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My Virus Protection - Invircible - is currently popping up to warn me that mstask is attempting to open systems32/WinLab32.exe. I suspect the worst, but am reluctant to delete the file until I know what I'm doing.
A virus scan does not show anything untoward.
Can anyone guide me please.
rgds

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SheharyaarSaahil earned 125 total points
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Hello Misafi =)

Delete it, it must be realted to Worm W32/SDBOT-KB >> http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32sdbotkb.html
If u want u can try to Run Stinger in Safemode ==> http://vil.nai.com/vil/stinger
Good Luck :)
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before do that and if you use XP you should turn off system restore
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