• HELP! My personal settings have dissapeared!

    Somebody was on my system and viewing pages they should not have been and now I have a virus. A window comes up that says Resident Shield Alert c:\windows\system32\phc5j4j0ee5l.bmp,it also says threat name is "trojan horse Generic_c.0YJ. I've tried doing a system restore, but that didn't work and...

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  • Evidence of a trojan horse on a laptop hard drive.

    Is it possible to find evidence of a trojan horse such as a key logger on a laptop hard drive. If so do you know of any firms in nyc that can do this?

    Gobbers5 pointsBadges:
  • shdocpv.dll – virus – hijack problem

    Hi, I'm sorry if I had chosen the wrong recipient. I am running Windows 2000. When I open my browser (IE 6.0) I get this:res://shdocpv.dll/blank.htmOrres://C:WinntSystem32shdocpv.dllsecurity.htm Please help me to get rid of this. Thanks!

    CUser020 pointsBadges:
  • Data vs. perimeter vs. network security

    A short time ago, author Wes Noonan wrote some tips for SearchWindowsSecurity.com about deperimeterization. He explained how security is always pitted against business needs, and perimeters have become porous because businesses require traffic from SMTP, HTTP or VPNs to pass through the firewall....

    RobynLorusso230 pointsBadges:
  • Delivery Failures for mail I did not send – Spoofing or Trojan

    I'm getting delivery failures for email I didn't send. It's probabaly someone spoofing my account, but could it be a trojan sending emails directly via SMTP? How can I tell? Is there a way to query the SMTP service for a list of sent emails?

    Eag5 pointsBadges:
  • Unknown Threats

    Apart from honeypots, what are the different methods to find unknown threats which are prevalent? How do I find methods to mitigate them. PS: all the vulnerabilities are known to all the n/w administrators and then can take measures to mitigate attacks but this doesn't happen..Hackers are at least...

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  • Manipulation Engine Definition

    Hi all! I've read the term "manipulation engine" (related to passwords) in a couple of papers but aside from guessing could not find a proper definition of it (not even in this website !!!). Can anyone please redirect me to / provide a clear definition of this term, related to "Security"? Many...

    DiegoDH275 pointsBadges:
  • End-user awareness education for company newsletter

    I have been given the task of developing user awareness 1-pager fact sheets to be distributed on a monthly basis in our company newsletter and posted on our intranet. I can write these from scratch but was hoping not to have to reinvent the wheel. Help?

    CalendarGirl0 pointsBadges:
  • Downloader.a!ea, Won’t be removed by McAfee, is found at C:ProgramDataapi-ms-win-core-memory-l1-1-032.dll

    Hi! So my windows 7 laptop is infected with a trojan that McAfee identifies as downloader.a!ea. I have attempted to allow McAfee to remove it, to no avail. After multiple restarts, disableing associated processes, attempted manual deletion, and using a .dll trojan dectection and deletion program I...

    Ds30205 pointsBadges:
  • TROJAN DELETION

    I acquired a TROJAN that has become a bit of a problem to get rid. I have tried reformatting my FLASH drive since thats where it originated with no results. It has jumped to my laptop and though it does not seem to be causing a problem i still would like to clear it. I have change virus protection...

    Triton5 pointsBadges:
  • WindowsXP: TrojanByte.Verify

    I understand about restoring the computer. However, for right now, how do I rid this virus from my computer? Norton finds it, but when I click "remove" it doesn't remove it like it usually does. I'm not sure how to set up firewalls, but I'll find that out later too. Any tips about removing it from...

    Question125 pointsBadges:
  • Virus protection/removal

    I am re-imaging 12 pcs in a local network. The clients of my network are between the ages of 5 and 16. And have to be acessible to them during my installations and hardening. We havent been approved for $ to cover the anti-virus cost, yet. so i'm out there like a sitting duck until I can proceed....

    Deliverance40 pointsBadges:
  • Trojan.ByteVerify & Downloader Virus

    Hi, My system has been infected with two Trojan.ByteVerify and one Downloader virus. I am using Windows Vista and the above virsuses were detected by Norton Security Scan that I have on my system. However, I have not bought the antivirus software yet so all the definations are not updated. I called...

    Bangu5 pointsBadges:
  • Signatures of Trojans

    How can I verify that there are no trojans on my network?  I would like to know where I can find signatures for the latest inceptions of the biggies in the trojan world.  I do not trust my anti-virus program and want to manually check md5s of files that trojans infect.  

    AndrewGauger105 pointsBadges:
  • malware removal

    my question, removal of malware in a xp lap top . malware appears to be a trojan horse. registry seems to be affected. what is the best resolve? thanks

    Golfer2110 pointsBadges:
  • Paladin Antivirus software removal

    How do I remove the Paladin Antivirus program?

    Sanlucaspio5 pointsBadges:
  • trojan horse downloader

    hi i have a win NT4.0 sp6 server.its a DNS and web server. from few days the IE was redirecting the sites to some search engines.when i scaned with AVG it detected some trojan horse downloader.i healed the trojan and restarted the DNS.the problem was solved.but after some hours the problem arise...

    Redrose0 pointsBadges:
  • mutiple security programs

    Is it ok to have 3 different security programs. To make sure as much spyware, viruses, and worms be identafied as possible?

    Quietthyme5 pointsBadges:
  • How to run the Windows XP installer in safe mode and delete the autorun.inf file?

    how to run the windows installer in safe mode? how to delete the autorun.inf file?  

    Velu30 pointsBadges:
  • USB drive virus on Windows XP SP2

    when u earlier used to insert my pendrive in the usb port a virus called autorun.inf used to pop up and none of the folders used to be visible only their shortcuts were visible and they didn't work. now the different files appear with different random icons though they stay in the same format. how...

    Panks5 pointsBadges:

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