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HELP NEEDED IN REMOVING W32/SillyWorm.GK virus attached to winupdates.exe file

By zephyr01
Jan 21, 2006
  1. can anybody please help me to remove this worm from my computer...i downloaded it from limewire...i run my anti-virus (PC Guard) and it was able to remove it from other files however it could not remove it from c:\program Files\winupdates\winupdates.exe.

    any help would be greatly appreciated...its really doing my head in now :mad:

    this was the log the PC Guard reported after the scan


    Master Boot Records and Fixed Disk Boot Sectors
    Scanned 1 Master Boot Record(s) for viruses.

    Scanned 1 Boot Sector(s) for viruses.

    Your Master Boot Record(s)/Boot Sector(s) are not infected.

    Files
    Drive C:\
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\0DayDB Script.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\3DMark06 Build 1.0.2.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\AcdSee 7.0.43 PowerPack.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Adobe Audition 1.5.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\CDMenuPro 4.00.09.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Cerberus FTP Server 2.2.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Circuitmaker 2000.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\CloneDVD 3.0.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Cookie Remover Platinum 2004 1.0.5.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Crazy Talk 4.0 Media Studio.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\DVD Region-CSS Free 5.58.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\DVD X Player Professional 3.0.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\DVDIdle Pro 5.58.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\FlashFXP 3.3.5.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\IP-Tools 2.5.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Internet Download Manager 4.02.3.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Internet Explorer Beta 2 (Build 5299).zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Internet ScreenSaver Builder 5.10.040901.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\IpInterceptor 2.1.9.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\J.River Media Center 11.0.283.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Kerio WinRoute Firewall 6.1.4.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\LiteMail 2.41.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Magic Utilities 2004 3.20.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\MedianSoft Joiner-Converter 2.7.1.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Nero Media Player 1.4.0.25.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\NeroMix 1.4.0.25.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Opera 7.60 Preview 2.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\PC Cillin Internet Security 2005 12.0.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\QuickTime Pro 6.5.2.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Recover My Files 3.9.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\SearchMaestro 1.1.0.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Startup Organizer 2.5.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Super Video Converter 1.3.3.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\VideoCharge 2.3.2.22.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Virtual CD 6.0.0.5.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\Web Cache Illuminator 4.6.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\WebPosition Pro 4.0.753.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\WinDVD Platinum 6.0.6.56.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\WinRAR Crystal Special.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Complete\XoftSpy 3.44.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Documents and Settings\audray.HOME-1X2TS6DT2Z\Local Settings\Temp\Temporary Directory 1 for Robbie Williams - Intensive Care.zip\Setup.exe

    File was infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was unable to be disinfected. File was deleted instead.
    C:\Program Files\winupdates\a.tmp

    File was infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was unable to be disinfected. File was deleted instead.
    C:\Program Files\winupdates\a.zip

    File infected with "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and was successfully deleted.
    C:\Program Files\winupdates\winupdates.exe

    File infected with the "W32/SillyWorm.GK" virus and could not be disinfected. The file was not deleted. It is recommended that you delete this file.
    Files scanned: 33697
    Infected files: 44
    Disinfected files: 0
    Deleted files: 43
    Files unable to scan: 0
    Report Summary
    Files scanned: 33697
    Total infected files: 44
    Total disinfected files: 0
    Total deleted files: 43
    Total files unable to scan: 0
    Anti-Virus engine status
    Last update: 18/01/2006 20:07:50
    Virus definition file: avsdk-20060170.msp
    File generated by PCguard Anti-Virus
     
  2. swker98

    swker98 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,077

    hi first you should get

    get avg and zone alarm as they are both good at keeping your computwer safe and removing infection

    then
    go here then go here
     
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