TechSpot

Rootkit detected in my PC - need help

By shyamguite
Jul 4, 2009
  1. while scanning my pc with avg it detected a rootkit.details as given below:
    File Infection Result
    C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\a59gs3sf.SYS Hidden Driver Object is hidden

    while trying to remove it says :some files cannot be removed-object is hidden

    search the web and tried a number of anti-rootkit software but i could not remove it.can anyone pls help me
     
  2. dkszone

    dkszone TS Rookie

    Try scanning your PC with Free edition of Malwarebytes.
    I am not able to give you the link due to 5 posts limitation of this forum. Pl google it.
     
  3. shyamguite

    shyamguite TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thanks

    thanks for the reply. I've already formatted my C:drive and it seems to work.no more rootkit detected after scanning
     
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...