|You can try running a scan with Microsoft Security Essentials. It is available as a free download from Microsoft. Also, check out these tips for removing viruses from Windows 7 - http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/...|
Once the virus is removed, you may need to set IE8 back to default settings. To do this open IE > Tools > Internet Options > go to the Advanced Tab > and choose Reset.
Hope this helps!
IE Outreach Team