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virus/trojan spyware removal

Posted by: garry m.      16 Sep 2013 @ 20:22
virus/trojan spyware removal

I have had a problem with pup optional maleware
so far I have run
malewarebytes
avg 2014
adware
jrt
hitmanpro
superantispyware

it identified the amonetize trojanand others that it apparently cleaned ,contaminating slimdrivers and Mozilla firefox I have unistalled both programmes and deleted the folders from programmes I have run search and can find no trace of Mozilla or firefox I also at the uninstalle option selected delete all preferences and other information held by firefox
the problem I am now faceing is that the firefox icon keeps popping up in the programmes running bar at the bottom of the screen as I do not believe that this is anything to do with firefox
any ideas as to what it is and how to get rid of it? I have clicked on the icon several times and it does not open in a larger window, when it does pop up my internet bar turns from blue to pink and stops me from typing or any other searches till it pops of

Reply by: Jon S. PCIQ IT ProfessionalIT Professional in Morecambe, LA3      19 Sep 2013 @ 00:53
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

"contaminated Slimdrivers"?????
More likely the other way round
Don't mess around. Nuke it. Back up your data files, then wipe the machine and reload. This time don't install bloatware / scamware utilities and make sure you have security software that works. Avast is a good starting point.

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Reply by: garry m.      21 Sep 2013 @ 19:54
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

thank you jon
i found out what was causing the firefox icon to keep poping up and stalling the machine till it poped of, althogh i uninstalled firefox using control panel it left the firefox updater in sysobjects, so i deleted it and the problem stopped any suggestions as to a good antivirus / anti adware/spyware
and a good system optimizer/ clean up utility?

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Reply by: Jon S. PCIQ IT ProfessionalIT Professional in Morecambe, LA3      24 Sep 2013 @ 21:30
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

good a/v software? Avast.

System optimiser / cleanup tool?
Just right click the hard drive > general >disk clean up
Thats all most machines need, as long as you clear the temp internet files on a regular basis. Most of the so-called optimisation tools will eventually kill off your operating system, don't touch them
Only one I've found safe to use - and then only if you know what you are doing - is CCleaner

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Reply by: Carlos S.      22 May 2017 @ 04:16
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

Why not run a malware scan with SpyHunter? As far as I know, this program can detect many types of malware, inlcuding viruses, Trojan, spyware, Trojans, browser hijiackers, dialers, etc. I have this tool installed on my PC and it really helps clean malware threats for me completley. Here is the download link for this tool: http://guides.uufix.com/Spyhunter_Download.php

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Reply by: Carlos S.      22 May 2017 @ 04:16
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

Why not run a malware scan with SpyHunter? As far as I know, this program can detect many types of malware, inlcuding viruses, Trojan, spyware, Trojans, browser hijiackers, dialers, etc. I have this tool installed on my PC and it really helps clean malware threats for me completley. Here is the download link for this tool: http://guides.uufix.com/Spyhunter_Download.php

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Reply by: Carlos S.      22 May 2017 @ 04:17
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

Why not run a malware scan with SpyHunter? As far as I know, this program can detect many types of malware, inlcuding viruses, Trojan, spyware, Trojans, browser hijiackers, dialers, etc. I have this tool installed on my PC and it really helps clean malware threats for me completley. Here is the download link for this tool: http://guides.uufix.com/Spyhunter_Download.php

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Reply by: Carlos S.      22 May 2017 @ 04:17
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

Why not run a malware scan with SpyHunter? As far as I know, this program can detect many types of malware, inlcuding viruses, Trojan, spyware, Trojans, browser hijiackers, dialers, etc. I have this tool installed on my PC and it really helps clean malware threats for me completley. Here is the download link for this tool: http://guides.uufix.com/Spyhunter_Download.php

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Reply by: Carlos S.      22 May 2017 @ 04:19
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

Why not run a malware scan with SpyHunter? As far as I know, this program can detect many types of malware, inlcuding viruses, Trojan, spyware, Trojans, browser hijiackers, dialers, etc. I have this tool installed on my PC and it really helps clean malware threats for me completley. Here is the download link for this tool: http://guides.uufix.com/Spyhunter_Download.php

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Reply by: Carlos S.      22 May 2017 @ 04:19
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

Why not run a malware scan with SpyHunter? As far as I know, this program can detect many types of malware, inlcuding viruses, Trojan, spyware, Trojans, browser hijiackers, dialers, etc. I have this tool installed on my PC and it really helps clean malware threats for me completley. Here is the download link for this tool: http://guides.uufix.com/Spyhunter_Download.php

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Reply by: Carlos S.      22 May 2017 @ 04:19
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

Why not run a malware scan with SpyHunter? As far as I know, this program can detect many types of malware, inlcuding viruses, Trojan, spyware, Trojans, browser hijiackers, dialers, etc. I have this tool installed on my PC and it really helps clean malware threats for me completley. Here is the download link for this tool: http://guides.uufix.com/Spyhunter_Download.php

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Reply by: Carlos S.      22 May 2017 @ 04:19
RE: virus/trojan spyware removal

Why not run a malware scan with SpyHunter? As far as I know, this program can detect many types of malware, inlcuding viruses, Trojan, spyware, Trojans, browser hijiackers, dialers, etc. I have this tool installed on my PC and it really helps clean malware threats for me completley. Here is the download link for this tool: http://guides.uufix.com/Spyhunter_Download.php

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