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Old 08-09-2007, 04:03 PM   #1
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Exclamation virus or just any other program??

hmmmm my task manager shows a program called alg.exe as to be running and using approximately 2000kb of memory!!!

when i checked it with a security website called www.tasklist.org
it told me that this was a "a Trojan for the Windows platform, has the functionality to silently download, install and run new software",;
%WINDIR%\inet20001\alg.exe
it's Recommendation: Definitely not required - typically viruses, spyware, adware and "resource hogs"
and threat level as medium

while i use Ad-Aware Se,Spybot,Spyware blaster,Avg antirootkit
and Avg antivirus none of it after scanning has shown any presence of trojan.
[all are updated]

it comes under LOCAL SERVICE User name and when i end this process
noth'in really happens
although the next time when i reinstall it comes again

is it harmful or just another system program??????
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Old 08-09-2007, 04:18 PM   #2
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im pretty sure alg.exe is harmless think i got it on my xp machine
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I think it's somthing to do with AVG AV..
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