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Fake alerts and trojans

\015 My avg keeps picking up fake alerts and there all end up in the virus vault but they keep coming back i also have malwarebytes anti malware pucked them up and quarentined them when i ran another scan it didnt pick them up this time but avg did ?\015

Answers :

If the anti virus is picking them up and quarantining them they are not fake.You could try SuperAntispyware remover.Install it and update it and run a complete scan of your hard drive.Then update your anti virus and run another complete scan with that.

Try the link.It may help.

http://www.superantispyware.com/
Firstly,

AVG has a habit of CONSTANTLY picking up these random and mostly annoying "Harmful" Viruses.

Reinstalling AVG helped me and it should help you too (Y) :).



Hope I helped

- donman92
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