Re: Java Byte Verify virus

From: Taurarian (taurarianREMOVECAPS_at_hotmail.com)
Date: 02/17/05


Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2005 22:23:05 +1100

Hi, try this NG, they might have some good suggestions
news://msnews.microsoft.com/microsoft.public.security.virus
Security - Viruses

"Billjones85" <Billjones85@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:22E3F1A2-6B7C-451E-BCCF-D87D5CE2B40E@microsoft.com...
>I recently (stupidly) downloaded a few .exe files via a filesharing internet
> program and I seem to have picked up the above. AVG antivirus detects it but
> I can't delete it - it says it is an 'infected embedded object'?
>
> I started the PC this morning and it halted itself with a message (can't
> remember full details) saying something was trying to 'write to read only
> memory'?? From my limited knowledge this sounds like a virus. I reset the PC
> and it started OK.
>
> Can anyone help me get rid of this one?