How can i remove the trojan Zlob.Downloader.sit from my laptop?
I've tried every free anti-virus/spyware removal software to get rid of it.Spybot S&D finds it but won't delete it.It says to run a new scan as administrator, but i am already administrator.And apparently this trojan has messed the settings for windows and anti-virus updates,becasue i can't run any updates.If anyone has experience with this trojan and can help i would much appreciate it,because i don't know what else to do.
Asked By: noodle-chan - 1/26/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
The first step is to run SB as an admin, right click it then "run as admin", then turn off system restore, go to my computer right click it then select properties. Next click the system restore tab and untick the system restore box, apply. Now with SR off you're ready to perform a full system scan with either... More
Answered By: Mr.PainTrain - 1/26/2009
Additional Answers (8)
You must be using Vista. Right click the Spybot S&D shortcut and select Run As Administrator and let it find it again. It will remove it this time.
Answered By: Net Admin - 1/26/2009
hijack this might be able to kill it.
Answered By: zoltan - 1/26/2009
try avira antivirus and spybot download for free here http://guides4internet.blogspot.com
Answered By: hizer1970 - 1/26/2009
I have had this exact same trojan you dont need to have nortons just use whatever antivirus progs you have where it tells you to start nortons. Hijack this and others will not auto remove trust me I have had it myself... More
Answered By: x_the_one_n_only_x - 1/26/2009
If Spybot S&D is not deleting the detected Trojan, then use any other free Trojan, Virus, Spyware removal tools. There are many free Trojan, Virus, Spyware removal tools available on Internet. Download any of those Free Virus Removal tools and scan your computer to remove Trojans and Virus.
Answered By: boonx s - 1/26/2009
www.malwarebytes.org download>update & run. you have a spyware/malware trojan.this should remove it
Answered By: slyolefox - 1/26/2009
Have you tried AVG 8?. It worked for me.
Answered By: KENNy - 1/26/2009
Answered By: Bob T - 1/26/2009
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