sp2hosts.exe is infected with W32.Spybot.Worm

Posted on 2005-05-17
Last Modified: 2010-04-14

this is the first time i see that "sp2hosts.exe is infected with W32.Spybot.Worm"

please tell me what shud i do now

i am running Symantec Corporate Edition on my Server

Question by:manoj729
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    If I am not mistaken that exe file belongs to sygate personal firewall.. Do you have that firewall ? If yes , can you uninstall that firewall and reinstall it to see if that virus goes away.
    You may want to  log into safe mode and then check for virus aswell

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