View Full Version : CUK Virus again?

4th May 2012, 11:00
Hit CUK General, get this


It's getting silly now.

Really think it's time to perma flounce from here.

4th May 2012, 11:01
A broken image virus?

4th May 2012, 11:01
Hit CUK General, get this


It's getting silly now.

Really think it's time to perma flounce from here.You surfin with an admin account?

4th May 2012, 11:03
You surfin with an admin account?

For dev work, not having an admin account in Windows is a right pain in the arse.

4th May 2012, 11:08
So that's a yes then :rolleyes:

4th May 2012, 11:22
I notice you weren't logged in - the logged out user notice is visible at the top of your image. Changing sockies were we? :rolleyes:

4th May 2012, 11:44
So that's a yes then :rolleyes:


Methinks a virtual machine to surf in might be an answer.

One that doesn't have any writeable shared folders accesible too.

I had some virus try to land itself in the Dropbox directory of an XP system. Dropbox got deinstalled from that system sharpish.

4th May 2012, 11:51
FWIW, Malwarebytes has been known to show false positives for at least one Exploit.Drop variant (http://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?showtopic=104279&view=findpost&p=515460).

I'm still digging around trying to find out more about it… :bang:

4th May 2012, 11:57
It seems Exploit.Drop variants can arrive via email and IM, in addition to compromised web sites. Sure you didn't get a bit too excited about the "pics" attached to that email from Yevgenia8735482@hotmail.ru? :wink

4th May 2012, 13:32
I run Chrome and have MSE up-to-date and running real-time, but don't see any of these warnings. Now I'm worried that I should be seeing warnings!

4th May 2012, 13:52
same as the other day for me, this has been happening for a couple of days.

At home today, non admin account ->

avast! | Security Center (http://www.avast.com/en-gb/lp-security-information-fp2?p_ext=&utm_campaign=Virus_alert&utm_source=prg_fav_70_0&utm_medium=prg_systray&utm_content=.%2Ffa%2Fen-gb%2Fvirus-alert-challenger2&p_vir=URL:Mal&p_prc=C:%5CProgram%20Files%20(x86)%5COpera%5COpera .exe&p_obj=http://widetwobuttwo.dyndns.info/mix/&p_var=.%2Ffa%2Fen-gb%2Fvirus-alert-default2&p_pro=0&p_vep=7&p_ves=0&p_lqa=0&p_lsu=24&p_lst=0&p_lex=168&p_lng=en&p_lid=en-gb&p_elm=7&p_vbd=1426)

5th May 2012, 09:50
Yes, you may get malvare, spyware, viruses and downtime on a daily basis on M$ Windows but at least it's commercially supported unlike Linux which, despite being malvare-, spyware-, virus- and downtime-free, is not commercially supported...

5th May 2012, 12:15