Virus Removal: boo/cidox.b

The boo/cidox.b virus can cause various problems on your system, including installing itself into the bootsector of your computer, the Master Boot Record (MBR). It can cause BSODs (Blue Screen Of Death), making your system inoperable. I recently had a client infected with this and their computer was getting a BSOD with a 0x50 PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA [...]

Malware Removal: Rootkit.Boot.Harbinger.a

There's a different form of malware floating around, in the form of a rootkit, known as Rootkit.Boot.Harbinger.a. Users are reporting audio ads streaming in the background, which causes the system to run extremely slow and slowing down their internet. It can open hundreds of different audio streams. It appears to disguise itself as a svchost.exe [...]