Ansgar -59cobalt- Wiechers
Re: Spyware/virus has taken over windows Administrator
darfun <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I've managed to download a virus or spyware that has taken over my
> administrator rights on my computer. [...] I am hoping to avoid having
> to do a total reinstall.
Once malware is running with admin privileges, your system is toast.
Backup your data, then flatten and rebuild the system.
"If a software developer ever believes a rootkit is a necessary part of
their architecture they should go back and re-architect their solution."