View Full Version : virus....what do i do

01-01-2003, 10:47 AM
i got 2 virises thru love.scr...and they couldnt be repaired..dont want them 2 be neway..and they are in quarientee now...(sorry my spelling aint good)...what do i do now? delete? sumbit to sarc? or...leave them?

01-01-2003, 11:34 AM
Did you go to the Symantec site I posted yesterday Chris????? There should be a link on how to get rid of the virus there.



01-01-2003, 11:41 AM
Go to this link Chris, it will give you the way to remove it.


What virus scanner are you using. I would have thought it would have picked this one up

01-01-2003, 11:45 AM
i am using nortons antivirus 2003..
apparently it wasnt in a liveupdate the first time i received it..i did a update 2 days ago and then had none till last nite.this morning....and all the virusues are in quarentee...so they havent been run or anything..

so do i just delete the viruses since they havent been running on my system? or how do i find out if they have been running..or are running?

01-01-2003, 11:52 AM
If the viruses have not "run", then you should just delete them.

If they have "run", then visit here (http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/w32.yaha.h@mm.html) for full instructions.

(The forum corrupted the links above)

01-01-2003, 07:55 PM
Thanks for fixing up the links GF

01-01-2003, 10:11 PM
> Thanks for fixing up the links GF

No problem Baldy. Anything for the "Big Cheese"

02-01-2003, 10:34 AM

Would you like some yummy Gorgonzola (only 3 years old) or some freshly made Edam

03-01-2003, 09:00 AM
how do i know if the virus has "run"

03-01-2003, 09:03 AM
Is there anyone on here willing to use MSN to talk 2 me and help me find and edit the virus if it has run on my computer....Nortons antivirus aint picking anything up....and i am not a confident person when it comes to fiddling with serious settings for teh system..and just want someone to talk 2 thru the process...


03-01-2003, 09:53 AM
Hi Chris - You can chat with me on MSN at


03-01-2003, 11:15 AM
Hi Baldy..just added u..
and apparently i dont think i have one after all...
i did 3 scans this morning...liveupdated b4 and after each one...(silly i know but yeah)...and it decected nothing...but weirdly when i first got on the computer it told me i had a virus...but decect nothing......
Maybe i dont have..or is it coz its "running or has run b4" and it is not able to be found?

I should be on MSN around 2 maybe 3....hopefully earlier..
my msn addy is csinclair83 at man dot quik dot co dot nz

Catch ya sometime :-)