Spyware Strike...obviously not the same as the others

By Mattiecola
Jan 22, 2006
  1. So I have pretty much tried everything that has been posted on the website for all the spyware removal. Everything seems to keep finding things in my compiuter but it has not completely deleted it. The program giving me problems is called spyware strike. I dont have any of the winstall.exe or any of the processses mentioned but I do keep getting the "your computer is infected" and I tried the suggestions for that and still cant get that to go away either. A little help is needed please!!!!!
  2. pcaceit

    pcaceit TS Rookie Posts: 315

    Sounds to me like it is starting by your registry, via executable in your Temp directory, system restore, Prefetch or more likely HTML code on your temporary internet files folder. there re few other places where it could hide but try this first and if no joy or you need more instruction on how to do this, get back to me and i will tell you how.

    Delete all entries in those folders, empty your recycle bin and reboot
  3. Mattiecola

    Mattiecola TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks for the help, but i honestly dont know how to do what you have suggested so if you could give me more detail of what to do that would be great.
  4. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    this is a variant of the spyaxe trojan. REmove it in the same manner.
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