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#16 wpyles1

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Posted 30 December 2013 - 07:58 AM

will do.

The ESET scan has been running for 18 hours and was about 88% complete this morning. I will post results tonight when I get home.

So far it found a few threats should I go ahead and remove them when the scan is complete?


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Posted 30 December 2013 - 08:07 AM

LOL!!  Yes ESET can be a bear sometimes with how long it takes....just let it finish and then post the log when finished.  Don't remove anything.  :)


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Posted 30 December 2013 - 04:37 PM

Ok after about 30 hours ESAT finally finished! :clap:

 

I re-ran and remove findings from malwarebytes and have attached both ESAT and Malwarebytes logs.

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Posted 30 December 2013 - 08:04 PM

Yay!!!  LOL!!  :)
 
Let's remove those final entries and then let me know what remaining malware problems you are having....
 
ComboFix

  • Please open Notepad (Start -> Run -> type notepad in the Open field -> OK) and copy and paste the text present inside the code box below:

    ClearJavaCache::

    File::
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2011-10-21 191216\Backup files 6.zip    
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2012-01-02 171127\Backup files 1.zip    
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2012-01-15 232011\Backup files 1.zip    
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2012-04-30 235837\Backup files 1.zip    
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2012-06-25 201359\Backup files 1.zip    
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2012-09-16 230004\Backup Files 2012-09-16 230004\Backup files 5.zip    
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2013-02-17 230006\Backup Files 2013-02-17 230006\Backup files 7.zip    
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2013-07-15 064145\Backup Files 2013-07-15 064145\Backup files 9.zip    
    G:\PYLESPC\Backup Set 2013-12-23 091959\Backup Files 2013-12-23 091959\Backup files 5.zip

  • Save this as CFScript.txt and change the "Save as type" to "All Files" and place it on your desktop.

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  • Very Important! Temporarily disable your anti-virus, script blocking and any anti-malware real-time protection before following the steps below. They can interfere with ComboFix or remove some of its embedded files which may cause "unpredictable results".
  • Referring to the screenshot above, drag CFScript.txt into ComboFix.exe.
  • ComboFix may request an update; please allow it.
  • ComboFix will now run a scan on your system. It may reboot your system when it finishes. This is normal.
  • When finished, it shall produce a log for you. Copy and paste the contents of the log in your next reply.

CAUTION: Do not mouse-click ComboFix's window while it is running. That may cause it to stall.
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Posted 31 December 2013 - 08:47 AM

Here is the CFScript log.

 

ComboFix 13-12-29.01 - HP USER 12/30/2013  21:48:44.3.2 - x86
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional   6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.1789.580 [GMT -6:00]
Running from: c:\users\HP USER\Desktop\ComboFix.exe
Command switches used :: c:\users\HP USER\Desktop\CFScript.txt
AV: Norton Security Suite *Disabled/Updated* {63DF5164-9100-186D-2187-8DC619EFD8BF}
FW: Norton Security Suite *Disabled* {5BE4D041-DB6F-1935-0AD8-24F3E73C9FC4}
SP: Norton Security Suite *Enabled/Updated* {D8BEB080-B73A-17E3-1B37-B6B462689202}
SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
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FILE ::
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2011-10-21 191216\Backup files 6.zip"
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2012-01-02 171127\Backup files 1.zip"
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2012-01-15 232011\Backup files 1.zip"
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2012-04-30 235837\Backup files 1.zip"
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2011-10-21 191216\Backup Files 2012-06-25 201359\Backup files 1.zip"
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2012-09-16 230004\Backup Files 2012-09-16 230004\Backup files 5.zip"
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2013-02-17 230006\Backup Files 2013-02-17 230006\Backup files 7.zip"
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2013-07-15 064145\Backup Files 2013-07-15 064145\Backup files 9.zip"
"g:\pylespc\Backup Set 2013-12-23 091959\Backup Files 2013-12-23 091959\Backup files 5.zip"
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(((((((((((((((((((((((((   Files Created from 2013-11-28 to 2013-12-31  )))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))
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2013-12-31 04:00 . 2013-12-31 04:00 -------- d-----w- c:\users\Gale\AppData\Local\temp
2013-12-31 04:00 . 2013-12-31 04:00 -------- d-----w- c:\users\Default\AppData\Local\temp
2013-12-30 12:28 . 2013-12-30 12:29 -------- d-----w- c:\windows\system32\drivers\N360\1501000.012
2013-12-29 16:50 . 2013-12-29 16:50 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\ESET
2013-12-29 16:13 . 2013-12-29 16:13 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Roaming\Malwarebytes
2013-12-29 16:13 . 2013-12-29 16:13 -------- d-----w- c:\programdata\Malwarebytes
2013-12-29 16:13 . 2013-12-29 16:13 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
2013-12-29 16:13 . 2013-04-04 20:50 22856 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\drivers\mbam.sys
2013-12-29 16:04 . 2013-12-29 16:04 -------- d-----w- c:\programdata\Oracle
2013-12-29 16:04 . 2013-12-29 16:04 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\Common Files\Java
2013-12-29 16:03 . 2013-12-29 16:03 94632 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\WindowsAccessBridge.dll
2013-12-29 15:35 . 2013-12-29 15:35 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Roaming\AVAST Software
2013-12-28 16:47 . 2013-12-31 04:00 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\temp
2013-12-24 04:32 . 2013-12-28 17:07 -------- d-----w- C:\AdwCleaner
2013-12-24 00:20 . 2013-12-24 00:20 -------- d-----w- c:\windows\system32\modules
2013-12-24 00:20 . 2013-12-24 00:20 -------- d-----w- c:\windows\system32\css
2013-12-24 00:20 . 2013-12-24 00:20 -------- d-----w- c:\windows\system32\js
2013-12-24 00:19 . 2013-12-24 03:41 -------- d-----w- c:\programdata\Fighters
2013-12-24 00:18 . 2013-12-24 00:19 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\FileAssociationManager
2013-12-24 00:18 . 2013-12-24 00:18 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Roaming\FileAssociationManager
2013-12-21 00:13 . 2013-12-29 15:29 43152 ----a-w- c:\windows\avastSS.scr
2013-12-21 00:13 . 2013-12-29 15:27 -------- d-----w- c:\programdata\AVAST Software
2013-12-21 00:13 . 2013-12-21 00:13 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\AVAST Software
2013-12-21 00:11 . 2013-12-21 00:11 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\SoftPlanet
2013-12-21 00:11 . 2013-12-21 00:11 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\SoftPlanet Software Assistant
2013-12-20 23:51 . 2013-12-20 23:51 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\Programs
2013-12-20 14:30 . 2013-12-20 14:30 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Roaming\Lavasoft
2013-12-20 14:15 . 2013-12-20 14:15 -------- d-----w- c:\users\Gale\AppData\Roaming\Lavasoft
2013-12-20 12:54 . 2013-12-20 12:54 -------- d-----w- c:\users\Gale\AppData\Local\adawarebp
2013-12-20 03:16 . 2013-12-20 03:18 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\D56A073A-6F0F-482B-B1FC-92E60DD885BC.aplzod
2013-12-20 01:37 . 2013-12-20 01:37 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\QuickenWindow
2013-12-20 00:55 . 2013-12-20 00:55 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\adawarebp
2013-12-20 00:54 . 2013-12-20 17:11 -------- d-----w- c:\programdata\Ad-Aware Browsing Protection
2013-12-20 00:54 . 2013-12-20 00:55 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\Lavasoft
2013-12-20 00:46 . 2013-12-20 00:46 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\Common Files\Lavasoft
2013-12-20 00:45 . 2013-12-20 00:45 -------- d-----w- c:\programdata\Lavasoft
2013-12-15 15:31 . 2013-12-15 15:31 -------- d-----w- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\Intuit
2013-12-15 14:39 . 2013-08-29 03:26 4200744 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\cdintf400.dll
2013-12-15 14:37 . 2013-12-20 17:11 -------- d-----w- c:\program files\Quicken
2013-12-14 14:53 . 2013-05-10 04:56 12625408 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\wmploc.DLL
2013-12-14 14:53 . 2013-05-10 03:48 164864 ----a-w- c:\program files\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe
2013-12-11 13:14 . 2013-10-30 02:19 301568 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\msieftp.dll
2013-12-11 13:12 . 2013-10-12 02:04 121856 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\wshom.ocx
2013-12-11 13:12 . 2013-10-12 02:03 163840 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\scrrun.dll
2013-12-11 13:12 . 2013-10-12 01:15 141824 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\wscript.exe
2013-12-11 13:12 . 2013-10-12 01:15 126976 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\cscript.exe
2013-12-11 13:12 . 2013-10-19 01:36 159232 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\imagehlp.dll
2013-12-11 13:12 . 2013-11-23 18:26 417792 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\WMPhoto.dll
2013-12-11 13:11 . 2013-11-12 02:07 2048 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\tzres.dll
2013-12-11 13:11 . 2013-10-30 01:27 2349056 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\win32k.sys
2013-12-11 13:11 . 2013-10-04 01:49 81408 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\drivers\drmk.sys
2013-12-11 13:11 . 2013-10-04 01:17 177152 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\drivers\portcls.sys
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((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((   Find3M Report   ))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))
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2013-12-30 12:35 . 2011-02-12 21:37 142936 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\drivers\SYMEVENT.SYS
2013-12-11 12:52 . 2012-04-16 23:09 692616 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\FlashPlayerApp.exe
2013-12-11 12:52 . 2011-08-09 00:04 71048 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl
2013-10-12 02:03 . 2013-11-13 12:46 656896 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\nshwfp.dll
2013-10-12 02:01 . 2013-11-13 12:46 679424 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\IKEEXT.DLL
2013-10-12 02:01 . 2013-11-13 12:46 216576 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\FWPUCLNT.DLL
2013-10-05 19:57 . 2013-11-13 12:46 1168384 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\crypt32.dll
2013-10-04 01:58 . 2013-11-13 12:46 152576 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\SmartcardCredentialProvider.dll
2013-10-04 01:56 . 2013-11-13 12:46 168960 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\credui.dll
2013-10-04 01:56 . 2013-11-13 12:46 1796096 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\authui.dll
2013-10-03 01:58 . 2013-11-13 12:46 305152 ----a-w- c:\windows\system32\gdi32.dll
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(((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((   Reg Loading Points   ))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))
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*Note* empty entries & legit default entries are not shown
REGEDIT4
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[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run]
"Sidebar"="c:\program files\Windows Sidebar\sidebar.exe" [2010-11-20 1174016]
"HLBackupScheduler"="c:\program files\Backup Assistant Plus\V CAST Backup Scheduler.exe" [2012-08-20 7065224]
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run]
"StartCCC"="c:\program files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\Core-Static\CLIStart.exe" [2009-09-10 98304]
"SysTrayApp"="c:\program files\IDT\WDM\sttray.exe" [2009-08-05 458844]
"QlbCtrl.exe"="c:\program files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Quick Launch Buttons\QlbCtrl.exe" [2009-07-27 288312]
"SynTPEnh"="c:\program files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exe" [2009-08-22 1549608]
"GrooveMonitor"="c:\program files\Microsoft Office\Office12\GrooveMonitor.exe" [2009-02-27 30040]
"hpqSRMon"="c:\program files\HP\Digital Imaging\bin\hpqSRMon.exe" [2008-07-23 150528]
"AppleSyncNotifier"="c:\program files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\AppleSyncNotifier.exe" [2011-10-06 59240]
"Adobe ARM"="c:\program files\Common Files\Adobe\ARM\1.0\AdobeARM.exe" [2013-04-04 958576]
"98614 Wireless Keyboard and Mouse Combo"="c:\program files\98614 Thin-Profile Keyboard & Mouse\Wireless KeyboardKM.exe" [2010-12-16 45056]
"APSDaemon"="c:\program files\Common Files\Apple\Apple Application Support\APSDaemon.exe" [2013-04-22 59720]
"VMM Mode Selection"="c:\program files\HTC\ModeSelection\VMMModeSelection.exe" [2011-02-14 43520]
"ConnectionCenter"="c:\program files\Citrix\ICA Client\concentr.exe" [2010-03-11 300400]
"QuickTime Task"="c:\program files\QuickTime\QTTask.exe" [2013-05-01 421888]
"iTunesHelper"="c:\program files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe" [2013-11-02 152392]
"SunJavaUpdateSched"="c:\program files\Common Files\Java\Java Update\jusched.exe" [2013-07-02 254336]
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c:\users\Gale\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\
OneNote 2007 Screen Clipper and Launcher.lnk - c:\program files\Microsoft Office\Office12\ONENOTEM.EXE /tsr [2009-2-26 97680]
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c:\programdata\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\
HP Digital Imaging Monitor.lnk - c:\program files\HP\Digital Imaging\bin\hpqtra08.exe [2009-9-20 270336]
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\policies\system]
"ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin"= 0 (0x0)
"ConsentPromptBehaviorUser"= 3 (0x3)
"EnableLUA"= 0 (0x0)
"EnableUIADesktopToggle"= 0 (0x0)
"PromptOnSecureDesktop"= 0 (0x0)
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows nt\currentversion\drivers32]
"aux3"=wdmaud.drv
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\SafeBoot\Minimal\Wdf01000.sys]
@="Driver"
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S2 AESTFilters;Andrea ST Filters Service;c:\windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\stwrt.inf_x86_neutral_0879317fde6173f1\aestsrv.exe [2009-03-02 81920]
S2 AMD External Events Utility;AMD External Events Utility;c:\windows\system32\atiesrxx.exe [2009-09-10 176128]
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--- Other Services/Drivers In Memory ---
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*NewlyCreated* - ASWRVRT
*NewlyCreated* - ASWSNX
*NewlyCreated* - ASWVMM
*NewlyCreated* - MBAMPROTECTOR
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows nt\currentversion\svchost]
yksvcs REG_MULTI_SZ    yksvc
HPZ12 REG_MULTI_SZ    Pml Driver HPZ12 Net Driver HPZ12
hpdevmgmt REG_MULTI_SZ    hpqcxs08 hpqddsvc
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Contents of the 'Scheduled Tasks' folder
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2013-12-31 c:\windows\Tasks\Adobe Flash Player Updater.job
- c:\windows\system32\Macromed\Flash\FlashPlayerUpdateService.exe [2012-04-16 12:55]
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2013-12-30 c:\windows\Tasks\GoogleUpdateTaskMachineCore.job
- c:\program files\Google\Update\GoogleUpdate.exe [2011-02-25 19:40]
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2013-12-31 c:\windows\Tasks\GoogleUpdateTaskMachineUA.job
- c:\program files\Google\Update\GoogleUpdate.exe [2011-02-25 19:40]
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2013-12-30 c:\windows\Tasks\GoogleUpdateTaskUserS-1-5-21-562887079-637520333-3730065111-1000Core.job
- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\Google\Update\GoogleUpdate.exe [2011-02-12 23:09]
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2013-12-31 c:\windows\Tasks\GoogleUpdateTaskUserS-1-5-21-562887079-637520333-3730065111-1000UA.job
- c:\users\HP USER\AppData\Local\Google\Update\GoogleUpdate.exe [2011-02-12 23:09]
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------- Supplementary Scan -------
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uInternet Settings,ProxyOverride = *.local
IE: E&xport to Microsoft Excel - c:\progra~1\MICROS~1\Office12\EXCEL.EXE/3000
Trusted Zone: intuit.com\ttlc
TCP: DhcpNameServer = 192.168.0.1
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- - - - ORPHANS REMOVED - - - -
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ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers-{472083B0-C522-11CF-8763-00608CC02F24} - (no file)
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\N360]
"ImagePath"="\"c:\program files\Norton Security Suite\Engine\21.1.0.18\N360.exe\" /s \"N360\" /m \"c:\program files\Norton Security Suite\Engine\21.1.0.18\diMaster.dll\" /prefetch:1"
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--------------------- LOCKED REGISTRY KEYS ---------------------
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\Class\{4D36E96D-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}\0000\AllUserSettings]
@Denied: (A) (Users)
@Denied: (A) (Everyone)
@Allowed: (B 1 2 3 4 5) (S-1-5-20)
"BlindDial"=dword:00000000
"MSCurrentCountry"=dword:000000b5
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\PCW\Security]
@Denied: (Full) (Everyone)
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Completion time: 2013-12-30  22:02:22
ComboFix-quarantined-files.txt  2013-12-31 04:02
ComboFix2.txt  2013-12-28 16:47
ComboFix3.txt  2013-12-27 02:00
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Pre-Run: 13,553,197,056 bytes free
Post-Run: 13,261,893,632 bytes free
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- - End Of File - - DCE4AB5313B7B322466FEE03B1E162CA
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#21 jeffce

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Posted 31 December 2013 - 03:06 PM

and then let me know what remaining malware problems you are having....

 

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Posted 03 January 2014 - 06:50 AM

Still here?


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Posted 03 January 2014 - 09:43 AM

Sorry I was away a couple days. Everything seems to be running well at this point so I think I am all good but I guess only time will tell.

Thank you very much for your help!

 

Happy New Year!

 

Wally



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Posted 03 January 2014 - 12:00 PM

Ok that sounds good!  :)
 
Providing there are no other malware related problems...

IT APPEARS THAT THE LOGS WE HAVE NOW ARE NOW CLEAN!  GREAT JOB!!  

This infection appears to have been cleared, but I can not give you any absolute guarantees.  As a precaution, I would go ahead and change all of your passwords as this is especially important after an infection.
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The following will implement some cleanup procedures as well as reset System Restore points:

Press the Windows key + R and this will open the Run text box.  Copy/paste the following text into the Run box as shown and click OK.
  Combofix /Uninstall
  (Note: There is a space between the ..X and the /U that needs to be there.)

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81mYIKe.jpg  AdwCleaner

Double click on AdwCleaner.exe to run the tool again.

  • Click on the Uninstall button.
  • Click Yes when asked are you sure you want to uninstall.
  • Both AdwCleaner.exe, its folder and all logs will be removed.

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Any of the logs that you created for use in the forums or remaining tools that have not yet been removed can be deleted so they aren't cluttering up your desktop. If you did not have Malwarebytes Antimalware before, I would keep it and run it weekly.
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Here are some tips to reduce the potential for spyware infection in the future:

1. Make your Internet Explorer more secure - This can be done by following these simple instructions:

  • From within Internet Explorer click on the Tools menu and then click on Options.
  • Click once on the Security tab
  • Click once on the Internet icon so it becomes highlighted.
  • Click once on the Custom Level button.
  • Change the Download signed ActiveX controls to Prompt
  • Change the Download unsigned ActiveX controls to Disable
  • Change the Initialize and script ActiveX controls not marked as safe to Disable
  • Change the Installation of desktop items to Prompt
  • Change the Launching programs and files in an IFRAME to Prompt
  • Change the Navigate sub-frames across different domains to Prompt
  • When all these settings have been made, click on the OK button.
  • If it prompts you as to whether or not you want to save the settings, press the Yes button.
  • Next press the Apply button and then the OK to exit the Internet Properties page.

2. FireFox  If you use Firefox, I recommend installing the following add-ons to help make your Firefox browser more secure:
NoScript
AdBlock Plus

3. Use and update an anti-virus software - I can not overemphasize the need for you to use and update your anti-virus application on a regular basis.  With the ever increasing number of new variants of malware arriving on the scene daily, you become very susceptible to an attack without updated protection.

4. Firewall
Using a third-party firewall will allow you to give/deny access for applications that want to go online. Without a firewall your computer is susceptible to being hacked and taken over. Simply using a firewall in its default configuration can lower your risk greatly.   **There are firewalls that could be downloaded and used but I would personally only recommend using one of the following below:
Online Armor Free
Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free
Comodo Firewall Free

5. Make sure you keep your Windows OS currentWindows XP users can visit Windows update   regularly to download and install any critical updates and service packs. Windows Vista/7 users can open the Start menu > All Programs > Windows Update > Check for Updates (in left hand task pane) to update these systems.  Without these you are leaving the back door open.

6. WOT (Web of Trust) As "Googling" is such an integral part of internet life, this free browser add on warns you about risky websites that try to scam visitors, deliver malware or send spam. It is especially helpful when browsing or searching in unfamiliar territory. WOT's color-coded icons show you ratings for 21 million websites, helping you avoid the dangerous sites.  WOT has an add-on available for Firefox, Internet Explorer as well as Google Chrome.

7. Finally, I strongly recommend that you read Miekiemoes' great advice How to prevent malware.

Please reply to this thread once more if you are satisfied so that we can mark the problem as resolved.
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Posted 04 January 2014 - 06:47 PM

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