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I think my computer has been Hijacked


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#1 Chadwick0211

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Posted 08 October 2008 - 08:54 PM

I keep getting redirected from my MySpace log in page to Google. I've been reading some threads on this site and have read some similar problems and some have said it's a source of Hijacking. What can I do and how can I fix? I've posted this already, but I think in the wrong thread. Sorry.. Any help?

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Posted 08 October 2008 - 08:59 PM

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.
  • Make sure you are connected to the Internet.
  • Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
  • When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
  • When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:
    • Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
    • Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
  • Then click Finish.
  • MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan. If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue. If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.
  • On the Scanner tab:
    • Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.
    • Then click on the Scan button.
  • If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button.
  • The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. 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. Click 'Show Results' to display all objects found".
  • Click OK to close the message box and continue with the removal process.
  • Back at the main Scanner screen, click on the Show Results button to see a list of any malware that was found.
  • Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
  • When removal is completed, a log report will open in Notepad.
  • The log is automatically saved and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.
  • Copy and paste the contents of that report in your next reply and exit MBAM.
Note: If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove, you may be asked to reboot your computer so it can proceed with the disinfection process. Regardless if prompted to restart the computer or not, please do so immediately. Failure to reboot normally (not into safe mode) will prevent MBAM from removing all the malware. MBAM may make changes to your registry as part of its disinfection routine. If you're using other security programs that detect registry changes, they may alert you after scanning with MBAM. Please permit the program to allow the changes.
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#3 Chadwick0211

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Posted 08 October 2008 - 09:13 PM

Thank You Budapest,
I have downloaded and ran MAM, and here is a copy of that report.


Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.28
Database version: 1244
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3

10/8/2008 10:11:12 PM
mbam-log-2008-10-08 (22-11-12).txt

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 47340
Time elapsed: 5 minute(s), 22 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 15
Registry Values Infected: 2
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 4
Files Infected: 12

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\{f7fa36a4-3177-4b57-b9c1-e9c5b2e0d3a9} (Adware.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{25560540-9571-4d7b-9389-0f166788785a} (Adware.MyWebSearch) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{3dc201fb-e9c9-499c-a11f-23c360d7c3f8} (Adware.MyWebSearch) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{63d0ed2c-b45b-4458-8b3b-60c69bbbd83c} (Adware.MyWebSearch) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{98d9753d-d73b-42d5-8c85-4469cda897ab} (Adware.MyWebSearch) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{9ff05104-b030-46fc-94b8-81276e4e27df} (Adware.MyWebSearch) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{a6573479-9075-4a65-98a6-19fd29cf7374} (Adware.MyWebSearch) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\playmp3 (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\MediaHoldings (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Mirar (Adware.Mirar) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\PlayMP3 (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\FBrowsingAdvisor (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\fbrowsingadvisor_is1 (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\WR (Malware.Trace) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Multimedia\WMPlayer\Schemes\f3pss (Adware.MyWebSearch) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\getmodule23 (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\sis (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
C:\Program Files\FBrowsingAdvisor (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\FBrowserAdvisor (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PlayMP3z (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Start Menu\Programs\PlayMP3z (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Files Infected:
C:\regxpcom.exe (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Local Settings\Temp\tem8D.tmp.exe (Adware.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Local Settings\Temp\tem91.tmp.exe (Adware.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\FBrowsingAdvisor\IXPCOMEvents.xpt (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\FBrowsingAdvisor\Logo.png (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\FBrowsingAdvisor\main.db (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\FBrowsingAdvisor\unins000.dat (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\FBrowsingAdvisor\unins000.exe (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\FBrowsingAdvisor\XPCOMEvents.dll (Trojan.FBrowsingAdvisor) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PlayMP3z\PlayMP3.exe (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PlayMP3z\uninstall.exe (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Start Menu\Programs\PlayMP3z\Run PlayMP3z.lnk (Adware.PlayMP3Z) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

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Posted 08 October 2008 - 09:55 PM

I have ran the MAM software, and it says it has removed some viruses, but I'm still getting redirected.

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Posted 08 October 2008 - 10:21 PM

Please follow with these,post back the log and tell us how the PC is doing now.

Please download ATF Cleaner by Atribune & save it to your desktop.
  • Double-click ATF-Cleaner.exe to run the program.
  • Under Main "Select Files to Delete" choose: Select All.
  • Click the Empty Selected button.
  • If you use Firefox browser click Firefox at the top and choose: Select All
  • Click the Empty Selected button.
    If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.
  • If you use Opera browser click Opera at the top and choose: Select All
  • Click the Empty Selected button.
    If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.
  • Click Exit on the Main menu to close the program.
Note: On Vista, "Windows Temp" is disabled. To empty "Windows Temp" ATF-Cleaner must be "Run as an Administrator".
NEXT:

Please download and scan with SUPERAntiSpyware Free
  • Double-click SUPERAntiSypware.exe and use the default settings for installation.
  • An icon will be created on your desktop. Double-click that icon to launch the program.
  • If asked to update the program definitions, click "Yes". If not, update the definitions before scanning by selecting "Check for Updates". (If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and unzip into the program's folder.)
  • In the Main Menu, click the Preferences... button.
  • Click the "General and Startup" tab, and under Start-up Options, make sure "Start SUPERAntiSpyware when Windows starts" box is unchecked.
  • Click the "Scanning Control" tab, and under Scanner Options, make sure the following are checked (leave all others unchecked):
    • Close browsers before scanning.
    • Scan for tracking cookies.
    • Terminate memory threats before quarantining.
  • Click the "Close" button to leave the control center screen and exit the program.
  • Do not run a scan just yet.
Reboot your computer in "Safe Mode" using the F8 method. To do this, restart your computer and after hearing your computer beep once during startup (but before the Windows icon appears) press the F8 key repeatedly. A menu will appear with several options. Use the arrow keys to navigate and select the option to run Windows in "Safe Mode".

Scan with SUPERAntiSpyware as follows:
  • Launch the program and back on the main screen, under "Scan for Harmful Software" click Scan your computer.
  • On the left, make sure you check C:\Fixed Drive.
  • On the right, under "Complete Scan", choose Perform Complete Scan and click "Next".
  • After the scan is complete, a Scan Summary box will appear with potentially harmful items that were detected. Click "OK".
  • Make sure everything has a checkmark next to it and click "Next".
  • A notification will appear that "Quarantine and Removal is Complete". Click "OK" and then click the "Finish" button to return to the main menu.
  • If asked if you want to reboot, click "Yes" and reboot normally.
  • To retrieve the removal information after reboot, launch SUPERAntispyware again.
    • Click Preferences, then click the Statistics/Logs tab.
    • Under Scanner Logs, double-click SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log.
    • If there are several logs, click the current dated log and press View log. A text file will open in your default text editor.
    • Please copy and paste the Scan Log results in your next reply.
  • Click Close to exit the program.

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Posted 09 October 2008 - 01:54 AM

Ok, I ran the ATF cleaner and the SuperAntiSpyware Program, here is the log file.

SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log
http://www.superantispyware.com

Generated 10/08/2008 at 08:38 PM

Application Version : 3.9.1008

Core Rules Database Version : 3592
Trace Rules Database Version: 1579

Scan type : Complete Scan
Total Scan Time : 01:01:45

Memory items scanned : 400
Memory threats detected : 0
Registry items scanned : 6008
Registry threats detected : 0
File items scanned : 59214
File threats detected : 14

Adware.Tracking Cookie
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Cookies\collin@media.adrevolver[1].txt
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Cookies\collin@richmedia.yahoo[1].txt
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Cookies\collin@doubleclick[1].txt
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Cookies\collin@trafficmp[1].txt
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Cookies\collin@adrevolver[1].txt
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Cookies\collin@ad.yieldmanager[2].txt
C:\Documents and Settings\Collin\Cookies\collin@dynamic.media.adrevolver[1].txt

Adware.AdSponsor/ISM
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{26CD2BFF-47B6-4AEB-9197-1C8FC9604755}\RP954\A0195612.EXE

Adware.ClickSpring
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{26CD2BFF-47B6-4AEB-9197-1C8FC9604755}\RP954\A0195628.DLL

Adware.ClickSpring/Outer Info Network
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{26CD2BFF-47B6-4AEB-9197-1C8FC9604755}\RP963\A0201609.DLL

Trojan.Unclassified/SmartEnhancer-AD
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{26CD2BFF-47B6-4AEB-9197-1C8FC9604755}\RP963\A0201613.DLL

Trojan.Dropper/Gen-NV
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{26CD2BFF-47B6-4AEB-9197-1C8FC9604755}\RP963\A0201614.DLL

Trojan.Dropper/FaceBack-A
C:\WINDOWS\FACEBACK.EXE

Trojan.Dropper/Gen
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\~.EXE



One problem though, I don't think this is the correct Log. I just got done running a complete scan of my computer at 2:52 AM on Thursday morning, and it said that this is the most updated log I have.. ??? But even though this log says it has deleted some problems, the newer scan I finished just minutes ago, said the computer was clean and no infections were found.. What do I do now??

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Posted 09 October 2008 - 01:58 AM

Try this scan:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/131299/how-to-use-sdfix/
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