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Solved: My Anti - Virus detects Trojan Horse Downloader.Small.8.BD

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by giovannicosta, Aug 24, 2006.

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  1. giovannicosta

    giovannicosta Thread Starter

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    My Anti - Virus detects Trojan Horse Downloader.Small.8.BD and it cant delete or heal the file, I am using AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition. The file is called Loader(1).cab. Please Help!!!!
     
  2. Cheeseball81

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    Hi and welcome :) What location is it found in?
     
  3. giovannicosta

    giovannicosta Thread Starter

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    The file that I am talking about is found in my temporary internet files folder, please help.
     
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    * Click here to download ATF Cleaner by Atribune and save it to your desktop.
    • Double-click ATF-Cleaner.exe to run the program.
    • Under Main choose: Select All
    • Click the Empty Selected button.
      • If you use Firefox:
        • Click Firefox at the top and choose: Select All
        • Click the Empty Selected button.
        • NOTE: If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.
      • If you use Opera:
        • Click Opera at the top and choose: Select All
        • Click the Empty Selected button.



          [*]NOTE:
          If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.
    • Click Exit on the Main menu to close the program.

    Finally go to Control Panel > Internet Options.
    On the General tab under "Temporary Internet Files" Click "Delete Files".
    Put a check by "Delete Offline Content" and click OK.
    Click on the Programs tab then click the "Reset Web Settings" button.
    Click Apply then OK.

    Restart the computer.

    Do another scan with AVG and see if it gets detected.
     
  5. giovannicosta

    giovannicosta Thread Starter

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    I have done that part with the program, but since I have the new internet explorer, in the internet options part in the control panel it doesnt have a checkbox that says "Delete Offline Content" or the "Reset Web Settings" button.
     
  6. Cheeseball81

    Cheeseball81 Retired Moderator

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    How about the ATF Cleaner?
     
  7. giovannicosta

    giovannicosta Thread Starter

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    I have done the clening with the ATF cleaner and I am now scanning my hard drive
     
  8. giovannicosta

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    I have scanned the area where the virus was found, and it was gone, thanks for your help.
     
  9. Cheeseball81

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    You're welcome :)

    You can mark your thread "Solved" from the Thread Tools drop down menu.
     
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