whats antivrus2009 ?

  LEGGGGY 20:32 23 Nov 2008
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ive just had a piece of software antivirus2009 with a shield symbol on my pc.. i dont seem able to delete it and i get pop up stating potentially harmful trojan/fake item needs attention.. i run avg software..

any ideas ?

I think your find this is a virus like the antivirus 2008 scam which needs attention asap.

  User-1229748 20:38 23 Nov 2008

did you click on the pop up?if you never then don't.

  LEGGGGY 20:41 23 Nov 2008

my kids were on at the time so quite likely,, what should i do to try and rid it ?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:47 23 Nov 2008

Antivirus 2009 Removal Instructions

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Antivirus XP 2008 Removal Instructions

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Antivirus 2008 or Antivirus2008 Removal Instructions
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Antivirus 2009 or Antivirus2009 Removal Instructions
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XP Antivirus or XPAntivirus Removal Instructions
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XP Antivirus 2008 or XPAntivirus 2008 Removal Instructions
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XP Antivirus 2009 or XPAntivirus 2009 Removal Instructions click here

  skidzy 20:47 23 Nov 2008

Its a rogue program,run MBAM right away.

click here download and update.
Boot into safemode (tapping f8 on startup) and run MBAM

  User-1229748 20:48 23 Nov 2008

download,update and run malwarebytesclick here

  User-1229748 20:49 23 Nov 2008

both too quick for me :o(

  LEGGGGY 22:22 23 Nov 2008

have taken advise and after a long scan rogue programme was found and deleted ..all appears to be ok now so fingers crossed.

many thanks fruitbat (once again) and skidzy, smackheadz.

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