Trojan Horse  New?

By TonyGuitar
May 17, 2006
  1. AVG very calmly found and isolated this Trojan. Ok, I sure appreciate and thank Gris and AVG. Two [2] questions:

    [1] Know this or closely similar Trojan? Checked 2 data bases..nothing.

    [2] Hours later I had a pop-up window announcing one item download.... Grey window looks like MS window, but now I am suspicious. trying to reset [**data-mining Trojan**]? [guessing].

    Emailed MS security about this. We shall see how it shapes up.

    If others read and recognize these events, it may help. TG
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hi Tony.

    It`s probably a good idea to see if you`ve got any secondary infections etc.

    Go HERE and follow the instructions.

    Post a fresh HJT log, only after doing the above.

    Regards Howard :)
  3. Spike

    Spike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,168

    and to answer question number 1, simply google "dropper.small" Theres too many variants to count and it's as common as muck :)
  4. TonyGuitar

    TonyGuitar TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 90

    Thanks Howard H and Mike... Will-do

    Yes, thanks, What is clearly obvious to you now begins to dawn here. TG
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