A notification. You got a mail.
I click on popup and do a gig in the air.
Your leave application for the period of 5 days (27 May 2007-31 May 2007) has been approved.
Please contact your local management to work out the shifts so that someone can cover your work load.
I am ecstatic. Finally, I will go to Mumbai! Meet my friends for 7 days. I keep blabbering about it in the cab. come home. dance with smitha (my sis) for some time. play with sweety(my baby pet).
I turn on computer to tell it to my friends online.
your computer is infected with a hacker tool. please install ‘winantiviruspro 2007’
I yell at my sis. What did you do now? I told you not to install anything unless you know what it is.
Smitha hurt. mood changed to bad
I run scans. Many scans. Different anitvirus scans. spyware scans. adware scans.
Still there it is. The alert is juss there.
Opened Add/remove programs.
There it is: Windows security alert, Internet explorer plugin. Video ex 8.0.
I click on uninstall.
You need to reboot your system to uninstall.
I click on okay. system reboots. but there it is not uninstalled
Fiddle with registry. entries deleted reappears. Le sigh
Try safe mode. same thing repeats. even the notification appears in safe mode [:O]
Open list of services. stop many unwanted services. Look for suspicious ones. Not there.
Now time to hunt the windows and system32 folder.
hack hack. delete delete.
There you go…..
beep beep beep…..
Again Bios loading
beep beep beep….
Conclusion: system crash!
Then you remember, the last time the way you broke the XP cd to pieces. you ver very very angry.
You cry . you scream. but there it is. your system gone phut!
you search for long forgotten rejected ubuntu Live cd.
Come online and blog.
What the heck!
Shit happens !!!
Life goes on [:D]