(Note: This malware may arrive on systems running on Windows platforms. If you are running on any Windows platform, perform the following solution.)
Important Windows ME/XP Cleaning Instructions
Users running Windows ME and XP must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of infected computers.
Users running other Windows versions can proceed with the succeeding solution set(s).
Running Trend Micro Antivirus
If you are currently running in safe mode, please restart your computer normally before performing the following solution.
Scan your computer with Trend Micro antivirus and delete files detected as
OSX_MACSWEEP.A. To do this, Trend Micro customers must download the latest virus pattern file and scan their computers. Other Internet users can use HouseCall, the Trend Micro online threat scanner.
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