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How to get rid of VBS.Homepage virus?

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Old 05-03-2010
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How to get rid of VBS.Homepage virus?
  

My computer system is behaving in an abrupt manner means it is working very slowly. When I scanned my computer system my AVG antivirus software gave me an alert message that VBS.Homepage is detected on my computer system. I have deleted this VBS.Homepage virus from my computer system many times but it comes back again and again. So I need to know the how to delete this VBS.Homepage virus from my computer system.

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Re: How to get rid of VBS.Homepage virus?

VBS.Homepage is an Internet worm that spreads using the infected email messages. For sending the infected email messages this worm normally steals the email address from address book of Microsoft outlook. After stealing the email address it starts send the infected attachment to all the email present in the address book. If antivirus software present on your computer system is not able to delete this VBS.Homepage worm from your computer system then change your antivirus software.
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Update your antivirus software

I will suggest you to try to update your antivirus software. since your antivirus software is detecting VBS.Homepage worm on the computer system. If your antivirus software is capable to detect this worm on your computer system then it must be capable to delete it. I am sure after updating your antivirus software you can easily remove this VBS.Homepage worm from your computer system.
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Try to restore your system

According to me for removing this VBS.Homepage worm from your computer system you should go for system restoreFor restoring your computer system you have to follow these simple steps.
1. Go to Start >> Programs >> Accessories >> System tools
2. Select system restore
3. After that a system restore window will be displayed.
4. You have just select the date for system restore
5. Reboot your personal computer.
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Re: How to get rid of VBS.Homepage virus?

For removing this VBS.Homepage worm from your computer system I will suggest you to use Kaspersky antivirus software. This antivirus software not only removes the VBS.Funny worm from your computer system but also remove the other malicious codes from your computer system. You can download the trial version of this antivirus from its official site.
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Re: How to get rid of VBS.Homepage virus?

Antivirus software will definitely remove this VBS.Homepage worm from your computer system but you must follows some preventive measures. These preventive measures are mentioned below.
1. Do not download pirated software, because they may contain the backdoor.
2. Update your antivirus software regularly
3. Scan your system on the regular basis
4. Enable your firewall setting and use strong passwords for preventing your system
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