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If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. He is a lifelong computer geek and loves everything related to computers, software, and new technology. Additionally, please apply any security updates that are mentioned in this writeup, in trusted Security Bulletins, or on vendor Web sites. * Enforce a password policy. Common sources of such programs are: Malicious websites designed specifically to inject Trojans Legitimate websites infected with Trojans Email attachments Fake updates presented for installed software Peer-to-peer sharing software Malicious video

Recommendation: Download TROJ_DROPPER.DRT Registry Removal Tool Conclusion Trojans such as TROJ_DROPPER.DRT can cause immense disruption to your computer activities. As a result, your Internet access slows down and unwanted websites keep getting loaded through pop-ups or directly in the active browser window. CLICK HERE to verify Solvusoft's Microsoft Gold Certified Status with Microsoft >> CLOSE CNET Reviews Best Products Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Networking Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Phones Printers Software Smart Home Malware is software designed to infiltrate or damage a computer system, without the owner's consent.

To get rid of TROJ_DROPPER.DRT, the first step is to install it, scan your computer, and remove the threat. Once executed, the virus creates the following files: * %System%\kspool.exe * %System%\avwav32.dll * %Temp%\UNINSTX[SINGLE CHARACTER].tmp It then creates the following registry entry so that it runs every time Windows starts: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\ Once it infects your computer, TROJ_DROPPER.DRT executes each time your computer boots and attempts to download and install other malicious files. Click here to join today!

http://www.symantec.com/enterprise/security_response/writeup.jsp?docid=2007-081713-2323-99 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - WORM_SILLY.CQ by Marianna Schmudlach / August 17, 2007 1:45 AM PDT In reply to: VIRUS ALERTS - August 17, 2007 First Report: When the worm is executed, it first displays a dialog box with the following characteristics: Title: Compressed (zipped) Folders Error Body: The Compressed (zipped) Folder is invalid or corrupted Contact Us The said infected files are detected by Trend Micro as HTML_SILLY.CQ. More: http://blog.trendmicro.com/ Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - W32/Ickie-A by Marianna Schmudlach / August 17, 2007 2:17 AM PDT In reply to: VIRUS ALERTS - August 17, 2007 Type

Remove TROJ_DROPPER.DRT registry infections and speed up your PC - Download Now! It also contains backdoor functionality that allows unauthorized access to the affected machine. Step 4 On the License Agreement screen that appears, select the I accept the agreement radio button, and then click the Next button. http://www.symantec.com/security_response/writeup.jsp?docid=2007-081716-1758-99&tabid=3 Based on the Sunshine Coast, QLD, Australia we service our customers in Brisbane, Caloundra, New Zealand, Chile, Peru, USA, UK, Hong Kong and China. 1 2 website has over 200 working

Recommendations We encourage all users and administrators to adhere to the following basic security "best practices": * Turn off and remove unneeded services. Trojans like TROJ_DROPPER.DRT are difficult to detect because they hide themselves by integrating into the operating system. It also attempts to set the time stamp of this file to the same as that of explorer.exe. Protection available since 17 August 2007 http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/w32rbotgsu.html Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Mal/GenDial-A by Marianna Schmudlach / August 17, 2007 2:24 AM PDT In reply to: VIRUS ALERTS

About Us We offer you the complete web design, website, shopping cart and search results. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/w32-scrimge-gen.626693/ MFDnNC, Sep 20, 2007 #2 teverett Thread Starter Joined: Sep 20, 2007 Messages: 6 Thank you for your help, running now... Are You Still Experiencing TROJ_DROPPER.DRT Issues? Most Prevalent Global Malware (from 20 July 2007 to 18 August 2007) Trojan.Randsom.B W32.Scrimge.G W32.Lashplay W32.Scrimge!gen Trojan.Lazdropper W32.Hauxi Infostealer.Monstres W32.Scrimge.E W32.Drowor.A!inf Trojan.Bankpatch!inf Bloodhound.Exploit.152 Bloodhound.Exploit.159 Trojan.Bankpatch W32.Drowor.A Backdoor.Ginwui.F W32.Mimbot.A Bloodhound.Exploit.148 W32.Versie.A W32.Scrimge.A

Anti-malware reports show that the program installs itself in the root of fixed and removable drives. Add "Virus Trial" to the Comments area. explorer.exe) Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Site Map Copyright © Uniblue Systems Limited 2007. Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

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Step 2 Double-click the downloaded installer file to start the installation process. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. It can be unknowingly downloaded as well by the user from malicious websites. We stock the most efficient anti virus program which checks for updates hourly.

However, this action failed in our laboratory testing. Solvusoft's close relationship with Microsoft as a Gold Certified Partner enables us to provide best-in-class software solutions that are optimized for performance on Windows operating systems. It seems that an errant IFRAME tag has made its way into the website?s initial page (default.asp) and eventually loads a malicious web page (hxxp://www.832821.cn/rrr.htm) that is completely unaffiliated with the Protection available since 17 August 2007 http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/trojagentgaq.html Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Trojan-Downloader:W32/Agent.EYA by Marianna Schmudlach / August 17, 2007 1:33 AM PDT In reply to: VIRUS ALERTS

Malware is commonly taken to include computer viruses, worms, Trojan horses, spyware and adware. Scanning your computer with one such anti-malware will remove TROJ_DROPPER.DRT and any files infected by it. Please try again now or at a later time. What is malware?

The worm also attempts to disable security related applications and block access to certain Web sites. scanning hidden autostart entries ... All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Staff Online Now TerryNet Moderator valis Moderator Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Security & Malware Removal > Virus & Other Malware Removal > Home Forums Forums

o Click Preferences. I ran Hijackthis and this was the log: Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 3:38:45 PM, on 9/20/2007 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180) Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Browse for more malware information W32.Scrimge!gen W32.Sdbot.DJG W32.Secefa.A W32.Secet.Worm W32.Sejese W32.Selotima.A [email protected] W32.Serflog.A [email protected] W32.Setclo W32.Shakir W32.Shangxing.A [email protected] W32.Shelp W32.Shermnar.B.Worm W32.Shiba.Worm [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] W32.Sibaru.A W32.Sigougou W32.Silly!gen W32.SillyDC W32.SillyFDC W32.SillyIM W32.SillyIRC

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