Virus, Worms & Trojans

 

Anti-Virus Applications, Downloads, Tools & Specialty Help Sites

Malware Removal Forum is a one stop page with steps and links for removing malware.

W32/Nimda@MM Help Center


AVG is a FREE anti-virus application.

Trojan Hunter 4 (try it for FREE)

Anti-Virus Downloads

Windows Live Safety Center is a FREE online PC scanning utility.

Panda Software's: FREE (ONLINE) Active Scan

Software patches and complete instructions for dealing with the CODE RED worm are available at Digital Island.

"The Cleaner" from
Moorsoft.com is the best detector and remover of trojans around.

Anti-Viral Toolkit Pro found a virus in about 6 OTHER files I had that Norton knew I had but couldn't tell me which file it was in after getting rid of the one it did know the virus was in. You can get their virus definition updates. Their primary pages are: www.kaspersky.com, www.avp.ch, and www.avp.ru.  


Beagle

Symantec's: W32.Beagle.V@mm page NASA's Beagle page (3/29/04)


Bugbear

NIPC's: W32.Bugbear@mm or I-Worm.Tanatos

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS01-027
Internet Explorer 5.01

Internet Explorer 5.5


Cookies

 

edge.ru4 (Pest Patrol)

 

Hoaxes

 

Urban Legends Reference Pages: is a good place to find out about Virus Hoaxes



Korgo

F-Secure Virus Descriptions : Korgo  


Major Anti-Virus Centers

SYMANTIC Antivirus Research Center has a virus removal tools page.
Microsoft's: Security Anti-Virus Information

Message Labs/viruseye
The National Infrastructure Protection Center
Webopedia's: Virus Links Page is a great place to start to find out anything about a virus you may think that you have.
Free detection and removal tools for the top viruses (CENTRAL COMMAND)
PARASITES, VIRUSES and OTHER SECURITY ISSUES


Sobig (the world's fastest growing virus)

SoBig: What You Need to Know

Effective Immunity

McAfee's Sobig Virus Profile

Central Command's: What is Worm/Sobig.E?
Symantec's: W32.Sobig.E@mm Removal Tool

New modification of Win32.HLLM.Reteras mass-mailer quickly climbs up virus ratings (this is another name for the Sobig virus)

Virus Alert: W32.Sobig.F@mm (08/19/2003)



Trojans


Don Kelloway has a very good site with information about trojans and how to deal with trojans.

The Nohack Project

Tim O'Leary information about Trojans
Trojan Cleaners

Trojan List from Megasecurity.org
also has Trojan Information.

About.com's: Trojans
 



Worms


Yahoo Webmail Worm on the Loose (6/06) W32.Netsky@mm Removal Tool (Symantec)



Other Anti-Virus Links & Articles


W32.Gibe@mm Removal Tool

Ferocious new Mydoom variant destroys files

EAV: Everything About Virii

Meet the brilliant (yet evil) Nimda worm

The trouble with Internet Explorer

Home PCs at most risk from Nimda

'Goner' E-Mail Worm Strikes Hard

Windows Update is THE place to update your critical downloads. These include security patches that help stop the spread
of viruses.

A recent virus note from Woodys Watch

Smith pleads guilty to Melissa virus

Bubble Boy

THE INTERNATIONAL PUBLICATION ON COMPUTER VIRUS PREVENTION, RECOGNITION AND REMOVAL

Strategic Technology Protection Program (STPP) "This two-phase program represents an unprecedented mobilization of Microsoft's people and resources to integrate product, services and support."

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