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infrom.exe ldup and other virusey things

For the past few months everytime I used one particular pen drive every computer networked to whatever I was plugged into started to crash or have serious problems over the coming days. I became suspicious that something odd was happening on the pen drive.

I just switched on the 'view system files' thing and noticed I had the following:
infrom.exe
a file called NT Config which included ldup and ld program looking things

I opened the My Safe folder in my new lap top and noticed the same programs had found their way in there!

And then I checked my old pen drive and found them on there as well. How do I get rid of these, and anything else problematic, for once and for all?

Thanks. I've been saving these questions up.

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finallyjoining
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phototropicCommented:
infrom.exe is present on many pendrives. Take a look at this:

http://www.computing.net/security/wwwboard/forum/19560.html

Follow the directions in this link, then post a link to a new HijackThis log.
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