w.32 blaster/welchia virus

  leevis 21:07 24 Oct 2003
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Hi seem to have the w.32 blaster & welchia worm virus. I have downloaded the removal tools for these viruses and the latest patch for win XP, but it still come's back after a few days. How can I get rid of it for good???

  expertec 21:14 24 Oct 2003

You'll need to disable system restore to get rid of them.

If you go to date and time and set the year to 2004 maybe the Welchia will delete itself ;-)click here

  cycoze 21:16 24 Oct 2003

Did you turn off `system restore` when you used the removal tool ?

  expertec 21:16 24 Oct 2003

that link should have been click here "Checks the computer's system date. If the year is 2004, the worm will disable and remove itself."

  DAG88 21:23 24 Oct 2003

to keep the blaster from coming back, use a firewall. when i disable mine, i get the blaster every half hour!!!

  expertec 21:27 24 Oct 2003

Sygate is a very good firewall click here

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