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Infected With Cryp Tap - Need Help


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#1 leeper

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Posted 24 April 2008 - 10:03 PM

Hi,

My wife was browsing/working and suddenly found ourselves infected. Trend Micro keeps noticing the "cryp tap" virus - cannot clean it. And, I keep getting malicious popups asking me to purchase (obviously) bad anti-spyware software.

Please help!

Thanks.

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#2 boopme

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Posted 24 April 2008 - 11:22 PM

Hello and welcome, the tools needed to remove this are available under supervision here.
Please follow the instructions in this tutorial for posting a HijackThis Log.
Preparation Guide for use before posting a HijackThis Log


After you have created it,post the log here HijackThis Logs and Malware Removal and NOT in this topic,thanks.

Click on New Topic and copy/paste the entire log into the reply. Give it a relevant title.
Once you have posted the log DO NOT reply to it or change it until contacted or advised to do so by the HJT Team tech.
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Posted 25 April 2008 - 09:21 AM

Your hijackthis log is posted here.

Now that your log is posted, you should NOT make further changes to your computer (install/uninstall programs, use special fix tools, delete files, edit the registry, etc) unless advised by a HJT Team member, nor should you continue to ask for help elsewhere. Doing so can result in system changes which may not show it the log you already posted. Further, any modifications you make on your own may cause confusion for the member assisting you and could complicate the malware removal process which would extend the time it takes to clean your computer.

From this point on the HJT Team should be the only members that you take advice from, until they have verified your log as clean.

If after 5 days you still have received no response, then post a link to your HJT log in the thread titled "Haven't Had A Reply In Five Days?".

To avoid confusion, I am closing this topic until you are cleared by the HJT Team. If you still need assistance after your log has been reviewed and you have been cleared, please PM me or another moderator and we will re-open this topic.

Thanks for your cooperation and good luck with your log.
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