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    How to delete 'hurl.exe' from my Desktop?

    Hello,

    For some reason, I can't delete "hurl.exe" from my desktop...someone told me it has something to do with windows media player, but when I go to delete it it says "file may be in use by...
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    Re: Mcaffee vs AVG?

    Definitely go with Mcafee...

    You can do a lot better than AVG, trust me :)

    ~Sarah
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    Re: Best spyware/adware remover?

    Microsoft Anti-Spy is actually pretty good in my opinion. Lavasoft Ad-Aware often freezes up and slows down my computer, whereas Microsoft Anti-Spy does its thing quickly without any problems and I...
  4. Re: "Virus Identified Java/OpenStream Embedded Object"?

    Yup, I went through and deleted all the temporary internet files, and I went into the Java folder as well but there was nothing there...

    I had the Aurora/Nail/Trojan virus problem a few weeks...
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    Oh, that's a good point! AVG's done that before I've noticed...still am in the process of deleting the files...

    It's strange because the AVG network edition I currently have is different from the...
  6. Re: "Virus Identified Java/OpenStream Embedded Object"?

    OK Trend Micro found 1 infection... "Java Bytever R"

    I'm looking it up to see how I can remove it :)

    I'm still going to run Bitdefender as well since that seemed to catch a lot of things last...
  7. Re: "Virus Identified Java/OpenStream Embedded Object"?

    Awesome! Thanks so much for the link! I will try Bitdefender again and see what's up...

    Thanks,
    Sarah
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    Yeah I definitely tried that...it said only Internet Explorer was supported...and I got rid of my IE shortcut and all that good stuff...

    I'm looking thru the TrendMicro Virus encyclopedia...
  9. "Virus Identified Java/OpenStream Embedded Object"?

    Uh-Oh....I'm back...

    So AVG ran its scheduled scan this morning and found 5 viruses, (3 of which were deleted, they were in quarantine in Microsoft Anti-Spy) but AVG could not delete/heal the...
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    Re: Aurora Problems

    Uh-oh...Looky what BitDefender just found:
    3 infected objects, 2 moved.

    And it says move/disinfection failed...here is the log
    Summary:

    C:\$VAULT$.AVG\10604868.FIL Infected...
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    Re: Aurora Problems

    I downloaded and ran BitDefender...it only came up with 1 suspect file...so I guess this is a good thing?

    Yes, I am most definitely looking into other AV options...I only have AVG because the...
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    Re: Aurora Problems

    Thank you so much! That clears up a lot! I'm checking out that AV scanner now...

    Best Regards,
    Sarah
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    Re: Aurora Problems

    OK...I ran in safe mode for awhile and did all my virus/spyware scans etc...

    BUT...I went to delete local settings/temp, local settings/internet files, and it told me it could not be deleted...
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    Re: Aurora Problems

    Yes I am running XP SP2...I figured as much....

    Things are getting better though...I'll take tonight and just try to do it all.

    Thanks,
    Sarah
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    Re: Aurora Problems

    Thanks so much for the help! I will definitely read that topic...I have to go to work in a bit, but I will definitely work on it all night tonight...

    Also, I also have the Opera Internet...
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    Re: Aurora Problems

    Alright...

    Now generally when I run Ad-Aware, Microsoft Anti-Spy, I get about 50 critical objects for deletion...now Ad-Aware is reporting 0 critical objects, AVG resident shield has yet to pop...
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    Re: Aurora Problems

    Awesome! OK I just turned off system restore...I will run the AVG and the Ad-Aware....do I need to reboot or anything? Thanks again...this is so nerve-wracking. The IT Department here at my...
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    Re: How To Remove Trojan.Win32.Stervis.b / Nail.exe

    OK, I did what GhostDog said and unchecked the install software option. Thanks Ned so much for the tip! But how exactly do I go about doing that? (System restore off) I'm fairly knowledgeable, so...
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    Re: How To Remove Trojan.Win32.Stervis.b / Nail.exe

    It's been about a day since I first started doing what Chuck's instructions said...I'm not getting those ABI popups anymore, but AVG is still detecting many trojan.amw viruses in C://Volume...
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    Re: How To Remove Trojan.Win32.Stervis.b / Nail.exe

    Hi,

    I have been having problems the past 2 weeks with Aurora ABI popups, nail.exe, and svcproc.exe. I started following the removal instructions you posted. Here is the hijkackthis log. I use...
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