Forum discussion tagged with virus.
  1. kingston97bg

    Question Decryptor for Ransomware "righ."?

    Hello everyone! Before time ago I got infected with ransomware under the name "righ.". And since then, my files have been sitting in the clouds. My question is is there an option to fix it today? (Photos and videos only) You can join my PC with TeamViewer to drop an eye.
  2. L

    Question "Pirates Buster for e-book/Application (Decoder for Eisys)" taking up lots of space and cannot uninstall

    Hello all. So this is a program I've seen on my computer a long time ago, and I think it used to take up a relatively low amount of space, and thought it was not important. I was just optimizing windows and cleaning up files when I noticed this in both the Windows Settings -> Storage and...
  3. Muhammad Jahid

    Question Do I have to update Windows Defender virus,spyware and malware definitions every day?

    I am using windows 8.1 Home Edition. I know virus,spyware and malware definitions are files that are used to identify the malicious or potencially unwanted software. Do I have to update these definitions everyday or once a month?
  4. D

    Question Help with chrome virus

    When I restarted my computer and chrome popped up, a tab called "" showed up. When I closed it, it opened a new app with pornography on it. Whenever I opened a tab, a new tab of opened as well. After 2 minutes, it stopped doing it, and I scanned...
  5. AlbiDX

    Question PLEASE HELP

    I think I have a virus because like my time is showing this View: and my game is lagging and I am not sure what to do Anti Virus aint picking it up
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    Question Blue Screen :(

    Ok so here goes. Earlier today I clicked on a download link that was quite peculiar, my windows defender flagged it but I didn’t think it was harmful as Windows defender usually flags anything I download. But I was wrong. Afterwards random pop ups started opening for example CMD, Disk cleaner...

    [SOLVED] Whats the best Free AntiVirus program for windows 10?

    Hi,👋 In the past 24 hrs, I've had 3 viruses on my ultrabook. Windows defender failed to remove the viruses. I used ESET's virus removal tool to remove them successfully , what's the best free antivirus program, what would use the least amount of resources?
  8. P

    Question Normal Windows Behavior? Or a Trojan/Virus?

    I am hoping you can give me guidance and advice. I am running Windows 10 and only have Windows Defender. Recently Windows Defender found some threats, which it said it took care of. The threats were: Trojan:Win32/Vigorf.A Trojan:Win32/Skeeyah.A!MTB Trojan:Win32/Occamy.AA...
  9. louietien

    Question Is Vanguard Safe?

    Hey guys, I must admit I haven't really been doing much research on the subject, and haven't exactly traced it back to Valorant. But I just need an expert opinion. My friend notified me recently that he did a malware scan and had a bunch of backdoors, trojans and bitcoin miners on his computer...
  10. K

    Question Help with virus / rat

    Downloaded something for a game on a forum (DLL that I injected into my game) and now my pc is acting weird. I ran a malwarebytes scan and deleted everything it detected. I tried opening google chrome to download an antivirus to try to get rid of it but my chrome wouldn’t load any webpages...
  11. R

    Question SOLVED: Bitcoin Mining Virus (Masked as NVIDIA Corporation)

    Hey everyone, just an update. The lovely people from Bleeping Computer has helped me remove the virus completely and my Task Manager functionality restored. I'm not sure if you can share links to different forums here, but if anyone wants to read up on how how we were able to fix it. Or if you...
  12. clancefergie_

    Question suspicious things in Task Manager

    Recently I looked into my Task Manager to find two applications called "YourPhone.exe" and some program named "腾讯手游助手" I know its a virus or something so I don't want to touch the two programs at all. What exactly are these things and how do I remove them? I don't want to fiddle with it at all...
  13. P

    Question sound effect coming from my hard drive

    I've started having a strange issue on my Gateway PC when I save or open word and excel documents. It's intermittent, so I haven't been able to recreate the sound for anyone else. Basically, when I click on a file to open or click the save icon in my ribbon (Word, Excel 2007) the hard drive will...
  14. Cheat_

    Question Browsers Won't Open - Virus Suspected

    For some reason when I open chrome, it opens into a "new tab" but it won't let me alt tab into it or click from the taskbar to open it, I have tried uninstalling chrome and using Microsoft Edge's new chromium browser, it was working perfect for a good two or so days, but now it's doing the same...
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    Question I think I have a malware and I don't know to remove it.

    So I recently installed a program from a dodgy site and found that a new program called qemu machine control was running on task manager. I realised that this was a malware and removed it by going to regedit and ctrl + f finding and deleting all of its files. I then realised that this didnt do...
  16. K

    Question Computer is super slow after suspected virus - Malwarebytes found 8 cases

    My computer has been really really slow and at times I cannot control it at all, cannot CTRL + ALT + DEL, move mouse (it actually disappears), or type. At times I get the error - the sign in process couldn't display security and sign in options. I got McAfee and ran scans, it found no viruses...
  17. A

    Question I cant open apps withoot running it as admin and....

    cant open anything in Control Panel\System and Security\System such as advanced setting and remote settings im the admin account and i cant do anything with my laptop i know where the problem is and i fix it by making a reg file with this code Windows Registry Editor...
  18. J

    [SOLVED] So My Mouse Did Intelligent Moves By Its Own While Im Playing Game.

    So today i was playing Mount and Blade: Bannerlord, Tablut (boardgame) to be exact. Its from Steam (my brother has the account too) and original. While I was playing my mouse dragged and then clicked the ''Forfeit'' button, then accepted the warning. I tried to prevent it by dragging my mouse to...
  19. R

    [SOLVED] Can malware/virus be spread through screen sharing?

    Hey! Basically asking what the title says. My girlfriend is worried her new laptop will be infected by my laptop, given I've a virus, when watching a movie using some sort of screen sharing. I told her that is not going to happen since we're not on the same network, but I'm actually not...
  20. J

    Question Trojan Virus

    I suspected about some virus and checked it with BullGuard security. It found this file I went to the path and opened .dat as a text file and it had random letters in it, nothing intelligible. Is it wrong to open this folder or what kind of Trojan is it, i couldnt find much info about it on the...