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I need help with an Alureon Virus

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Yes, I did reboot. It does feel like it runs a lot better. However, their phone number is still displayed in the taskbar. So I think there is something still hiding. Its in the bottom right to the left of the clock and little menu down there.
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Do you know what these are for? 


Pulse Secure Setup Client (HKU\S-1-5-21-3592585487-3101742847-3297218791-1001\...\Juniper_Setup_Client) (Version: - Pulse Secure, LLC)
Pulse Secure Setup Client 64-bit Activex Control (HKLM\...\Juniper_Setup_Client Activex Control) (Version: - Pulse Secure, LLC)


Appear to be remote control software.  If they are not something she uses then uninstall.


Also I see these pdfs on the desktop.



2017-11-28 12:37 - 2017-11-28 12:37 - 000352151 _____ C:\Users\Owner\Desktop\Computer Bill.pdf

2017-11-27 02:00 - 2017-11-27 02:00 - 000189114 _____ C:\Users\Owner\Desktop\soft experts.pdf


Are they from the malware?


Also see


2017-11-28 12:45 - 2017-11-28 12:45 - 000085272 _____ C:\Users\Owner\Downloads\ConnectWiseControl.Client.exe


which is another remote control software.  Delete it


Get Process Explorer

Save it to your desktop then run it (Vista or Win7+ - right click and Run As Administrator).  

View, Select Column, check Verified Signer, OK
Options, Verify Image Signatures

Click twice on the CPU column header  to sort things by CPU usage with the big hitters at the top.  

Wait a full minute then:

File, Save As, Save.  Note the file name.   Open the file  on your desktop and copy and paste the text to a reply.

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