Can't delete virus file with Revolution

Wilhelm Sanke sanke at
Wed Aug 29 04:45:54 EDT 2007

Further scans and searches for files that could be associated with the 
"NMap Win" virus returned no results.
I have to conclude that this virus alarm of "SpywareSweeper" was wrong. 
Other deficiencies of this programs are that it prompts for updates when 
none are available and that it indeed did not quarantine and delete 
three cookies it had found.

I found the following statement on a webpage of Symantec:

SpywareSweeper is a misleading application that may give exaggerated 
reports about potential risks on the computer."

One question that remains for me in the broader context:

Is it possible to remove the protection of Wiindows files from inside 


Wilhelm Sanke

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