Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Win32 Conficker Removal Tools

Domain controllers not responsive?
Slow network?
Can't access online security websites such as McAfee and Kaspersky ?
Windows Automatic Updates disabled?

If you have the above symptoms in your computer then you can start to panic now because tomorrow is 1st of April and the Win32 Conficker worm/virus is set to activate on that date. In other word, its ALIVE!!!!

But fret not, the good people from Microsoft and few other anti virus companies have already come up with removal tools. Choose which of the removal tools you prefer, download and run it. If you are unsure, just download all and run all, one by one.

The removal tools listed (Go and download. Its free):

For more details on the Conficker worm/virus including how to ensure you have a clean system, go to the Microsoft official website regarding the Conficker issue .

Happy Detecting and Removing.

Die Worm



  1. F-Secure has the FAQ here http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/00001636.html and the removal tool http://support.f-secure.com/enu/home/onlineservices/fsec/fsec.shtml

  2. Luckily my NOD32 has stopped the virus. I caught it through my college WIFI network.

  3. Nilesh: YEah, that too. =). Thanks for the info.

    Cherrylynnie: April Fool? =p

    hyperX: Well, having anti spywaare and antivirus is the basics... All need to have and also updated definitions.. =)

  4. It's good at least that there was advance warning for the Conficker worm; i'm sure a lot of people were spared a lot of hardship because of this


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