Hello, I'm working on a friend's PC that got the "Fake MS Antivirus" virus.
I used Malwarebytes to remove, and cleaned up with AVG and Mc Afee.
DLLu Run: [Remote Control] m Run: [NUSB3MON] "C:\Program Files (x86)\Renesas Electronics\USB 3.0 Host Controller Driver\Application\nusb3mon.exe"m Run: [Asio Thk32Reg] REGSVR32. EXE/3000IE: Se&nd to One Note - C:\PROGRA~2\MICROS~2\Office14\ONBttn IE.dll/105IE: - - C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\ONBttn IE: - - C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\ONBttn IELinked TCP: Interfaces\ : Name Server = 192.168.1.1Filter: text/xml - - C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\OFFICE14\MSOXMLMF.
Virus prevents antivirus updating
All new installations should be fixed automatically (except when you install Avast offline).
Prevention To avoid this issue, follow these steps: Details Anyone using Avast Antivirus on a PC with Intel Skylake CPUs with Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel VT) enabled in the BIOS may be affected.
To avoid this issue, we recommend you repair your Avast Antivirus software (or update if you are not already using the latest version) before applying the Windows update.
Refer to the following articles for instructions: We released an emergency update to our user base to prevent and fix this BSOD issue.
All looks good, except that the redirects put in by the virus have blocked all update activity from microsoft (and some other tech sites.