Virus Which one ?.

  alan227 16:23 13 Oct 2004
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A friend at work has a virus on his computer, every time he connects to the internet it gives him 1 monute to close his computer down.
Which virus has he got and is their a site where I can download a cure on to a floppy or a usb pen drive so he can run it and clear the virus.

  Diodorus Siculus 16:28 13 Oct 2004

MSBlaster

  Diodorus Siculus 16:29 13 Oct 2004

MSBlaster, I think: click here

click here

  Diodorus Siculus 16:30 13 Oct 2004

Sorry about double posting...

It sounds like the blaster worm.

What you need is stinger, then to patch Windows with the latest service pack and that should cure the problem.

Stinger can be got from click here

The Windows updates can be done through his computer.

Make sure you turn system restore off first of all to stop it re-occuring.

  alan227 16:52 13 Oct 2004

Thanks for the quick reply Diodorus Siculus, I will drop that on a floppy and take it too him tonight.

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