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Old 05-02-2009, 07:45 PM   #1
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Default Unknown msn-related virus

Hi guys,

I use msn messenger along with digsby as my main Instant Messenger applications - My machine has somehow got infected by some msn messenger related virus, I am getting various spam messages from a friend of mine and have tried everything to remove these.

I have AVG Free running alongside a number of anti-spam applications (Spyware Blaster, Threatfire etc..)

Can anyone please inform me how I can get rid of this annoying virus!!

Thanks again in advance
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Default Re: Unknown msn-related virus

Yea, run Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
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Old 05-02-2009, 11:36 PM   #3
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I suggest using Spyware Terminator, after testing a good amount of anti-spyware programs, Spyware Terminator performed the best. Also you could try Avast, I have not seem much difference between AVG and Avast, but sometimes one will find what the other won't and visa-verse.
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Old 05-08-2009, 08:46 PM   #4
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Or you could simply ignore them as unless you actually click any of the links in the messages your friend's computer sends you, you're not infected. Your friend is.
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