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TDL4 Botnet Now Even Harder To Kill – Dark Reading

Researchers say that the rootkit used in the TDL4 botnet has been partially rewritten in what appears to be an attempt by the creators to make it even harder to eradicate. via DarkReading Share -TDL4 Botnet Now Even Harder To … Continue reading

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Malware removal with OldTimer’s List-It (OTL)

Often you will have to use ComboFix, SmitFraud, Superantispyware Portable or Microsoft Safety Scanner to remove malware.  Another great tool often overlooked is OTL.  OTL removes stubborn viruses and cleans your computer thoroughly.

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Norman Malware Cleaner

Here’s an excellent free malware removal tool to add to your collection of tools.  Bill Mullins has an excellent review over at his technical blog.

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Trojan- DOS/Alureon.A Removal and TDL Removal

UPDATE – See note at the end of this article. (This first option of repair the MBR can fix the Win32/Popureb.E virus) Option 1 Try Malwarebytes, Super AntiSpyware portable in Safe Mode First Option 2 You must boot the PC into … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Safety Scanner

Microsoft now has a Safety Scanner that helps to remove Malware and Viruses.   At approximately 70 mb, the Safety Scanner comes in both 32bit and 64bit.  An excellent utility to download and run on your computer or an infected … Continue reading

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NoVirusThanks Malware Remover

Another excellent program for removing viruses. NoVirusThanks Malware Remover is an application designed to detect and remove specific malware, trojans, worms and other malicious threats that can damage your computer. It can also detect and remove rogue security software…more

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