"Police" virus

Discussion in 'PC Technical Talk' started by Graham J, May 18, 2013.

  1. Graham J

    Graham J Guest

    Is there a free tool to remove the "police" (UKash) virus? Malwarebytes
    removes bits of it, but not enough to stop it.

    Spyhunter claims to find it, but then wants you to buy it, so it is as
    bad as the "police" virus itself.

    Any ideas, please?
    Graham J, May 18, 2013
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  2. This is probably too late but I've found combofix to be effective in
    the past.
    Robin Faichney, May 27, 2013
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  3. Graham J

    Graham J Guest

    Thanks - starting in safe mode allowed me to find where it had hidden
    the program (in C:\ProgramData), and ther various camouflaged shortcuts
    that tried to re-start it.

    Graham J, May 27, 2013
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