win95;taxifolia(wm)

  grumpano 10:31 26 Jan 2009
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Hello, whilst doing a virus scan with Avast today it found the following virus : win95;taxifolia(wm).Can anybody tell me how to get rid of this and what it is?
A search on Google drew a blank.

  johndrew 11:08 26 Jan 2009

Found this click here;topic=39856.0 on the Avast site. It may help.

  johndrew 11:09 26 Jan 2009

Sorry bad link click here. Try this.

  grumpano 11:45 26 Jan 2009

Ta for the link still unsure what it is though

  johndrew 17:10 26 Jan 2009

I think it is a nasty, but how old/dangerous I have no idea. Virus Total give little click here and it could be a variant click here

I would be inclined to suggest an online scan with something like Housecall click here.

  grumpano 17:50 27 Jan 2009

Ok thanks deleted the virus then ran the free Norton scanner and Avast again. All seems to be ok now.

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