Trojan:DOS/Alureon.A is the detection for a variant of the Alureon malware family that infects the Master Boot Record (MBR).
Recently came across this Trojan:DOS/Alureon. A rootkit on a customers laptop. Customers laptop was badly infected with 168 virus and malware. All viruses & malwarte removed clean with the exception of this Trojan:DOS/Alureon. I tried several programs, including 3 boot rescue cd’s. All of them detected the remaining infection but failed at fixing or removing the rootkit. HitMan Pro also detected ...Continue Reading →