Got stung by a fake av last night. It took a little work but I did get rid of if. Wasn't alot of fun tho. I'm using Avira free and the built in firewall on Windows xp Sp3. While Avira did find it, it found it after it was here. Would a firewall such as Outpost, Comodo, etc have detected it before it installed i... 2 Feb 2010 21:53
244716 Reserch anything, nerw content up to date all sites 11
I fell in love with the net and all the compuiter teahcnology in the very early years and have loved it ever since, I have an IT Degree and Communications degree and will be working on my doctorate for the next five years, in bwetween I design websites, databases, Multimedia Produxction or anything that wil make me a p... 2 Feb 2010 14:13
Internet Security 2010
Does anyone have any suggestions on how to remove this bug. I've Googled it, but the websites that I've arrived at are just out to set anti-virus software. My PC is jammed packed with anti-viral software but it didn't stop my present problem. Who do I trust? It's a nightmare out there in virus land! Ant id... 3 Feb 2010 17:22
Why Windows doesn'r recognise Antivir?
Why does 'Windows Security Alerts' not recognise Avira Antivir please? Whenever I reboot my PC I get this window: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/4019461/WindowsSecurity-1.jpg -- Terry, East Grinstead, UK ... 3 Feb 2010 20:46
G-Data or NOD32?
Hi, in your opinion is it better G-Data or NOD32 antivirus? I'd like to use the ltest pay version. thanks ... 17 Feb 2010 09:55
I'm trying to find out where in the world I got fakealert trojan on the computer. From a webpage? ... 2 Feb 2010 14:13
Another false positive?
I haven't had any threats for months and now TWO within a week! The previous was VideoReDoPlus-2-1-1-413.exe, Tracking number 433125, which I confirmed a day or so ago was a false positive. This one is another 'movie software' file (part of FFDshow I think): C:\WINDOWS\system32\ff_vfw.dll My Anitvir Personal ... 2 Feb 2010 14:13
Can Someone please help me with my Computer stuff? 78984
I use the computer and the Net on a regular basis but I don't know a whole lot about it all, especially when it gets technical. I have an Acer Aspire AM5100-U5300A. I would like to speed this computer up, I would like a very good grasphics card without spending a fortune. Once I find out what I need I willo just go t... 27 Jan 2010 14:51
Question about Nirsoft Utility - IEPV (IE Password Viewer)
Perhaps slightly OT... www nirsoft net offers an IE password utility. It does get some hits on both VirusTotal and Jotti. The hits seem to suggest a "risky" application. Certainly that makes sense as it is intended to display hidden passwords in IE. But I have had occasion to need an IE-only supported pa... 27 Jan 2010 22:48
Hallo, ik heb in mijn map opstarten onder documents and setting een bestand met de naam uninstall.exe wat door meerdere virusscanners wordt herkend als een trojan met de naam W32/Mebroot. gen!A Het virus wordt steeds verwijderd, zo willen de programma's mij doen geloven, maar telkens na het opstarten is het... 2 Feb 2010 14:13