W32.Pinfi Problem With Explorer
Posted on 2004-05-02
My Computer illiterate family has somehow got a virus in their computer. A quick scan through reveals the computer being infiltrated by W32.pinfi. I deleted the String from explorer and ran the VirusScan stuff. Apparently when ever someone clicks on something on the desktop,tries to open a Folder or file, or try to use Internet Explorer, The explorer.exe shuts down and restarts and the message "Windows cannot find C:\Windows\System32\cmd32.exe cannot be found" i know cmd32.exe is a virus and it not being found is a good thing, meaning my norton deleted it sucessfully.... but i do not understand why explorer keeps trying to open that program and i can't get it working... help please!!! I'm sorta desperate but i do not have points enough to give 500.. Hope someone has pity to give me an answer.. THANK YOU!