OK, I opened the email from June. When I went to the Symantec virus site, I
downloaded the "fix". But it also said I should download a file to "check"
that the fix file was valid. Well, I downloaded it, but don't understand how
to type in the correct info at the MS-DOS screen to change the screen to the
right folder, as per directions below:
"Information on Chktrust
To verify the digital signature of Fixkak.exe using
1. Download Chktrust.exe into the same folder where
2. Click Start, point to Programs, and click MS-DOS
3. Change to the location where Fixkak.exe and
stored. For example, if the files were saved to the
4. Type the following command to check the digital
chktrust -i fixkak.exe
5. If the digital signature is valid, you will see a
message similar to
"Do you want to install and run "Fix Kak Utility"
7/28/2000 5:38PM and distributed by Symantec
I saved both files into my "My Documents" folder. How do I do the MS-DOS
thing - what do I type at the prompt? Any help would be appreciated. (By the
way, when I run the "Fix" app. without having done the "check", it says my
computer is not infected. So does this mean it's not infected, or that the
"Fix" app. is an invalid one, since I DID open that email?!!?
Confused (also, I just got a brand new computer yesterday, so I don't want to
mess it up!)