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#16 OP richardsim7

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 12:49

Someone suggested an IRQ issue, I'll check that out tonight, but sounds promising! :)


#17 Haggis

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 12:58

Dont think it will be IRQ if nothing has changed

have you tried your card in your brother machine does that work fine?

#18 OP richardsim7

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 13:22

Yeah I didn't think so either but worth a shot.

Don't see why it wouldn't if his card produced the same problems as mine?

#19 OP richardsim7

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Posted 10 March 2013 - 23:43

SOLVED!! :D

Turns out it's a new virus called iehighutil.exe - some sort of remote bitcoin farming thing. I have NO idea how it got on my system :s

#20 Hum

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Posted 10 March 2013 - 23:47

^ Congrats -- patch up your system. :p

#21 OP richardsim7

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 00:11

Yeah, it's all gone now ;)

#22 Kami-

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 12:04

SOLVED!! :D

Turns out it's a new virus called iehighutil.exe - some sort of remote bitcoin farming thing. I have NO idea how it got on my system :s

Give you a hint 'most commonly distributed in pornographic/warez torrents' - that help?

#23 TheLegendOfMart

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 12:06

Give you a hint 'most commonly distributed in pornographic/warez torrents' - that help?

I got it and I don't use torrents, so try again.

#24 68k

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 12:12

Did your virus scanner pick it up, or did you find out about it yourself?

#25 Kami-

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 12:27

I got it and I don't use torrents, so try again.

Congratulations on your virtual STD... *claps... very slowly*