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Windows Antivirus 2010


This rogue Malware will ‘scan your computer’ and report various Virus and Trojan infections, but won’t clean them unless you buy the anti-virus cleaner. However the report it gives shows legitimate Windows programs, so if you try and manully delete them you may stop windows working altogether

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Antivirus 2010 will also prevent you from running any programs, this is a defense mechanism and you may be greeted with the following error

Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to access the item.

If you are you can use a simple method; go to a Command Prompt and type the following command to give the Everyone group permission to use the file again:

cacls <full path to the program> /G Everyone:F

As an example, if you attempt to launch Malwarebytes’ and it gives the above error, then you would type cacls “c:\program files\Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware\mbam.exe” /G Everyone:F and press enter on your keyboard. Once you enter that command and press enter, everyone on your computer will then have access to the file again.

 

To Remove it

Start windows in safe mode
click on Start Button -> the RUN
Type MSCONFIG and press enter

You will be greeted with a box in the middle of the screen
click the Startup TAB and look for any entries that look ‘odd’ , it may be a word thats complete nonses such as olfdvvidk.dll or something similar.
Simply untick the startup option, apply and exit – your machine will reset

This will simply stop the file from running at startup

You will need to download and install MalwareBytes from www.malwarebytes.com

As soon as you’ve downloaded it – run it – update the database and you should be good to go after an hour or so.