Tidserv request 2 attack: Virus or malware?

90 pts.
Tags:
Anitvirus
Backdoor.tidserv
Malware detection
Norton
Virus/malware attack
Norton is giving me a message saying a tidserv request2 was block, is this a virus or malware infection?

Software/Hardware used:
Norton 360
ASKED: October 26, 2010  5:01 PM
UPDATED: October 30, 2010  5:42 AM

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Tidserv Request 2 is a signature which detects your antivirus. It indicates that your computer is infected with a Tidserv trojan. The trojan also known as Backdoor.
Solution :
Download TDSSKiller by Kaspersky Antivirus Lab and unzip to your desktop.

Open TDSSKiller folder> Right click to tdsskiller and select rename. Type a new name, press Enter > Double click the TDSSKiller icon to start scanning Windows registry for TDSS trojan. If it is found, the you will see a screen….When TDSSKiller will prompt you to press Y,
type the same and press Enter. Your computer will be rebooted.

Hope this info helps u !

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