General Question

Nullo's avatar

How do I fix this virus problem?

Asked by Nullo (21916points) July 17th, 2011

There are two, one of them a backdoor program called Cycbot.
I can get Avira to delete the things, but every time I do, my browsers (and probably other flavors of Internet) are blocked from all servers, forcing me to restore to a pre-cleaning state.

Observing members: 0 Composing members: 0

5 Answers

poisonedantidote's avatar

I’m going to work now, but if you send me a PM I’ll give you my msn and help guide you thrugh manually removing both problems.

You kind of need “the touch” to get rid of viruses, it’s hard to explain, you have to let the thing fight you a little while so you can see how its fighting. You need to know about killing processes and deactivating and deleting DLL’s and how to handle the registry to name a few things.

If you want to go it alone, I suggest you first find out the name of both problems, then google how to get rid of them, chances are there is probably already a step by step guide on them.

uaenoob's avatar

To be more secured, you gotta install more than an antivirus, some times it will make some conflict depending on the anti-viruses,but for now try one of the following online scanners

scan and remove any virus

Hope it will help you

Response moderated (Spam)
Nullo's avatar

Nailed it. I had to select different proxies, but we’re OK now.

Response moderated (Spam)

Answer this question




to answer.

This question is in the General Section. Responses must be helpful and on-topic.

Your answer will be saved while you login or join.

Have a question? Ask Fluther!

What do you know more about?
Knowledge Networking @ Fluther