hidden worm\steph

  tunny1 20:22 03 Jul 03
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I run xp home and avg \avg reports a virus in c:\system volume information\ restore and tells me to run avg for windows.I have done this and run two online virus checks nothing found i still get the message can anyone help

  VoG II 20:24 03 Jul 03

Disable System Restore. That should clear it, do a scan to be sure. Then re-enable System Restore.

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  woodchip 20:28 03 Jul 03

Volume is the MBR on the drive

  VoG II 20:38 03 Jul 03

Sorry woodchip, in XP it is the folder where System Restore sub-folders reside.

  woodchip 20:44 03 Jul 03

OK as you know yours is XP mine is 98, but why can't it see it

  VoG II 20:46 03 Jul 03

AVG can see it but cannot delete or quarantine because these folders and files are protected within Windows.

  woodchip 20:51 03 Jul 03

Right got you, protected but not protected from the little blighters

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