• 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:
  • AutoRun.inf Trojan infection

    can a trojan (autorun.inf)affects the performance an MP3 player.Yesterday my computer got infected with this trojan Mcafee said that it detected and blocked and removed but this trojan was still there.and when i was trying to safely remove the device it was saying that i cannot do this action.

    SHWE15 pointsBadges:
  • Exchange client is sending excessive outbound email

    Hello everyone, For the past 2 days we have noticed in our Exchange Log Analyzer that a particular email address has been sending out in excess of 20,000 messages a day. When we checked the Antivirus program on the client machine it showed 35 viruses in quarantine, removing them gave us access...

    Shestopalov55 pointsBadges:
  • Looking for Antivirus for Win Storage 2003 x64 server

    Hi, We are looking for an antivirus software that proven to work well with windows storage 2003 x64 server. Our current product works just fine on all other 2003 servers, but it brings down this one from time to time. Thanks, Oksana

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  • 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 pls tell me what is this? if you have solution to delete this file then pls help me.

    Itbuddy15 pointsBadges:
  • time sync issues

    We have a sudden issue with time sync across the domain. Server 2003 native functional level. My computer time went from 3:15PM to 11:30PM and access to resources is unavailable as a result. My question is, does anyone have any knowledge of a virus released which will do this? We know what to do to...

    Technochic57,010 pointsBadges:
  • Penetration Testing.

    Hi!! Good Morning. I have a simple question for you today. I intend to have a penetration testing done for all of my 3 sites - My US Office, My India Office & My US Datacenter. Can you suggest any trustworthy site which can offer me a free reliable scan? Also, I would like to have you suggestion on...

    Nileshroy0 pointsBadges:
  • Missing tabs in Display Properties dialog

    After recovering from a virus I have an issue with the 'Display Properties' dialog. I am missing the 'Desktop' and 'Screensaver' tabs. How do I get them back? I have tried everything but editing the registry.

    blowerycolumbus10 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:
  • 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...

    Professional Solutions5 pointsBadges:
  • FU_RootKit.B – need removal

    I believe that a user at my company has gotten a RootKit installed on her laptop. Research on the Internet particularly at http://sandbox.norman.no/live_2.html?logfile=810935 leads me to think that the malware is an updated version of the FU_RootKit. I say updated because the registry keys and...

    EricHarris0 pointsBadges:
  • Selecting an area within security to start

    Hi, I'm studying for an MSc in Information Security from Royal Holloway University of London, I have a B.Engg. degree in computers and a PG Diploma in Networking and Communication as well as the CCSA and CCNA. I'm also studying for the CISSP. Now, with all these qualifications, could you please...

    Secmax0 pointsBadges:
  • The executable has changed since the last time you used

    Hello All A user has recently start having errors when she is in outlook and use MSword. The errors are for Word.exe or Outlook.exe and sometimes Ie.exe Note:The Symantec Antivirus EndPoint dose not find any virus. Word:File Version: 11.0.8202.0 File Description: Microsoft Office Word File Path:...

    AsgharE35 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:
  • Procedures for a new area.

    We are a company where we have expirience 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:
  • Paranoid about protecting my MAC address–Please read my story

    What is the easiest way to protect your MAC address against spoofing? In 2004 I was the victim of a hacker that somehow spoofed my Cable Modem Mac address and used it to cover his identity while serving copyright material thru the internet. I was unsuspecting until my ISP one day suspended my...

    DonBlake0 pointsBadges:
  • Installation and updates

    Howdy folks, Tryin to keep things going around here....need some advice. I have Win2003 servers and Active Directory.....single domain....approx. 100 client computers.....one location. Am upgrading all computers from Office XP to Office 2003. My project: Install Office 2003 and all updates remotely...

    TheVyrys0 pointsBadges:
  • security problem

    Hello, I have small workgroup having 10 computers in my office. I do some personal work in office like using yahoo messenger, checking personal e-mails and some online banking site. But how does one of my senior knows it? I do everything lonely and securely so that nobody in the office knows it....

    BinooDas123410 pointsBadges:
  • i have a access is denied popup when i try to delete a file that i know has a virus in it.

    how do i get rid of this file? i run windows xp home and in one of my backup files from when i reformatted is a file that on my virusscans continues to come up as having a trojan in it...but even tho it is just a backup file it will not let me delete it....says access denied......how do i get rid...

    Energak65 pointsBadges:
  • Ultimate Cleaner problem

    I have a computer that has the Ultimate Cleaner home page hijaker on it. I've used Sympatico antivirus and Windows Defender to get rid of it. The programs did find a bunch of things including Ultimate Cleaner and it said that it deleted it but it is still there. How can I get rid of this darn...

    Jade057110 pointsBadges:

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