Not sure if this is a virus or not

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itsme jojo Posts 8 Registration date Friday February 21, 2014 Status Member Last seen February 23, 2016 - Oct 31, 2015 at 06:00 PM
itsme jojo Posts 8 Registration date Friday February 21, 2014 Status Member Last seen February 23, 2016 - Nov 20, 2015 at 08:19 PM
Hello,

I'm not sure how this file made it into my computer or where it came from or what it is ? It shows up when I use Software Explorer but when I do a search for it through my computer a message pops up saying path does not exist. Software explorer shows it as

FileType:File
Startup Value: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Badoo\Badoo Desktop\1.6.58.1220\Badoo.Desktop.exe

Startup Type: Registry

If anyone can help me figure this out I would appreciate it very much as I am not very computer smart. Thank you in advance for taking time to read my message.


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Ambucias Posts 47356 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen February 15, 2023 11,172
Oct 31, 2015 at 06:13 PM
Hello

Yes! It is a virus!

Download, install and run these tools:

https://ccm.net/downloads/security-and-maintenance/6911-adwcleaner/

https://ccm.net/download/s/malwarebyte

That should do the trick

Good luck

Ambucias
Moderator, Virus/security
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itsme jojo Posts 8 Registration date Friday February 21, 2014 Status Member Last seen February 23, 2016
Nov 20, 2015 at 08:19 PM
Thank you very much for helping me.... You are very appreciated... It worked..!
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