hacktool.rootkit removal RRS feed

  • Question

  • i have dell with win xp home edition on it. it has updated symantec antivirus, but still somehow got infected by hacktool.rootkit virus.
    i am unable to remove it, can somone help?
    also i would like to know that i have damaged my original dvds provided by dell containing operating system and drivers.
    if i format my pc now do i need to buy windows xp again? my laptop is out of warranty period.
    Friday, April 3, 2009 5:27 PM