

  Rubroy 19:34 22 Apr 2008
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I seem to have been infected by a malware programme that is causing pop-up security alerts. The first box is a Security Warning with the publisher given as WinServiceCorpLtd – which sound odd anyway. Given the option to run or cancel I cancelled and was presented with a series of ‘Windows Security Alerts’ saying ‘somebody’ is trying to infect your PC etc etc. I am given the option to download spyware removal for total protection or to cancel. I chose cancel. I ran a full scan with Norton Security Suite 2008 and got an all clear. Webroot Spysweeper picked up and quarantined Worm Win 32.NetBooster plus a number of cookies all of which were quarantined.

I still get the message boxes and cannot get rid of them. One side effect is that my task manager has been disabled!

Even being careful not to accept anything, I still get a download box trying to install so- called Antispyware Master.

Can anyone help to rid me of this pest please?
I can if necessary type all the messages received but I doubt if that will Help as they are all spurious.

As is obvious because I am typing this, I can still, with difficulty and constant interuptions from pop up warnings of impending doom use my PC

Help please?

  VoG II 19:38 22 Apr 2008

I suggest that you run HJT click here and post your log on the MWR forum click here

  RobCharles1981 19:41 22 Apr 2008

You could also download some Spyware Programs and update them and run in Windows Safe Mode.

Super Antispyware
A-Squared
Spyware Terminator
SpyBot Search and Destory

All of which can be found on click here

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