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"Fake" windows security alert???

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December 29, 2009 1:15:19 PM

keep recieving a "fake" windows security alert, saying my A/V is down and to install a malware blocker which is a Trojan virus, although the Virus is contained keep getting pop up to download, how do i find it and delete it?
December 29, 2009 2:51:41 PM

Empty the Internet Explorer cache and run an up-to-date anti-spyware & anti-virus scan.
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December 29, 2009 3:48:44 PM

Try Malwarebytes and ComboFix. Go into safe-mode with networking, download and install these and scan your computer.

http://www.malwarebytes.org/
http://www.combofix.org/
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January 5, 2010 7:11:43 AM

downloaded spy-bot, that done the trick, wiped it from the hard drive and used a system clean up scanner to clean out the temp internet files, but thx for the help
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