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''JS Feebs [wrm] irus problem.

by standeb / September 15, 2006 12:20 PM PDT

Hi Moderators

I run Xp Pro. SP 2.

A few days ago I received a virus detection warning via my anti virus program that a virus was detected.
I however noticed the next day that my system was loading every website slow. I used Spybot, Ewido,Lavasoft adaware, Xoftspy and Avast Home but all came up clean. Yet the system remains drunk slow. I further tried House call and a squared but to no avail.

A further check in avast warning folder showed that a trace of the captioned virus was detected but nothing was shown in the virus chest.

I also noticed that when I move from one page to the next that the requested page came up minimized necessitating that I maximise it.

From the syntoms I suspect that the system is infected. Despite my searches I have not been able find a how to.

I shall be grateful you your kind assistance.

Thanking you.


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JS Feebs..............
by 09Bentley / September 15, 2006 1:04 PM PDT

Is the title of your post the information you got from the Avast file? Is this a worm? Can't tell from what you wrote.
Of the programs you ran, Avast, TrendMicro and a-squared
are anti-virus programs. They should have found it.
I would suggest a further search from
They will sometimes find things that none of the "big boys" can. It is a free scan. Whataya got to lose?

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"JS Feebs [wrm]
by standeb / September 15, 2006 1:28 PM PDT
In reply to: JS Feebs..............

Hi L'il Abner,

Thanks for the reply. Yes "JS Feebs [wrm} is what I got from the Avast File. I checked the Avast Website. There a about 6 to 8 versions of the virus. Its a Worm.

I never tried Bit Defender. I will now.

Your kind attention is greatly appreciated. I will let you know what results I got.


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Re: ''JS Feebs'' Virus Problem.
by standeb / September 17, 2006 1:17 AM PDT
In reply to: JS Feebs..............

Hello L'il Abner,

Tried Bit Defender but found nothing. However my Hard Drive size is 20. I have 7.87 free space left . In the process of seeking this virus I down loaded Ewido trial, and Spybot Search and Destroy in addition the my other av and malware programs.

I thought that the HD was now overcrowded with programs and document files and decided to remove Ewido. So soon as I did so the system began to function at its normal speed.

I must say that after downloading Ewido I found two instances of spyware and after that nothing more.

I have done a backup of all files and shall be deleting a great amount from the system. That should help to recover ram.

Meanwhile thank you for your suggestions.


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