View Full Version : Winlogon winf44.dll virus

01-08-2006, 05:42 PM
I have this virus in my system32 folder. AVG detects it but cant remove it as it says access is denied. I cant remove it from Hi Jack this, i tick the box to remove it and do another scan and it has reappeared. I have tried xoft spy and this didn't get it either. I have searched all winf44.dll using regedit and deleted them, but i still have the virus. All of this in safe mode with restore turned off. Any ideas??

01-08-2006, 05:50 PM
Sorry did not read all yr post properly.I have no comment

01-08-2006, 05:56 PM
Try running AVG in safe mode. It may be able to delete it then.

01-08-2006, 06:02 PM
It is a nasty password stealing virus according to my Google search.

Speedy Gonzales
01-08-2006, 07:22 PM
See if this (http://www.simplysup.com/) removes it.

Its a phishing trojan, by the looks of it, so dont bank online!

01-08-2006, 08:56 PM
cheers for the help guys. I was running AVG in safe mode but it still didn't work :yuck: I downloaded a programme called Haxfix (http://users.telenet.be/marcvn/tools/haxfix.exe) which got rid of it :thumbs:
Must say it was prob. the most stubborn virus i have dealt with