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Solved: Computer Packed Full Of Nasty Files (HiJackThis)

all the icons went away , and even though I tryed loging in as a diff user and turning off/on , restarting, etc nothing seemed to work. Even when ComboFix appears to be doing nothing, look at your Drive light. What can I do? Additional Link Here also * Double-click mbam-setup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. * Be sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, check over here

But again: for the small price of a pay anti-virus program, your computer is protected from this garbage. That's it….. It must be some virus, the computer wouldnt behave like this way if it wasnt. I hope you can help me get rid of these nasty things which some misguided, evil genius has spent countless hours creating. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-computer-packed-full-of-nasty-files-hijackthis.398185/page-2

Scanners use signature files and heuristics to detect malware. The things is: If you have two computers, use your usb stick and get 'explorer.exe' from your other pc (location: C:/Windows/explorer (take both of the explorers you find in there just This happen to anyone else?

As I pointed out in the MBAM article, it misses some of the more sophisticated malware, especially rootkits. Yup. It ran once, but will no longer open. Then empty the Recycle Bin.

Scan your comp. Click here to join today! Jose Nazario of Arbor Networks. https://forum.kaspersky.com/lofiversion/index.php/t201836-100/t5526.html That is why I suggest that one does a Preview before doing a final Submit of a response.I'm going to have you run a couple of tools.

When I click "Run" the window goes away and nothing happens. logs to a post. Then was able to install MalwareBytes, and do an antiVirus scan. With some of the other tools & SUPERAntiSpyware, it made it much easier to correct & Remove!

Once the scan is complete, click on View scan report To obtain the report:Click on: Save Report As Next, in the Save as prompt, Save in area, select: Desktop In the http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/10-things/10-ways-to-detect-computer-malware/ Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. But if you feel that the idea is not safe, fine by me. This seems to have solved the problem.

and those 2 files everyone has been saying are there are not there. check my blog I apologise if what is written here "Seems Obvious",, but it only "becomes obvious" when you have lost everything. Then, go 'new task' in task menager and type in 'explorer' or 'explorer.exe'. Register now Not a member yet?

THE ISSUE - I am not completely sure if it is something to be afraid of but when i right click on an .exe , I get an option "start" - Finally booting up and running Superantispyware. I am just sharing the experience here with you all. this content When possible I prefer to run my AV scan from a different OS, without the infected drive being booted from.

For example educating yourself or peers on how to avoid such things. If that doesn’t work, and safe mode is blocked, try running ComboFix. April 4, 2011 Johnny None of the anti virus stuff worked for me, so eventually tried a system restore to an earlier date - surprisingly enough, that did the trick!' April

Symantec Endpoint Protection 2010 April 7, 2011 Terry Hollett One thing that I seem to be doing the most is removing these fake programs.

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  2. Final thoughts Using the above anti-malware techniques will go a long way in making it tough for malware developers, especially if you: Make sure all software on your computer is up
  3. Downloaded Malwarebytes and nothing was found.
  4. Melissa May 10, 2011 Ryan Use of the Superantispyware program in safe mode did the trick.
  5. Here is what I did.
  6. I do, however, have access to a command prompt via mini Windows 98 system located in one of the RAM drives.
  7. Not sure what the implications are of that, perhaps just different strains of the virus.

PANDA SCAN LOG ;*********************************************************************************************************************************************************************************** ANALYSIS: 2010-03-12 21:55:01 PROTECTIONS: 1 MALWARE: 33 SUSPECTS: 0 ;*********************************************************************************************************************************************************************************** PROTECTIONS Description Version Active Updated ;=================================================================================================================================================================================== Windows Defender Yes Yes ;=================================================================================================================================================================================== MALWARE Id Description Type Active Severity Yups. 2.Filseclab Personal Firewall - http://www.download.com/... (Free personal firewall, might annoy you sometimes with all 'allow, grant as rule and stuff' but it's really good and blocks many dangerous things. That's why malware scanners aren't the cure-all answer. thanks.

I ‘ll update again if I suceeded in removing this bugger. Not even sure how or where this came from either. Just make sure that there are no other programs (including the internet) running. have a peek at these guys All rights reserved.

Delete all your cleaners, antivirus, anti-spyware, anti-malwere or something...whatever and whichever program that IS HACKED. (By hacked I mean that you used keygen on it; or typed in license from some Click "Run as administrator" 5. Nothing worked. Is there something I should do for a post-op clean-up to ensure that I got everything?

Gamerhomie, Sep 17, 2005 #17 D_Trojanator Malware Specialist Joined: May 13, 2005 Messages: 4,699 These can be removed if you wish: R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchURL,(Default) = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/cus...//www.yahoo.com R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Window I did that and when it restarted back up everything went back to the way it was. Under "Attachments" at the bottom of the screen it does say "Max. You might have better luck doing this in Safe Mode.

They tell you that your PC is infected with fake viruses, and prevent you from doing anything to remove them. As a final thought, after researching this and other forums, I am pretty damn sure that it is some nasty malware creating the havoc. I unlugged it while it was running by acsedent...if anyone can help me please email me ([email protected]) please I need hepl im 15 and I dont have the money to get I tried to open files, just to see what it would let me open.

Possibly Chrome or Opera. System Restore can fix this, I have to caution you first. I assume the trojan recognizes the name of this program. I do not understand registry stuff.

Nazario. it might make conflicts in your pc) & malware bytes anti-malware to get rid of any malwares, spywares, threats & trackers (I suggest superanti spyware & anti malware because spybot cannot Join the ClassRoom and learn how.MS - MVP Consumer Security 2009 - 2016, Windows Insider MVP 2017 Back to top #7 sella77 sella77 New Member Members 7 posts Posted 12 March April 4, 2011 COMPKID I cant open your registry file it says " Cannot Import Not all data was successfully written to the registry.

Also as a follow up, there are a few variations of this malware around. My favorite method was Safe-Mode with networking, then Malwarebytes, and using Hijackthis and Autoruns to delete files manually.