Solved

virus infected svchosts.exe file

Posted on 2003-12-06
3
965 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-28
This file has been isolated because it is infected. What if any are the implications. How can I restore a clean vestion or do I need to bother?
0
Comment
Question by:stewartjacobs
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
3 Comments
 
LVL 32

Expert Comment

by:LucF
ID: 9887632
Hi stewartjacobs,

If your system is running fine, I assume the virus was erased completely, if you can I suggest you delete that file.

Greetings,

LucF
0
 
LVL 32

Accepted Solution

by:
LucF earned 300 total points
ID: 9887634
svchosts.exe wich holds the virus isn't the same as the normal windows system file.
0
 
LVL 32

Expert Comment

by:LucF
ID: 9887676
glad to help ;-)
0

Featured Post

Creating Instructional Tutorials  

For Any Use & On Any Platform

Contextual Guidance at the moment of need helps your employees/users adopt software o& achieve even the most complex tasks instantly. Boost knowledge retention, software adoption & employee engagement with easy solution.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

No single Antivirus application (despite claims by manufacturers) will catch or protect you from all Virus / Malware or Spyware threats. That doesn't stop you from further protecting yourself however - and this article is to show you how.
Configuring Remote Assistance for use with SCCM
With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…
In this video, viewers will be given step by step instructions on adjusting mouse, pointer and cursor visibility in Microsoft Windows 10. The video seeks to educate those who are struggling with the new Windows 10 Graphical User Interface. Change Cu…

630 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question