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get rid of Security tool

Hi

Some how my computer got a software called "Security Tool", Now it seems that i ahve a virus an this csecurity tool is showing me security alerts, i cant work.
How can i get rid of this and clean my computer, security tool is asking me to buy the software for $70 dollars, i think they are causing all these caos in my computer.

Please advise

thanks
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titorober23
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titorober23
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TolomirAdministratorCommented:
give www.prevx.com a try, to identify the malware.

Never pay for this, this will load aditional malware on your computer (cool businessmodel right ;-)

 
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msincorpCommented:
give this a try http://www.microsoft.com/security/malwareremove/default.aspx, it will fix you right up!

hope it helps.

msincorp
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phototropicCommented:
Here is a reliable guide from a respected site for getting rid of this infection:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-security-tool

Good luck!!!
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msincorpCommented:
Happy it worked out for you!!

Have a good one!

msincorp
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