Solved been attacked by trojan virus

August 14, 2011 at 19:50:03
Specs: Windows XP
hi ,
i have been attacked by a trojan virus, my norton anti virus blocked some things, but i think some must of got through some how, i have lost everything, photos, programs, i done a full system scan with norton in safe mode ,but only picked up cookies, it wont go on to internet, something wrong with hard drive and memory or something it comes up with when i run the system diagnosis there were 5 issues it could not fix, said i needed to purchase advanced version, to repair, is this correct, if so where do i get it from.

thanks jason.

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August 14, 2011 at 19:53:05
hello, can some body help me!!!!!!!

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August 15, 2011 at 08:25:20
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no need to panic.
Start with a full scan from Malwarebytes:
fix all it finds.

I would also suggest to dump Norton like a hot potato...useless at the best of sure to use the uninstaller from the Norton Website or nothing else will work on your PC.
Then I would suggest Avast Free:
IMO the best AV on the internet and it's FREE for home use.
Let me know how you make out with the scan

You say you can't get on the internet:
Open IE and click on tools/internet options/connections/Lan Settings and uncheck use proxy server.
Close IE and open it again and you should be online to download malwarebytes.

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August 15, 2011 at 23:08:24
also how to retrieve old photos that have seemed to dissappear ???

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August 15, 2011 at 23:20:31

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August 15, 2011 at 23:27:28
not yet, im not at home, trying to download as much as can to fix when i get home.

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