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Old April 18th, 2010 (07:56 PM).
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I somehow got a virus by the name of Trojan-Dropper.Gen according to Vipre AV/AS but MSSE DID update and is currently scanning and MBAM didn't update and is also scanning haven't picked up any contacts on the scope yet, any ideas?
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Old April 18th, 2010 (08:01 PM).
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Download HijackThis!, run it, and compare your log file to this one: http://forums.techguy.org/malware-removal-hijackthis-logs/734396-trojan-dropper-gen.html. Like the link says, it's probably a false positive, though.
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Old April 18th, 2010 (08:10 PM).
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Quote originally posted by donavannj:
Download HijackThis!, run it, and compare your log file to this one: http://forums.techguy.org/malware-removal-hijackthis-logs/734396-trojan-dropper-gen.html. Like the link says, it's probably a false positive, though.
No, albeit I'm no genius at computers, I know that MBAM ain't gonna stop working after 3 virus attacks.
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Old April 18th, 2010 (08:46 PM).
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Quote originally posted by .Fenris:
No, albeit I'm no genius at computers, I know that MBAM ain't gonna stop working after 3 virus attacks.
False positives don't mean it's not working... it just means that it's detected something that isn't really malware.
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