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Post by kjmoroke on Sat Jul 21, 2012 5:46 pm

everytime I inserted memory sticks is attacked by virus which microsoft security essentials cannot solve, it also insert the following files automatically, porn, password, sexy and secret with application type and x with movie clip type how can i solve this problem.

i have tried to format the memory stick. the formating goes well but immediately i insert the memory stick the same thing repeat again and again. i have attached screen dump for one of my memory stick. take note that laka and kleinboy is pdf but the virus changed them to application.

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Re: virus on memory stick

Post by Superdave on Sat Jul 21, 2012 7:21 pm

Hello and welcome to GeekPolice.Net My name is Dave. I will be helping you out with your particular problem on your computer.

1. I will be working on your Malware issues. This may or may not solve other issues you have with your machine.
2. The fixes are specific to your problem and should only be used for this issue on this machine.
3. If you don't know or understand something, please don't hesitate to ask.
4. Please DO NOT run any other tools or scans while I am helping you.
5. It is important that you reply to this thread. Do not start a new topic.
6. Your security programs may give warnings for some of the tools I will ask you to use. Be assured, any links I give are safe.
7. Absence of symptoms does not mean that everything is clear.

If you can't access the internet with your infected computer you will have to download and transfer any programs to the computer you're using now and transfer them to the infected computer with a CD-RW or a USB storage device. I prefer a CD because a storage device can get infected. If you use a storage device hold the shift key down while inserting the USB storage device for about 10 secs. You will also have to transfer the logs you receive back to the good computer using the same method until we can get the computer back on-line.
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Download [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] and save it to your desktop.

* Extract (unzip) the file to your desktop and a folder named USBVaccine will be created.
* Open that folder and double-click on USBVaccine.exe to start the program.
* Click Run
* Click the button to Vaccinate computer.
* Insert your USB flash drive.
* When the name of the drive appears in the dialog box, click the button to Vaccinate USB drive(s).
* Exit Panda USB and AutoRun Vaccine when done.

Note: Computer AutoRun Vaccination will prevent any AutoRun file from running, regardless of whether the removable device is infected or not. USB Vaccination disables the autorun file so it cannot be read, modified or replaced by malicious code. The [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] advises that once USB drives have been vaccinated, they cannot be reversed except with a format. If you do this, be sure to back up your data files first or they will be lost during the formatting process.

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Re: virus on memory stick

Post by m_manick82 on Sun Aug 26, 2012 6:20 pm

Hi
I had the exact same virus on my memory stick, through testing it had spread to 3 other memory sticks.
I followed the steps attached and through running the Panda USB software all 3 memory sticks have been cleaned up and even after reformatting (enabling the auto run file) the virus has stopped.

Thanks for the advice SupaDave.

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Re: virus on memory stick

Post by Superdave on Sun Aug 26, 2012 11:28 pm

You're welcome.

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Re: virus on memory stick

Post by sling15 on Sun Sep 09, 2012 1:21 am

hi just curious.....once that person clicks the vaccinate computer and then vaccinate usb that gets rid of this virus from both the pc and the usb and you never have to worry about it again?????

also does the user lose his documents etc from his usb/pc when he uses this program????

i tried many anti viruses which failed to deal with this same virus

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Re: virus on memory stick

Post by Superdave on Sun Sep 09, 2012 7:33 pm

hi just curious.....once that person clicks the vaccinate computer and then vaccinate usb that gets rid of this virus from both the pc and the usb and you never have to worry about it again?????

also does the user lose his documents etc from his usb/pc when he uses this program????

Just to be on the safe side we could run some scans on the computer to see what's there. Do you wish to do that?
No, the Panda Vaccine shouldn't affect your documents.

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Re: virus on memory stick

Post by sling15 on Sun Sep 09, 2012 8:20 pm

okay thanks man

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