troubleshooting Question

arcldr.exe arcsetup.exe issues, virus?

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Windows 2000Anti-Virus Apps
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1. Compaq DL380G2, Win2K SP3, Recovery Console option installed

2. a virus scan reported Viking.lu infection in arcldr.exe and arcsetup.exe in c:\.

3. File info:

  arcldr.exe:
  242176 bytes in size
  created 12-7-99
  modified: 7-22-02
  File version:  1.0.0.0
  no other entry in properties page except this: Language: Chinese (PRC)

  arcsetup.exe:
  255488 bytes in size
  created:  12-7-99
  modified:  7-22-02
  File version:  1.0.0.0
  no other entry in properties page except this: Language: Chinese (PRC)

4. Versions in c:\WINNT\$NtServicePackUnistall$ show:

  arcldr.exe:
  148992 bytes in size
  created:  4-6-07 (when I ceated this system)
  modified:  12-7-99
  property info is not displayed as in versions above (?)

  arcsetup.exe:
  162816 bytes in size
  created:  4-6-07 (when I ceated this system)
  modified:  12-7-99
  property info is not displayed  (?)

5. Versions in c:\WINNT\ServicePackFiles\i386 show:

  arcldr.exe:
  150528 bytes in size
  created:  7-22-02
  modified:  7-22-02
  property info is not displayed  (?)

  arcsetup.exe:
  163840 bytes in size
  created:  7-22-02
  modified:  7-22-02
  property info is not displayed  (?)


I'm hesitant to have the virus scanner "fix" these two files.

Questions:

1. are the ones in c:\ valid?

2. If not, can I replace them directly?
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