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    Goron goron Kumagoro's Avatar
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    Java bytever A-1 virus/trojan

    I noticed something was up with my computer and ran the online virus scan at It reported back that i had three Java bytever A-1 files, which i deleted and my computer was back to normal.

    When i did a search on google however i couldnt really find any info on what it does. Anyone know anything?

    It seemed to be using my internet connection for something though, i guess using me as a spam server.

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    Common Sense Advocate Rabs's Avatar
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    • Rabs's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte Z170X Gaming 7
      • CPU:
      • Intel Core i7 6700K
      • Memory:
      • 2 x 8GB Corsair Vengeance Red
      • Storage:
      • 256GB Samsung 950 Pro Nvme, 1TB Seagate HD
      • Graphics card(s):
      • EVGA Nvidia 970OC
      • PSU:
      • Coolermaster Ethusiast 850W
      • Case:
      • Coolermaster Stacker STC 101
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10
      • Monitor(s):
      • Benq GW2760 27"
      • Internet:
      • Virgin Cable 200/12
    Sounds like the common byteverifier bug in java, get up to date with windows update to stop it happening again

    EDIT: Something exploiting the byteverifier bug (a lot of viruses and spyware do).
    Last edited by Rabs; 13-06-2004 at 01:23 PM.

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