I need help removing the fbi svchost.exe dcomlaunch virus

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By izaak
May 21, 2013
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  1. I was trying to watch a video and a second screen popped up and now that FBI ransom keeps showing up im fast enough to stop the program so I can stay on my normal mode but my attempts to clear it out have been useless its almost been locked down and I cannot disable the dcom launch through task manager pc has been lagging alot and my physical memory is at like %70 and I have 750 gigabytes I know quite a bit about computers but im nothing compared to a professional I don't remember how to get to my logs ill need the file location or ill be digging for a while I hope you guys can help
  2. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 46,136   +251

    Welcome aboard [​IMG]

    Please, observe following rules:
    • Read all of my instructions very carefully. Your mistakes during cleaning process may have very serious consequences, like unbootable computer.
    • If you're stuck, or you're not sure about certain step, always ask before doing anything else.
    • Please refrain from running any tools, fixes or applying any changes to your computer other than those I suggest.
    • Never run more than one scan at a time.
    • Keep updating me regarding your computer behavior, good, or bad.
    • The cleaning process, once started, has to be completed. Even if your computer appears to act better, it may still be infected. Once the computer is totally clean, I'll certainly let you know.
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    What Windows version is it?
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