SVCHOST

Discussion in 'ESET Smart Security' started by trbal, Dec 20, 2008.

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  1. trbal

    trbal Registered Member

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    Hi
    I have eset smart security with updated database 3707. My eset keeps on popping up a message object c:\windows\svchost.exe
    threat win32/PSW.wow.cmu.trojan cleaned by deleting quarantined. The message is up all the time. In the main screen i have 302 attacks and still going up help please.
     
  2. Marcos

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    Have you tried deleting the file in safe mode? You could also try installing EAV v4 beta which is able to remove resistant threats.
     
  3. trbal

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    Thanks

    svchost is system file isnt it? I will try 4 will keep u updated anyway i have done a file submission also.
     
  4. Marcos

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    c:\windows\system32\svchost.exe is a system file, but it doesn't mean it's necessarily clean.
     
  5. trbal

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    Ok

    I found one more in c:\windows have deleted in safe mode but when i log back it gives me the same pop up as virus detected.
     
  6. trbal

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    Thanks Marco

    4 Beta did th job it did also detect other 2 variants not detected by 3.0672
     
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