W32/Duload-A

Category: Viruses and Spyware Protection available since:23 Aug 2002 00:00:00 (GMT)
Type: Win32 worm Last Updated:17 Apr 2003 00:00:00 (GMT)
Prevalence: No Reports

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Aliases

  • Worm.P2P.Duload.a

Affected Operating Systems

Windows

Recovery Instructions:

Please follow the instructions for removing worms.

Please follow the instructions for removing worms.

You will also need to edit the following registry entries, if they are present. Please read the warning about editing the registry.

At the taskbar, click Start|Run. Type 'Regedit' and press Return. The registry editor opens.

Before you edit the registry, you should make a backup. On the 'Registry' menu, click 'Export Registry File'. In the 'Export range' panel, click 'All', then save your registry as Backup.

Locate the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE entries:

HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
Windows System Configure = C:\<Windows System folder>\ SystemConfig.exe

HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices\
Windows System Configure = C:\<Windows System folder>\ SystemConfig.exe

and remove any references to Windows System Configure = C:\<Windows System folder>\ SystemConfig.exe.

Each user has a registry area named HKEY_USERS\[code number indicating user]\. For each user locate the entry:

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
Windows System Configure = C:\<Windows System folder>\ SystemConfig.exe

and delete it if it exists.

Close the registry editor.

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