W32.Korgo Removal Tool

Freeware – Symantec – Windows

Symantec Security Response has developed a removal tool to clean the infections of the following variants of the Korgo worm.

Symantec Security Response has developed a removal tool to clean the infections of the following variants of the Korgo worm:

The W32.Korgo Removal Tool does the following:
– Terminates the W32.Korgo viral processes.
– Deletes the W32.Korgo files.
– Deletes the registry values that the worm adds.

HOW TO:
· Download the FixKorgo.exe file
· Save the file to a convenient location, such as your downloads folder or the Windows desktop, or removable media known to be uninfected.
· To check the authenticity of the digital signature, refer to the “Digital signature” section later in this writeup.
· Close all the running programs before running the tool.
· If you are on a network or if you have a full-time connection to the Internet, disconnect the computer from the network and the Internet.
· If you are running Windows Me or XP, then disable System Restore. Refer to the “System Restore option in Windows Me/XP” section later in this writeup for further details.

· Caution: If you are running Windows Me/XP, we strongly recommend that you do not skip this step.

· Do one of the following:
· If you are running Windows NT/2000/XP, skip to step 8.
· If you are running Windows 95/98/Me, restart the computer in Safe mode. For instructions, read the document, “How to start the computer in Safe Mode.”

· Double-click the FixKorgo.exe file to start the removal tool.
· Click Start to begin the process, and then allow the tool to run.
· Restart the computer.
· Run the removal tool again to ensure that the system is clean.
· If you are running Windows Me/XP, then re-enable System Restore.

Download W32.Korgo Removal Tool for Windows

Posted on January 23, 2009 at 5:12 pm by Fugazi · Permalink
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