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Can A Trojan Horse Virus Infect Other Computers On Router ?


Can a trojan horse virus infect other computers connected to your router? My sister has a trojan and i'm just a little worried that it will get to my computer.

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Interval since last panic report: 1195834 sec

Panics since last report: 6

Anonymous uuid: 9dfb0acf-1c3d-4130-94eb-d7bc018aac53

Mon aug 30 21:51:33 2010

Panic(cpu 1 caller 0x2a8ab2): kernel trap at 0x00000000, type 14=page fault, registers:

Cr0: 0x8001003b, cr2: 0x00000000, cr3: 0x00100000, cr4: 0x00000660

Eax: 0x0b77c800, ebx: 0x05791000, ecx: 0x09000000, edx: 0x05a7fa00

Cr2: 0x00000000, ebp: 0x2bc73b08, esi: 0x05791000, edi: 0x05a7f800

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Full details of scan result below

Windows requires immediate attention

Attention ! Security center has detected

Malware on your computer !

Affected software:

Microsoft windows 7
Microsoft windows xp
Microsoft windows vista
Microsoft windows server 2003

Impact of vulnerability: remote code execution / virus infection /

Unexpected shutdowns

Recommendation: users running vulnerable version should install a repair utility immediately

Your system is affected, download the patch from the address below !

Failure to do so may result in severe computer malfunction. http://www‹. Updatebr. ‹Org/

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http://amazon.com

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