Your computer is infected!

  cazzo! 18:01 25 Mar 2006

Your computer is infected!
Possible harmful infection is on your PC.
The system will download and install an efficient spyware removal program to prevent private data loss and identity theft.

This message keeps popping up on my laptop.

Can you PLEASE help me to get rid of this!!!

  VoG II 18:01 25 Mar 2006

Download Ewido Anti-Malware trial version click here

When installing, under 'Additional Options' untick 'Install background guard' and 'Install scan via context menu'.

Launch Ewido by double clicking the icon on your desktop. The program will now go to the main screen. You will need to update Ewido to the latest definition files. On the left hand side of the main screen click update then click on Start Update.

Then select 'Settings'. Under the bottom section 'What to Scan?' make sure 'Scan every file' is ticked. Select 'OK' and you will return to scanning options. Click on Complete System Scan and the scan will begin. This scan can take quite a while to run.

While the scan is in progress, you will be prompted to clean the first infected file it finds. Choose 'Clean' (or 'Delete' if 'Clean' is not an option). Then put a tick next to 'Perform action on all infections'. Doing this enables the scan to proceed automatically until its completion. Click OK.

  conrail 21:00 25 Mar 2006


  ACOLYTE 21:12 25 Mar 2006

Try this click here

  Stuartli 22:29 25 Mar 2006

Why do a "bump" when VoG™ has provided excellent advice?

  ade.h 23:53 25 Mar 2006

It's either a piece of adware/malware or the infamous Messenger (which kind of falls into the same bracket!), in which case either VoG's or ACOLYTE's advice should fix it.

  cazzo! 13:23 26 Mar 2006

thanks guys for you responses.

VoG: I did what you suggested and it detected alot of infections, however when it came to remove the SpyFalcon.exe it could perform it and the message still appears.

  spuds 13:28 26 Mar 2006

bump= Your postings= Future easy reference ;O)

  cazzo! 13:38 26 Mar 2006

sorry, what do you mean by "bump"

  rsinbad 13:52 26 Mar 2006

bump is just a way of moving your thread to the top of the forum any new entry will do this

click here for your problem

  cazzo! 15:12 26 Mar 2006

rsinbad: you're a legend! That worked beautifully :-)

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