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Backdoor.Subseven virus

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by starwolf39, Jan 3, 2002.

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  1. starwolf39

    starwolf39 Thread Starter

    Jan 26, 2001
    Norton came up and told me that a file called temp$01.exe was infected with Backdoor.Subseven virus. I ran a full system scan and it found the file, but could not repair it. I submitted it to quarantine, but still feel uneasy since I know that this virus can allow people to control your computer through the internet somehow. How can I make sure I am rid of the virus?

    I'm running WinXP if that helps.
  2. TonyKlein

    TonyKlein Malware Specialist

    Aug 26, 2001
    If Norton intercepted it, that should put your mind at rest.
    You can also delete the file in the Quarantaine folder.

    If you want a second opinion, download a trial version of <A HREF="http://www.moosoft.com/intro.php">The Cleaner </A>, a powerful anti-trojan, update with MooLive after D/L, and scan your drives.

    Good luck,
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