View Full Version : Bitcoin Virus - Please help

17-09-2012, 06:03 PM
I have a bit coin virus on my PC, which Microsoft Security found and I delete the processes and .exe files which they run under.
New ones just keep showing up whenever i9 start up my PC. I do not have the best knowledge of computers so please try to keep replies simple :)
I run win7 64bit.

Thanks in advance.

Speedy Gonzales
17-09-2012, 06:11 PM
See if this helps (http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/protect/forum/mse-protect_scanning/bitcoin-mining-software-detected-by-mse-reappears/7300ea17-f2e8-4e80-b29f-e7798db039b6?msgId=105851eb-a6c1-4d47-8c6c-a511e8e6a8c9)

Get ccleaner to remove the temp files etc (http://www.ccleaner.com) where it says advanced in the install select it then if it wants to install Chrome or something by Google, untick it, you dont need it

17-09-2012, 06:14 PM
Thanks I will try this as soon as I can

Speedy Gonzales
17-09-2012, 06:15 PM
Do you have skype?? You could get teamviewer then send the ID and password to me in a PM. But you need 10 posts first to do it. And I could have a look

17-09-2012, 07:10 PM
Can we try using Team viewer please? :) Do u have something like a steam account which i can send you my details on? thanks :)

Speedy Gonzales
17-09-2012, 07:14 PM
Dont have steam, do you have skype?? I sent a message to someone on skype with the same name youre using in here. All I need is the ID and password, if you install teamviewer.

17-09-2012, 07:20 PM
yes, my skype name is lucas_fennell :)
FINIZLE is my old account haha :)

17-09-2012, 07:29 PM
Sorry that was confusing, the account you added I no longer use.
lucas_fennell is my new one.

Speedy Gonzales
17-09-2012, 07:55 PM
Well I sent a message to someone lol

17-09-2012, 08:22 PM
so far MSE hasn't picked up any virus' on start up, ill run a scan. Thank you :)

Speedy Gonzales
17-09-2012, 08:26 PM
A full scan. Dont know if flash finished copying across, but if it didnt, redownload it then install it