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i think my computer has a virus again, can you kind ppl help me again&


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Attached File  malware log.txt   1.04KB   39 downloads


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No orphans .. Nice :)

In that case methinks I will send you on your merry way :)

Subject to no further problems :)

I will remove my tools now and give some recommendations, but, I would like you to run for 24 hours or so and come back if you have any problems

Now the best part of the day ----- Your log now appears clean :thumbsup:

A good workman always cleans up after himself so..The following will implement some cleanup procedures as well as reset System Restore points:

Download and run Delfix

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: Keep Java Updated :

WARNING: Java is the #1 exploited program at this time. The Department of Homeland Security recommends that computer users disable Java
See this article

I would recommend that you completely uninstall Java unless you need it to run an important software.
In that instance I would recommend that you disable Java in your browsers until you need it for that software and then enable it. (See How to diasble Java in your web browser and How to unplug Java from the browser)

Now that you are clean, to help protect your computer in the future I recommend that you get the following free programmes:

CryptoPrevent install this programme to lock down and prevent crypto ransome ware

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Malwarebytes.

Update and run weekly to keep your system clean


It is critical to have both a firewall and anti virus to protect your system and to keep them updated.

To learn more about how to protect yourself while on the internet read this little guide Best security practices Keep safe :wave:
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ty!!!  i appreciate your help once again... as for the cryptoprevent.. when i click the link it goes to www.foolishit.com.. and some strange error page pops up..ill look into the java information.. i really dont know if i need it or not.. my daughter plays  minecraft.. i think that uses it.. tomorrow morning with coffee ill read all the links you gave me!! hugs


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My pleasure, any further questions then just ask
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i tried the cryptoprevent a couple more times.. and finally the page for download happened. so i got it!.. have a great day


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:)
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Since this issue appears to be resolved ... this Topic has been closed. Glad we could help. :)

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