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Hotmail virus!!!

Posted on 2009-07-03
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My hotmail have a virus that enables the following auto answer:



"Greetings,
 I would like to introduce a very good website to you .that is  www.ebuy68.com .They can offer  all kinds of electronical
products much more than  you expect,laptops ,gps ,TV LCD,cellphones,ps3,psp,MP3/4,motorcycles etc...Please take a look at it,there must be somethings you 'd like to purchase .
their products are original quality with very low price,they assure all of products do have Warranty Card so that you will not need to worry about the repair thing,please have a
try to contact their Online customer service.
Email : e.buy68@hotmail.com
MSN  : e.buy68@hotmail.com
Best regards"

And many of my contacts are receiving mails from me saying strange things... how i can get rid of this virus?

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Question by:Veljean
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pigletiger earned 125 total points
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The virus will be on your computer. I reccomend using Avast (a free antivirus) to get rid of it. I use Avast.
http://www.avast.com/eng/avast_4_home.html

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by:JeremySBrown
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Try scanning with the following:

  1. Combofix
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/how-to-use-combofix

  2. Dr. Web Anti-Virus
http://www.freedrweb.com/
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by:Veljean
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Thank you very much!
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