Trojan Attack - DYFUCA.F

  Russ100 21:24 20 Aug 2003

My anti-virus software detected and quarantined the above - which seems to have something to do with an 'Internet Optimizer' screen which regularly pops up when I am on the Internet.

I deleted the files from my hard drive, but still the offending screen keeps popping up. Also, it takes forever to load some web pages and I can't seem to get at my Hotmail.

Are there some registry entries that also need deleting?

Can anyone help?


  Jester2K II 21:57 20 Aug 2003

What OS are you using?

Are the Internet Optimser screen coloured ads or grey message windows?

  Russ100 22:14 20 Aug 2003

W2K Pro.

The screens tend to vary in colour, often yellow.

  Jester2K II 22:27 20 Aug 2003

click here

To fully uninstall

The dialler can be uninstalled by running the executable with a /u command line switch (i.e. Dialler.exe /u). This might not remove the DyFuCA folder and dialler executable, but it should remove any entries added to the System registry

As for the ads i think thats just a normal - use an Ad Blocker like NoAds - click here

  Jester2K II 22:29 20 Aug 2003

Also you have Adware installed from the pron Dialler click here

Run Adaware click here and Spybot click here to remove it

  Jester2K II 22:29 20 Aug 2003
  Russ100 23:22 20 Aug 2003

Many thanks for your suggestions Jester2K 11. I'll download the suggested progs & give them a go.

I won't mark as resolved just yet.

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