|I ran a full scan with Malwarebytes and it came up with zero -- nothing but repeated "No malicious items detected" statements. I ran only the free version; might the paid version be more thorough still, go deeper in some way? |
After "sleeping" all night the machine is entirely mine, but (fuzzy understanding that I have) I think that it's just a matter of time before the botnet finds that the machine is awake. When it returns later, think I'll disconnect my Internet connection for a time as a way to "prove" this intruder, not that that will cure anything..