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Windows 7: trojan fake alert 5?

20 Mar 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1
 
 
trojan fake alert 5?

what is trojan fake alert 5?
My Bitdefender internet security 2010 is CRAZY and start delete everything.
always shows the mesage trojan fake alert 5.
Help please!

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20 Mar 2010   #2

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit,Windows 7 ultimate 32 bit,Windows XP sp3 home
 
 

download and scan with...
1.mbam Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware : Malwarebytes
2.sas SUPERAntiSpyware.com | Remove Malware | Remove Spyware - AntiMalware, AntiSpyware, AntiAdware!

and this is a specific tool from mcafee
McAfee Labs Stinger

McAfee Threat Center

Quote:
A new Stinger has been developed to specifically target "FakeAlert" threats being seen in the wild. This version of Stinger Detects and removes the following "FakeAlert" Variants
hope this helps
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20 Mar 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1
 
 

HEEELP!!! i tried everything but no solution.
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20 Mar 2010   #4

Arch Linux 64-bit
 
 

Did you try what thathagat suggested?

You might find it more helpful posting on the official BitDefender forum.

BitDefender Forum
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20 Mar 2010   #5

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit,Windows 7 ultimate 32 bit,Windows XP sp3 home
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by panais View Post
HEEELP!!! i tried everything but no solution.
well its a major bad update of BD DEFINITIONS that's causing this...The problem is only affecting users of the x64 versions

READ HERE....Bad Update Or....? - Please Check Http://forum.bitdefender.com/index.php?showtopic=18789 For Updates - BitDefender Forum

two quotes from the thread:
Quote:
I'm getting this too. Before I could shut off BitDefender it quarantined most of my system, including BitDefender itself!

What do I do? Most programs do not work. The computer barely booted (did some kind of repair first).

How do I unquarantine the files without BitDefender?

HELP!

Quote:
Bitdefender is going crazy today!!!... it blocks all the EXE files including cmd.exe....the trojan name called fake5
Hurry up...we need fixes soon
I've turned the realtime protection!!
even bullguard which uses BD definitions is experiencing the same....so take care
BullGuard Antivirus, Antispyware, Firewall, Spamfilter, Backup and Support - all the security you need in one package!
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21 Mar 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit Version 6.1 (build 7600.16385)
 
 

Looks like Bitdefender also got what Avast! went through.
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21 Mar 2010   #7

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

If you are still having problems, I would do a clean reinstall of your OS...
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21 Mar 2010   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1
 
 

I full format,clean install,setup everything from the begining and full backup.
As i said i have done clean install etc and backup.
Now i will test some AV/internet security and choose.
For now i use comodo internet security.FREE
I will test also...
Avast.FREE
Avast Internet Security.PAID
Norton internet Secirity.PAID
Karpesky internet Secirity.PAID
Any opinion which is best?
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Comodo NO good,block my <<safe>> translate dictionary without reason and active stupid.
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21 Mar 2010   #9
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

If you're going to pay for a security suite, then go with either Kaspersky or Avira Premium Security Suite.

Internet Security Software 2010 for Home Computer Security - Kaspersky Lab United States

Personal firewall and anti spam in anti virus Security Suite - Avira AntiVir
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21 Mar 2010   #10

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacee View Post
Witch one is better?
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