[AI] I might have a solution for a virusthatcreates"autorun.inf"

Abdul Razique 1988.abdul at gmail.com
Sun Feb 10 03:49:18 EST 2008


Hello Vikas sir
I also had this virus in my pen drive. Nod 32 helped me clean this virus. No 
need to format the pen drive.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Vikas Kapoor" <dl.vikas at gmail.com>
To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
Sent: Sunday, February 10, 2008 12:24 PM
Subject: Re: [AI] I might have a solution for a 
virusthatcreates"autorun.inf"


> The question is not setting the things correct on your pen drive, that one
> can also do by completely formatting the device, the most worrisome issue 
> is
> whenever it is inserted again in my computer, it reappears. Now the 
> question
> is how to get rid of this from my own system once and for all which seems 
> to
> be targeting every removable/external drives.
> Vikas Kapoor,
> MSN Id:dl_vikas at hotmail.com, Yahoo&Skype Id: dl_vikas,
> Mobile: (+91) 9891098137.
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Syed Imran" <syed.fame at gmail.com>
> To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
> Sent: Sunday, February 10, 2008 12:15 PM
> Subject: Re: [AI] I might have a solution for a virus
> thatcreates"autorun.inf"
>
>
> Hi Vikas
>
> Try doing the following:
> After deleting all the files in your pen drive, open cmd and navigate to
> your pen drive folder.
> Press tab and keep a note of how many "malicious" files are present in 
> your
> pen drive. And then: check to see if your system has wsscript.exe process
> running in the background. If wscript.exe is running, turminate the 
> process
> and try deleting the files on pen drive.
> Note: when you are going to delete the files, go to the pen drive by run
> diolog .
> If you hear something like "zero items", go to tools>options>view> and 
> turn
> off the option that says "hide protected operating system files" and press
> apply button and press "apply to all button" and close the box.
>
> With best regards
> syed Imran
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Vikas Kapoor" <dl.vikas at gmail.com>
> To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
> Sent: Saturday, February 09, 2008 8:43 PM
> Subject: Re: [AI] I might have a solution for a virus that
> creates"autorun.inf"
>
>
>> Yes my pen drive does, but even if you delete it manually, the main
>> problem,
>> that is "access denied" doesn't solve it!
>> Vikas Kapoor,
>> MSN Id:dl_vikas at hotmail.com, Yahoo&Skype Id: dl_vikas,
>> Mobile: (+91) 9891098137.
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Syed Imran" <syed.fame at gmail.com>
>> To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
>> Sent: Saturday, February 09, 2008 8:39 PM
>> Subject: [AI] I might have a solution for a virus that creates
>> "autorun.inf"
>>
>>
>> Dear friends
>>
>> Does anyone's pen drive contain a file named "Autorun.inf"? if yes, I
>> found
>> out the way to get rid of such a malicious program (manually). Write to
>> the
>> list for more information.
>>
>> With best regards
>> Syed Imran
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