SOLVED Avast detected Malware HELP

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  1. viel

    viel Level 2

    Jun 21, 2017
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    Windows 10
    Avira
    Operating System:
    Windows 10
    Are you using a 32-bit or 64-bit operating system?:
    64-bit (x64)
    Infection date and initial symptoms:
    I never knew,until I installed Avast and it detected it on boot scan
    Current issues and symptoms:
    Nothing
    Steps taken in order to remove the infection:
    Avast,Hitman pro and Malwarebytes Anti-Malware
    Logs added to help request:
    • I did not upload the FRST logs (I understand that this will increase the time need it to clean-up the PC)
    Hi,
    Avast boot scan detected a Malware-Gen Trj
    On C:\Users\Inuka\Appdata\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Burn\Burn\desktop.ini

    Is this a false positive?
    I just switched from Avila to Avast and ran a scan and this popped up.

    Thanks
     
  2. TwinHeadedEagle

    TwinHeadedEagle Removal Expert
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    Mar 8, 2013
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    Hello,

    This is most likely a FP.
     
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  3. viel

    viel Level 2

    Jun 21, 2017
    92
    79
    Tas
    Windows 10
    Avira
    I deleted it everything seems to be fine, thank god, desktop.ini files regenerate.
    It was a trojan FP. Nothing dodgy happend that indicated that I had a trojan.
     
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