Win32/Malum.AMQU

By namokceg
May 23, 2007
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  1. Yesterday I opened a program which supposedly contains the trojan Win32/Malum.AMQU. I used virustotal.com to scan the file and it gave me the following results:

    AntiVir7.3.1.3802.26.2007no virus found
    Authentium4.93.802.25.2007no virus found
    Avast4.7.936.002.26.2007no virus found
    AVG38602.25.2007no virus found
    **bleep**7.202.26.2007no virus found
    CAT-QuickHeal9.0002.26.2007no virus found
    ClamAVdevel-2006042602.26.2007no virus found
    DrWeb4.3302.26.2007no virus found
    eSafe7.0.14.002.25.2007suspicious Trojan/Worm
    eTrust-Vet30.4.343402.26.2007Win32/Malum.AMQUE
    wido4.002.26.2007no virus found
    FileAdvisor102.26.2007no virus found
    Fortinet2.85.0.002.26.2007PossibleThreat
    F-Prot4.3.1.4502.25.2007no virus found
    F-Secure6.70.13030.002.26.2007no virus found
    IkarusT3.1.1.302.26.2007no virus found
    Kaspersky4.0.2.2402.26.2007no virus found
    McAfee497002.23.2007no virus found
    Microsoft1.220402.26.2007no virus found
    NOD32v2208102.26.2007no virus found
    Norman5.80.0202.26.2007no virus found
    Panda9.0.0.402.26.2007no virus found
    Prevx1V202.26.2007no virus found
    Sophos4.14.002.24.2007no virus found
    Sunbelt2.2.907.002.24.2007no virus found
    Symantec1002.26.2007no virus found
    TheHacker6.1.6.06502.26.2007no virus found
    UNA1.8302.23.2007no virus found
    VBA323.11.202.25.2007no virus found
    VirusBuster4.3.19:902.26.2007no virus found

    I was still a little worried so I deleted the program and proceeded with the preliminary removal instructions. Attached are my log files. AVG antispyware, mcafee security center, adaware, spybot, and various other scanners found nothing.
    Is there anything I should be worried about or are there no problems? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso Newcomer, in training Posts: 25,948   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Boot into safe mode, under your normal user name(NOT THE ADMINISTRATOR ACCOUNT). See how HERE.

    Go to add remove programmes in your control panel and uninstall anything to do with(if there).

    Viewpoint

    Close control panel.

    Locate and delete the following bold files and/or directories(if there).

    C:\Program Files\Viewpoint<Delete the entire folder.
    C:\DOCUME~1\CHRIST~1\APPLIC~1\Viewpoint<Delete the entire folder.

    Reboot into normal mode.

    Other than the above, your system looks clean.

    If you have any further virus/spyware problems, please post in this thread.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:

    This thread is for the use of namokceg only. Please don`t post your own virus/spyware problems in this thread. Instead, open a new thread in our security and the web forum.
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