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mokkaman

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Avast boot time scan problem
« on: April 24, 2010, 04:14:41 AM »
Avast found a virus while i did a boot time scan of whole system..

it showed an zipped file with .exe as win32:agent-ajgc(pup)

i clicked 7 (ignore) and then scanned the same file after logging in,
but avast said no threat found..

Why is this and wat must i do??

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Re: Avast boot time scan problem
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2010, 04:55:13 AM »
First, the (PUP) is Potentially Unwanted Program and not all scans are set to look for PUPs. It looks like the boot-time scan does, but whatever scan you did doesn't check for PUPs by default.

What was the other scan that you did ?
e.g. Quick, Full Scan, Folder select, etc.
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Re: Avast boot time scan problem
« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2010, 01:52:44 PM »
Submit the file to www.virustotal.com and post back the results.
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