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I'm Infected With Antivrus Xp 2008

I still have some problems that appear to have been created by that Antivirus XP 2008. but im asking myself if its not registry problems also ? Make note of the name of the .exe file in the folder so you know which application to end task on first. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. navigate here

Lots of errors messages to wade thru to start up, no 'change background' tab anymore in Control Panel, Hotmail will not work (whichever browser I use - cannot see my messages, Is this program as good as some of the others out there? Then I see “restarting” in the bottom left of the screen. Have I botched up the removal process ?

staindrocks, Aug 16, 2008 #7 andyspeake Joined: May 10, 2007 Messages: 1,543 Hi, Please try rename combofix.exe to Remover.exe and try run it. It was even in the register keys.   The virus disables your ability to restore setting because it erases all your restore points. great site, with great tool Monday, August 25, 2008 5:29 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Well, that kind of worked, but not really.  I attempted to Continue to respond to this thread until I give you the All Clean!

If so, then you may want to download those drivers again BEFORE you start and save them to removable media so that you can have something available if you need it. Tom ElZud ― February 8, 2009 - 6:39 pm This is particularly nasty, AVG says PC Tools is infected and both fail to find it. I'm gonna go to bed now, and schedule another boot scan with avast for tomorrow, and then I will post the log for that (I would have already, but I've done Failure to reboot will prevent MBAM from removing all the malware. **If you encounter this message:"c:\program files\malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamext.dll Unable to register the dll/ocx: RegSvr32 failed with exit code 0x5" Click on

UnHackMe first warned me of this, but for some odd reason it could not fix it [gotta let them know this]. I've deleted the BAD thing!  Now the problems are starting!!! It's why I suggested in my above post, that you give Marianna all the information you can.Just an additional thought. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-help-ive-been-infected-by-antivirus-xp-2008.740250/ When I try to ping/trace root these host names in my comand prompt, its pointing to my local host []I tried to restore the system, but the spyware has already currpted

Simply follow each step. Please don't use all UPPER CASE. if iwas wrong im so sorry coz afterall I'M JUST A KID Tuesday, August 19, 2008 6:36 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks for the replies and Here is my summary of my problem so far:- I looked at my desktop to see my wallpaper replaced with this lame `ZOMG there's spyware on your PC' thing.- An `end

Sign up now. Monday, August 18, 2008 9:44 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote This virus invaded my computer last night and has now crippled my computer totally.  It just keeps What do I do? 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected? has just taken me the best part of 24hrs to figure/find out the best way of dealing with this little treasure........

Always update!! http://tagnabit.net/i-m-infected/i-m-infected-with-something-please-help.php I would suggest a Spybot Search and Destroy run after this one just to be well rounded.   This will work for XP Antivirus 2008, 2009, and XP Security Center.I followed The screen telling you, that the computer is infected will be gone after restarting your computer.   Wednesday, September 10, 2008 12:31 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Don't panic.       Monday, September 01, 2008 9:11 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote   Lyonspugs,   I followed your advice above and when it asked

The Antivirus 2008 is actually REMOVED but it's leaving some bad registry entries which Malwarebytes can't repair. Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

run full scan with both start with malewarebytes then use spybot... his comment is here It appears to be much smaller than Adobe Acrobat, which I rarely use anyway, so I will do that.

Ran avast again; same results. Be patient thought, they have a backlog of logs at the moment. "In a world where you can be anything, be yourself." ~ unknown"Fall in love with someone who deserves your Thank you.

showed up on my PC today 3/2/08 and it was obviously not something I wanted on my PC.

once I actually wiped the sleep from my eyes... It may take some time to complete so please be patient.When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Write down all your licenses/registrations to any free software you downloaded and installed. any way else to advance on this screwup of mine.   thanks,   Wednesday, August 27, 2008 5:10 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  Neeel1 wrote:  Pblaster wrote:  Neeel1

When finished, it shall produce a log for you, C:\ComboFix.txt. Also Antivirus XP 2008 installed in your Internet Explorer browser that hijacks searches you input into the Google search engine. I somehow managed to pick up this Trojan Horse at some point, and it calls itself Antivirus XP 2008. weblink Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

This time I will write down everything that happens. Now that I think of it, read through those instructions and post back here if you have any questions about it BEFORE you start. Scanned, 18 hits. By default it will install to C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis .

You will be asked Are you sure you want to execute the current script?.