regular virus

  Michael-205600 13:29 19 Mar 2004
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Hi,
Can anybody give ma any advice, as to why I am getting regular virus alerts from Norton, most are Trojans, one that keeps coming up on a regular basis is "backdoor.smother", sometimes Norton can not delete the virus, bcause "access is denied", I then am required to reboot on safe mode, run norton antivirus,and delete the offending virus that way.
I am not too keyed up on trojans etc, so any easy advice would be most gratefully received.

many Thanks

  johnnyrocker 13:31 19 Mar 2004

d/load spywareblaster and spy-bot from this site update and run them, at least norton is doing it's job

johnny.

  Michael-205600 13:32 19 Mar 2004

Sorry, I forgot to mention that i am running windows 2000 proffesional through a router, the other machine that is in my office connected to the same router is running Windows XP, this does not appear to be affected.

many thanks

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