UPDATE: you can register System Tool 2011 by using these codes: (This should make the removal procedure a lot easier) WNDS-S0DF5-GS5E0-FG14S-2DF8G WNDS-JUYH3-24GHJ-HGKSH-FKLSD WNDS-89OF7-7324R-5SAD4-TG68U WNDS-HFVDR-9844O-U54DA-5TBSC WNDS-G8FB6-1V87S-DRT1S-63SRG WNDS-4BGY2-JY4KO-IT98Y-7HJ43 WNDS-5D1V2-XB0D5-JT1TY-97DS3 WNDS-F40SA-1ER5H-4FG5D-F8412 WNDS-SERFH-2642S-F04SD-64FG1 WNDS-S0DF5-GS5E0-FG14S-2DF8G WNDS-452S3-ER00F-TSE35-S8FSD Right-click and delete.Finally, it may well be worthwhile running a scan of Malwarebytes, just to pick up anything that may be left. This enables you to open taskmanager. MS Security Essential seemed taking over and asked to clear a threat, which I approved. http://tagnabit.net/infected-by/infected-by-vista-security-2011.php
Find the location of the exe from task manager (show all users processes) and the name will be a random list of letters. So, I do wish you all well, this one was a bear, almost as convoluted as using trumpet winsock to access the internet.. January 23, 2011 at 6:27 PM Anonymous said... Thanks to Rkill.com we were able to find it, stop it, and eliminate it (so far)!Thanks for all the hints & tips logged here, it certainly gives you a fighting chance find more
Thanks to everyone for all their help I would probably be still floundering!!ReplyDeleteRogue AntispywareFebruary 14, 2011 at 10:51 AMThanks Missfisit4u.If you tried to run VIRPE with any other antivirus products already This virus is a whopper, whoever created it must really have a cold, rotten heart. RunOnce is the final folder you click on (after clicking on CurrentVersion)that will show you the entry/file that holds the infection. As Ashok found, Malwarebytes was no good for me.
In my case the third or fourth program down was titled runonce, followed by nonsense letters programdata. Next boot in to "safe mode" (press F8 on boot and choose safe mode). If you can't open iexplore.exe file then downloadexplorer.scrand run it. 2. December 16, 2010 at 7:40 AM Anonymous said...
Actually the malware is resides in c:\documents and settings\all users\application Data\[Folder name with weired name]\foldername.exe.I have deleted the folder using safemode...thats it..everything gone. You may have to do this quite a few times before you can get RKill downloaded. Threat Level: The level of threat a particular PC threat could have on an infected computer. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/367512/infected-with-system-tools-2011/ i went into program files and there isnt anything unusual in there either.
December 31, 2010 at 2:16 PM Cheechie said... What should I do? Hey, I just got hit W/ this on Sunday. Often times people have several threats on their computer.
Once done install and do a full scan with Spyware Doctor with Antivirus to ensure you have no other threats installed. check these guys out December 24, 2010 at 9:39 PM Ineed a job said... System Tool 2011 began causing infections in October and November of 2010. Sometimes it will even shut down.
Of course, sometimes the presence of System Tool 2011 is the result of falling for a fake "free virus scan" on a malicious site, which downloads System Tool 2011, or pretends http://tagnabit.net/infected-by/infected-by-system-tool.php This means they may not be fully functional and limited in use. Thank you! You can even use your credit card!
The rogue program will also claim your private information and PC safety is at risk or that Windows has detected spyware infection. Download free anti-malware software from the list below and run a full system scan. Actually the malware is resides in c:\documents and settings\all users\application Data\[Folder name with weired name]\foldername.exe. weblink Now under the statup menu you can go through the list and attempt to pick out the folder location of this threat.
The file cmd.exe is infected. If possible can you still help? If it is not running you should be able to download and run other security clients.
December 26, 2010 at 6:12 AM Anonymous said... Click the link I gave you and let it download. March 12, 2011 at 12:25 PM Anonymous said... If so, search this blog for removal instructions or browse computer threats by category.
Doing good. The file notepad.exe is infected. It was very simple to kill. http://tagnabit.net/infected-by/infected-by-antivirus-system-pro.php I had a hard time finding the file, but I went into safe mode and opened up crap cleaner (which I could not do when not in safe mode) and went
If you have already purchased it, the please contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. If the ‘system tool' popup started on 1/1/2010 @ around 2am as mine did, then I would look for folders created on 1/1/2010 @ around 2am. _____________________________________________________________________ If it's not found BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! The computer restarted in regular Windows, no matter F8, Safe Mode with or without network just wasn't happening.
Once you have finished searching through the registry, close Regedit.Go to start, and in the Search programs and files, again enter the name earlier recorded. Saturday, October 23, 2010 How to remove System Tool (Uninstall Guide) Tell your friends: Tweet System Tool is a rogue security program that deliberately reports false system security threats on the i did all the steps to get there and renamed the file, rebooted, then deleted the file. All Rights Reserved.
When I restarted the pc in normal mode the virus was still there. i used SUPERAntiSpyware...currently scanning, 956 files threatened at the moment. That will start ComboFix and you should not have to do anything but wait for it to finish. View other possible causes of installation issues.
any idea of why this might be different today and is the virus truly gone? Not that they matter, but knowing they are somewhere irks me.The only thing I can add to the comments is that there IS a file hidden with Java (found mine in I then repeated it using MalwareBytes.