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Old Nov 07, 2012, 02:46 PM
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Originally Posted by DaveyWavey View Post
Because a file includes the word Google, doesn't mean it's Google. As the previous post said, you almost certainly have malware present on your device.

1. Is your Windows Update updated?
2. Is Adobe acrobat, Macromedia Flash, and Java up-to-date? Common infection points.
3. Do you have AV software installed and fully up-to-date? Proper AV, not malware pretending to be AV.

The fact this is malware (nothing else would do this) means it was entirely avoidable.

Apologies for the off topic post
Brand new laptop with Norton AV installed?
Who knows, will run an AV scan, thanks everyone..
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