• How do you know if your computer has been hacked into?

    I have a few error messages coming up on my laptop screen saying someone is trying to hack into your computer. I thought it was just a virus. Does anyone know if it was a virus or was someone really trying to hack in?

    Verynew20 pointsBadges:
  • Memory Stick Virus

    One of my friends' computer has believed to be infected by a virus. Whenever he put memory stick to the computer, following files appeared in the stick: autorun.inf squxe.exe xnvjmz.exe These files can be deleted manually. But when he put that memory stick or other stick, the files appeared again...

    Kwo5 pointsBadges:
  • View Hidden Files in Windows Server 2000

    Hello, I have a Win 2000 Server in a small workgroup. I can't can't see and open hidden files. I tried changing everything in Folder options and editing Hidden and SuperHidden attributes in registry but no luck. After changing the Registry, when I try to view hidden files, registry changes back to...

    BinooDas123410 pointsBadges:
  • Procedures for a new area

    We are a company where we have experience on network remote administration and now we have open a new area, The area of security. Now I need to start to make new procedures like when a new customer come to us and ask if we can handle the security for his network. I need to know if some one can...

    Millan0 pointsBadges:
  • Conduct risk assessment on PCs and networks

    I want to how to conduct a risk assessment to protect our PCs and networks.

    M20085 pointsBadges:
  • Can an Android virus affect my iOS mobile?

    Can an Android virus infect a iOS mobile?

    shoosters5 pointsBadges:
  • IBM x3400 Server getting virus problem after formatting

    HI Everyone I have an IBM x3400 server, in which I  have install Windows server 2003 R2 Standard Addition with service pack 2 with SQL 2005 Standard. In this server ERP running on our multiple office. The problem are when I have format my server and install all software, then after 2 or three days...

    Sanjay94251868105 pointsBadges:
  • Malware removal software vs hard drive sanitation software

    My computer has slowed to a snails pace. Suspecting spyware or a virus I tried downloading free removal software from the internet such as AVG, Noadware, etc. Some were bait and switch offering scans but charged for removal. Usable free removal software had not effect and did not work. Would...

    ChcukT5 pointsBadges:
  • Mutiple security programs

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

    Quietthyme5 pointsBadges:
  • Removing Protected User Folders from Previous Install which contain viruses

    I reformatted a clients machine using Windows XP Pro Setup CD due to a massive amount of Viruses. They did not have their Drivers CDs, so I did the system restore from Windows Desktop, not, system-bootup. We changed the owners name to their last name (family pc). A few folders from the previous...

    Fuct5 pointsBadges:
  • Network virus problem – Windows XP

    In spite of having Symantec anti-virus, with updated definitions, a virus has got into our network. Virus scans on several computers report a virus in folder C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\_qbothome\msadvapi.dll. In spite of settings to view hidden folders, Windows Explorer does not show the...

    Britinga425 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 that's 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:
  • Virus Alerts on Cisco Switches

    We have three layers in our network Core, Distribution and Access this is an campus network wherein all the users are connected to access layer.I wanted to know that is there any command which will aleart me on my Switch either on Core or Access for Virus which is on the users PC by showing MAC...

    Chitah10 pointsBadges:
  • What to expect with Conficker?

    Some computers that I "support" have come down with Conficker and I was wondering what, if any, sort of performance or network issues I will potentially deal with until I am able to remediate the issue.

    Securityn00b12850 pointsBadges:
  • Paladin Antivirus software removal

    How do I remove the Paladin Antivirus program?

    Sanlucaspio5 pointsBadges:
  • Is win32.packed.krap.3 a virus file?

    Hi, this is nidhish from Delhi. I have a file which name is win32.packed.krap.3 if you know about this file, please tell me what is this? If you have solution to delete this file then please help me.

    Itbuddy15 pointsBadges:
  • Help with errors

    I am getting critical system error announcements with my computer and says I need to get it fixed. It says I need to download some kind of repair site. Well I did and it told me the problems I have but in order to fix the problem I have to pay for it. I dont have the money right now. According to...

    Virginiakay5 pointsBadges:
  • confliker virus

    Just curious, has anyone encountered an issue with this today or was the rumor of this being a problem today just an April Foll's joke in itself?

    Technochic57,010 pointsBadges:
  • Do I have a virus?

    If I am getting lots of popups coming on most web pages and when I close them down they still appears nothing stops them even Norton's internet security. Also I have been getting phone calls from someone that says my computer is infected and asks me to turn it on so they can talk me through how to...

    AndyAllan15 pointsBadges:
  • How do I protect a citrix environment when connected to an end point/PC that is infected with viruses.

    How do I protect a citrix environment when connected to an end point/PC that is infected with viruses.

    ITKE355,025 pointsBadges:

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