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unknown files on all 'shared' folders

By uapak
Jul 12, 2005
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  1. hey guys.. i dotn konw whats going on..every folder that has the word 'shared' on it has the same 261 .exe files. I would like to know how to get rid of this. its crazy because these files are in EVERY folder that has the word shared on it. i have no clu how it got there. please help me out!
  2. Superczar

    Superczar TS Rookie

    seems kinda obvious it's a virus that propagated on the network....
    Step 1- Run a full virus scan and clean up the infection
    2- Do yourself a favor and remove write-rights from all your shared folders...Mark them as read only in your sharing permissions
  3. uapak

    uapak TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 33

    yah i do a whole virus scan.. but the thing keeps coming bak. il do da second thing nd see if it works...yoo but there r like a milllion folders these files are in... nd i was jus runnign adware nd they were in mostly all the program files folder, anything that says download and installation. doing the second step is jus gona b a pain to find all the folders where da virus got to.
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