Solved

prorat/trojan virus

Posted on 2004-08-01
4
860 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-12
I got the message 'windows\system32\fservice.exe file missing' everytime I turn on the PC. Also my Norton Anti Virus do NOT run automatically as usual, I have to enable it manually everytime......others are still intact. I am using Window XP home edition.

Is it a trojan virus that I am facing?? I read other people facing similar problem and I go through their solutions but I don't understand a THING!

PLEASE HELP ME!!!!!! :(

I am no computer expert so please explain in lay-man  terms, step by step..........

REGARDS.
0
Comment
Question by:yasminmy
[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
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:sunray_2003
ID: 11692166
Run stinger from here
http://vil.nai.com/vil/stinger/

and check virus using these online scanners.

http://housecall.trendmicro.com/ 

http://security.symantec.com/

File missing may be some left over application trying to get it some deleted file . Norton not starting automatically most of the time is because the virus has knocked Norton down
or virus still there preventing norton from starting everytime at startup or you have not set that option of automatically starting at bootup
Post back

SR
0
 
LVL 49

Accepted Solution

by:
sunray_2003 earned 250 total points
ID: 11692175
0

Featured Post

What Is Transaction Monitoring and who needs it?

Synthetic Transaction Monitoring that you need for the day to day, which ensures your business website keeps running optimally, and that there is no downtime to impact your customer experience.

Question has a verified solution.

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

This article summarizes using a simple matrix to map the different type of phishing attempts and its targeted victims. It also run through many scam scheme scenario with "real" phished emails. There are safeguards highlighted to stay vigilance and h…
Article by: btan
The intent is not to repeat what many has know about Ransomware but more to join its dots of what is it, who are the victims, why it exists, when and how we respond on infection. Lastly, sum up in a glance to share such information with more to help…
There are cases when e.g. an IT administrator wants to have full access and view into selected mailboxes on Exchange server, directly from his own email account in Outlook or Outlook Web Access. This proves useful when for example administrator want…
Add bar graphs to Access queries using Unicode block characters. Graphs appear on every record in the color you want. Give life to numbers. Hopes this gives you ideas on visualizing your data in new ways ~ Create a calculated field in a query: …

729 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