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Old 06-07-12, 14:00
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Default Ammyy Scam

My brother almost fell for the Ammyy Scam. He installed to program, but we quickly closed it right before remote access. Soon after, we ran a factory reformat from cd on the computer in hopes to remove the malware.

My concerns are:
1. Will factory reformat remove the malware that was installed
2. Are any other computers that were connected to the internet through the same router also affected by the scam

I know this has been asked several times in the forum, but my concern is a little bit specific
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Old 06-07-12, 15:00
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Default Re: Ammyy Scam

A factory reinstall should have removed all traces of the malware. You should be fine.
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Old 06-07-12, 16:54
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How about the other computers, are they safe?
I have scanned them with Norton several times, and they always come clean. Is there a chance for them to be infected?
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I doubt they were infected.
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