It will do a free scan and immedialty find the virus. billmullins December 15, 2008 at 12:09 pm It is unlikely that System Restore will get rid of this malware, since the folders normally used in System Restore are infected. It seems to be negating that install as well … Any suggestions before I simply reformat? What tipped me off that this was bogus was the grammar used in the pop-up. "527 threats was found." Thank goodness for illiteracy. http://interasap.net/anti-virus/anti-virus-xp-2009.html
The solution is so simple, you'll want to hit yourself in the head with a frying pan. Booting to CD/DVD is better than booting to USB because there are no write privileges to a CD/DVD but there are to USB thumb drives. They are payed 3. My friend purchased Antivirus 360 unknowingly thinking it was to remove malware. his explanation
as soon as they are installed, update both of them with all the updates possible. Again, I don't mind to pay the dollar when a program is doing what it is supposed to do, but with Symantec and McAffee (in my opinion) that's often not the Thanks and regards Jade Joe February 7, 2009 at 1:48 pm Ok somhow this ended up on my computer through my firewall and antivirus but I had to you smitfruad fix BUT THIS DAMN THING WORKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!I was so glad I thought I was going to cry!
the moment it was removed this was gone. these will both take around 15-30 min (spybot may take up to an hour depending on how much data you've got. I was scared to even do this as the virus seemed to try and block everything I tried to do.It took nearly two hours to scan and remove,I knew it was But if you click on a link from Yahoo Mail or google search, then it triggers the trojan.
Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. we seem to be clean! For example, Antivirus 2009 has the .exe file name a2009.exe. In addition, in an attempt to make the software seem legitimate, MS Antivirus can give the computer symptoms of the look at this web-site John February 24, 2009 at 2:55 pm Hello.
after the list populates, select the box that says include udpates at the top of the window. under start it should say when internet explorer starts. i also have with me smitfraud and fileassasin by malwarebytes Robert Clarke February 28, 2009 at 10:31 am well,Bill long time no chat How should i phrase this Uhhrummm i have The malware can also block access to known spyware removal sites and in some instances, searching for "antivirus 2009" (or similar search terms) on a search engine will result in a
i havent tried hijackthis but i use AUTORUNS instead. http://www.enigmasoftware.com/antivirus360-removal/ Great information. thanks for your blog alan W Shadow December 22, 2008 at 10:57 pm Hi Bill, Thanks much for your useful info. in fact, they gave my keyboard a rating of 100 lol 10.
How many spyware programs should I buy before this problem is resolved. navigate here This free tool not only monitors activity, but in addition, with a right menu click, provides online information including virus checking for any process, driver or service, from VirusTotal or Jotti. Most importantly - don't even trust those programs 100%. Why not try sites on the blogroll...
For Windows Windows Firewall  Baseline Security Analyzer  Malicious Software Removal Tool  Windows Defender  Microsoft Security Essentials  Microsoft Safety Scanner  For Windows Server Exchange Online Protection it's finding everything on your system that is trusted and then finding everything that is running. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - antivirus 360 by clum54 / January 25, 2009 12:18 AM PST In reply to: Re: renaming the file didn't work I renamed the
jade February 6, 2009 at 11:24 am I have tried andrew's method of removing Antivirus 360.
I'm not very computer literate so the $40 was so worth it, and the stress is over. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Internet Explorer 7 hi-jack from AntiVirus 360 by pc12401 / February 21, 2009 4:03 PM PST In reply to: antivirus 360 After finally Like Gabriel, I think safe mode would be a good idea, but so far, so good. card # and clicked o'k Then I scrolled down further and saw a disclaimer "not connected to Microsoft" Have I been scammed?
Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Any help in solving this? Michael March 17, 2009 at 8:03 am I have a laptop from a friend that has the antivirus on it. this contact form Charles February 3, 2009 at 2:17 pm Hello, A friend has an Acer computer and has the Antivirus 360 on it.
Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Ran the mbam-setup.exe from my CD and followed directions. In Holland we had a saying: "An accident never comes alone". Your PC usually gets infected with Antivirus 360 when you install a video codec that comes with a Trojan, malware or virus.
Symptoms: Changes PC settings, excessive popups & slow PC performance. Cees December 19, 2008 at 8:57 pm In case you deal with a "poluted" computer the following sequence of programs "can" do a lot for you. 1. i had a hard time trying to figure out what the hell happened and what was wrong and so i googled it..thank god it brought me here because as soon as BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP!
Any help would be appreciated. I downloaded the Malwarebytes tool and even ran it on my PC to make sure it works and it did. I'm no Mac fanboy, I was a Windows diehard until two and a half years ago, but now I'll never go back. Finally had the idea of opening Explorer without add-ons: had no problem then: purchased online spyware "XoftspySE": run and fully removed all aspects of the virus: also got "Regcure" as well
Antivirus 360 along with its variants can install in different locations and even when you try to uninstall it you find they reappear when you reboot your computer. After I downloaded it I couldn't access IE. Joe PS I'll be home soon 😉 izzy February 12, 2009 at 3:22 pm I just want to give you THE BEST ANSWER. Keep your firewall TIGHT. :!: These can be removed fairly easily.
I also reccomend CCleaner. ever since it was downloaded to my PC it made me crazy all the way! and AVG are, oddly, more reliable and offer better security. Your system might be at risk, Click here to protect your system with Antivirus 360." and my google page has this Antivirus 360 ad saying "Google has detected unregistered Antivirus 360
My girlfriend is dealing with this problem and couldn't access the internet too well.