please help me

  jordanb 18:03 19 Dec 2006

i have a major virus on my computer which occurs when i use msn messenger. it is known as up.exe on my task manager and it sends something to all contacts online with the message of htttp:/

i am now really getting worked up about this as i have never had any virus on my computer and i have tried running evertything to get rid of it with no luck please help me people. thanks :(

  VoG II 18:07 19 Dec 2006

Try some online scans:

BitDefender Free Online Virus Scan
click here
Make sure you tick AutoClean under Scan Options.

Panda ActiveScan
click here
Make sure you tick Disinfect automatically under Scan Options.

Housecall at TrendMicro
click here
Make sure you tick Auto Clean.

eTrust Antivirus Web Scanner
click here

  SANTOS7 18:12 19 Dec 2006

click here
seems to be a variant/related to this..

  Stuartli 18:15 19 Dec 2006

There are two references to up.exe I've found:

click here

click here

which may help.

  jordanb 18:16 19 Dec 2006

they haven't found anything :(:( i am now getting really worried as nothing seems to be working :( please help me please to get rid of this thing!!

  jordanb 18:22 19 Dec 2006

thanks stuartli however, it doesnt say how to get rid of it :(

  VoG II 18:24 19 Dec 2006

Run HJT click here and post your log on the MWR forum click here

  postie24 18:34 19 Dec 2006

Hi everyone,could you tell me where i could find an email that i deleted by accident please.Using outlook express 6,win xp2.Many thanks...postie24

  postie24 18:37 19 Dec 2006

Sorry everyone,meant to post the above in helproom

  Meshuga 18:37 19 Dec 2006

postie24, you have highjacked somebody else`s thread. Please start a new thread of your own.

  Meshuga 18:39 19 Dec 2006

postie24, sorry, we must have overlapped.

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