The Avast antivirus program has been up dated to version 7 this can be downloaded from http://www.avast.com/free-antivirus-download
We went to Whitnash near Leamington Spa on Tuesday the 21st of Feburary for a computer repair, to find a Trojan virus that was designed look like a police fine to scare users in to paying for a fake fine, Pretty easy to remove it took about an hour with updating the antivirus to a newer version and checking all clear happily virus removal a success.
First job Today is at Kenilworth Cleaning up a Hewlett Packard PC removing data and games and Setting up an email account. on this one as there was no data to keep we went straight to the emergency recovery partition and wiped the machine it was running very slow before the wipe after running like new and just needed the correct drivers for the added wireless adapter loading and a new email address for the new user.
We are now with a customer on Webster Avenue in Kenilworth, We are here to repair several computer problems.
The desktop computer here has Trojan viruses and malware which we removed and then updated the antivirus software.
We reset the Router to include Wireless security.
The Philips Laptop has wireless issues and a fan that is not working, We stripped the laptop, Cleaned the fan and then reassembled this solved the fan issue, Removed and reinstalled the wireless driver which gave us working wireless .
Good afternoon, We are now with a customer on Windy Arbour in Kenilworth, We are here to solve an issue a Files Permissions error with Internet Explorer and Outlook Express, The issue here turns out to be a piece of malware called IAV this needs to be removed from the Registry and then any associated files removed from the machine this one had an EXE, LSP, Toolbar, And a browser hijack, We removed all these and retested the PC all clear.
Good afternoon we are now with a customer on Heyville Croft in Kenilworth, We are here to remove a fake antivirus from a Sony Vaio laptop computer, The fake is called Internet Secuirity 2010 its aim is to relief you off some money for a product that does not exist.
Update This version seemed to be helped by a Trojan downloader virus and had attached its self to the system files in effect we were forced to lose the system restore folder or get the virus back.
Good Morning we are with a customer on Fishponds Road in Kenilworth, we are here because the customer has reported his laptop computer is running slow. After some investigation the computer was found to have a number of Trojan horse Viruses including the W32 patched virus. These were removed and the customers laptop computer was back to normal again.
Next today we are with a customer in Stoneleigh near Kenilworth, We are here to remove a fake antivirus called Personal Antivirus 2010, This computer was also infected with several Trojan Horse Viruses, and produced a Fake Blue Screen.
Good Morning and Happy New Year,
This morning we are with a customer in Kenilworth, We are here to remove a HTML Framer virus, After removing we also updated Internet Explorer to Version 8 and the customers version of AVG to Version 8
We are with a customer in Kenilworth, We are here to removal a worm called autorun.gl from a laptop and 3 pen drives. It seems the AVG installed is failing with this virus at the present time, so we have removed AVG and installed Avast Antivirus this was able to scan the laptop computer and remove all traces of the worm, We was then in a position to clean the Pen Drives using a utility downloaded from Avast.
Now we are in Kenilworth to investigate a Laptop Computer that is not able to send Emails, Upon Examining the reasons why we found the computer had been blocked by Spam Haus, It had been blocked because of Several Viruses on the computer including Rootkits, Trojan Horses, We removed theese and requested the block to be lifted.
Logan IT is a Computer Services company providing onsite services for its customers based in Coventry and Warwickshire. the Services provided include the likes of computer repair and virus removal for clients in their business premises or homes in the towns of Royal Leamington Spa, Warwick, Kenilworth, Stratford Upon Avon, Coventry and the villages in the surrounding Area.