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I have W32/Alcan.worm!p2p virus [RESOLVED]


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I can't help you with this: Adware:adware/elitebar No disinfected Windows Registry

But the other items will disapear when you clean your Microsoft AntiSpyware quarantine!

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This log looks clean!
  • Don't forget to re-hide all files and folders. To re-hide all files and folders:
    • Open My Computer.
    • Select the Tools menu and click Folder Options.
    • Select the View Tab.
    • Under the Hidden files and folders heading deselect "Show hidden files and folders".
    • Check the Hide protected operating system files (recommended) option.
    • Click Yes to confirm.
    • Click OK.
  • This is a good time to set up protection against further attacks. Read the article behind this link "How did I get infected". If you don't already have them, you need an antivirus that is updated, a good firewall for example Kerio Personal Firewall or ZoneLabs Zone Alarm, a spyware blocker like SpywareBlaster and also IE-Spyads and spyware detection (Ad-aware SE and SpyBot S+D). All of these have good free versions available... be very cautious about any security software that advertises in popups or other intrusive ways, they are not only usually useless, but also often have malware in them....

    Instead of Internet Explorer, use a different browser like Opera, Mozilla or Firefox.

    Last, but not least, you need to keep Windows and Internet Explorer up to date by getting all the latest security patches that protects your computer.

    This can be accessed by going to http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com and following the prompts.

    Please post back if you are still having any problems....

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umm yea i am, i dont have microsoft anti spyware anymore, how do i get rid of them if i dont have them?
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How did you uninstalled it? Through "Control Panel--> Add or Remove Programs" ?
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Yep!
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Find and delete this folder (if they are still there):
C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware

Then reboot your computer.

It should be gone now!
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Yep please put this topic as [RESOLVED]
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Since this issue appears to be resolved ... this Topic has been closed. Glad we could help. :tazz:

If you're the topic starter, and need this topic reopened, please contact a staff member with the address of the thread.

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