Z-Connect Virus Trouble
Posted on 2009-05-19
I seem to have a virus or something like it, a trojan perhaps? That is making my life a living hell basically. My Internet connection is a 3G wireless broadband connection which dials up to make a connection, etc. Lately for no reason at all I seem to have acquired some nasty virus that keeps disconnecting my Internet, creating a connection called z-connect and then trying to dial it.
The strange thing is, the z-connect connection tries to dial 000 which is the emergency number for Australia (instead of 911 like the U.S).
I've scanned with Malwarebytes, AVG and Spybot Search & Destroy in safe mode to no avail. I don't wan to have to format my PC for such a trivial issue that plain bugs me.
In my c:\ directory files with weird names like this b6h8e7i9h3v2.exe keep showing up even after deleting them, same with the connection. The connection recreates itself even after I've deleted it.