update.exe trojan help!

By orlean_21
Apr 5, 2007
  1. Guys everytime i open my PC this virus is always being detected by my norton software. It always deletes the file but the folder still remains. What can i do? I already removed everything connected with the update.exe on the system reg but the folder still remains and somtimes the trojan keeps on poping up. Need help guys and heres is the log file of HJT, thanks!
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    You`re using an outdated version of HijackThis and your system is infected with malware.

    Very Important: Before deciding whether you should clean or reformat your system, go and read this thread HERE and decide what it is you want to do.

    If after reading the above, you wish to clean your system, do the following.

    Go and read the Viruses/Spyware/Malware, preliminary removal instructions. Follow all the instructions exactly.

    Post fresh HJT, AVG Antispyware and Combofix logs as attachments into this thread, only after doing the above.

    Also, let me know the results of the AVG Antirootkit scan.

    Regards Howard :)

    This thread is for the use of orlean_21 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.
  3. orlean_21

    orlean_21 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks sir! I'll let you knowas soon as possible
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