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help with pinfi virus ?

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by jaye944, Apr 20, 2004.

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  1. jaye944

    jaye944 Thread Starter

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    Hi Fellas,

    I think I'm infected.

    ok, its a work PC so I can't update the NAV,
    but I ran NAV and it showed clean,

    however it warned that w32.pinfi was detected and cleaned.

    the file was winhlpp32.exe, also added was a file iixplorer.exe (in c root)

    I deleted the winhlpp32 file, system is fine, except everynow and again I get a window open (looks like something like win,,,,/cmd) and closes.

    I can't delete the iixplorer file, have looked in the reg for this and the winhlpp32 file and its not there

    is there a proper tool to clean pinfi (if this is what I had), if I can manage to delete the iixplorer file will this help

    cheers

    BTW

    win XP

    jaye944
     
  2. stillearning

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    Go here for an on-line scan & set it to autoclean for you.
     
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