Conficker virus

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Conficker
Virus detection
Virus protection
worms
Is this a hoax or the real thing? How can I add extra software to keep from getting the bug?

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It is not a scam, it’s very real and a huge threat. Here is some helpful information on this for you. Microsoft update 958644 is a must to install immediately if it is not already on your computer.

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* Norton
* McAfee

If a user is unable to reach either of these websites, a Conficker infection may be indicated (the most current variant of Conficker interferes with queries for these sites, preventing a user from visiting them). If a Conficker infection is suspected, the user should run the Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool and install updates available from the Microsoft Update site.

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