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Old 10-25-2008, 03:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi,
My kingston USB stick pops up the spyware mssg when i plug in my uni computer, but not with my computer... I did some research about it and found out it is low level threat ... How can i get rid of it and the one in my computer?
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Hello,

What anti-virus are you using on your own computer?

The conventional autorun.inf poses no security risk, but this may be some kind of trojan. Whether the threat is real or not, just to be on the safe side I would remove the file in question. Better yet, I'd make a backup of all your important files on your USB flash drive and format it. You could give it another scan afterwards.
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Autorun virus possibly
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