Boot sector virus

By bobby123
Jan 9, 2009
  1. Just scanned my system using avista:
    Starting master boot sector scan:
    Master boot sector HD0
    [INFO] No virus was found!
    Master boot sector HD1
    [DETECTION] Contains code of the BOO/Sinowal.C boot sector virus
    [NOTE] The boot sector was not written!

    I want to know how to remove this sinowal rubbish. I got the virus alert a few weeks back and recent scans gave nothing and today I have it again.
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,313   +617

    need to know your installed system type Windows/{home,pro,Vista/??}
  3. bobby123

    bobby123 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 336

    winodes xp
  4. epsiloncentauri

    epsiloncentauri TS Rookie


    Try Dr web Cure it. I used it for Boo/Sinowal.A.

    Worked 100%

    Hope it useful
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