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Infected with Spyware "winsecurityupdate"


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#1 yoori

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Posted 22 October 2008 - 09:53 PM

Just a few months ago I got rid of the most nasty spyware/malware thanks to BC team members awesome help here. Two days ago, my computer got infected again from a popup called "Jump" . It just popped up, installed itself and restarted my computer So my desktop now has that blue screen with the spyware message on it, once again. I can't go on the internet with normal mode cuz it'll take me to false sites. Even with safemode and internet off that spyware still shows up. A window opens to winsecurityupdates. I already scanned with Malwarebytes.

10-20-2008

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.08
Database version: 471

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 49495
Time elapsed: 47 minute(s), 46 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 8
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 2

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{40722371-e24c-4b36-8e76-010bb6c7185b} (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{825c19d3-35ce-428f-876b-88e080466689} (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Typelib\{0409743c-e5e3-4bdd-9ec7-eff622530282} (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{6f553c18-15e6-4e5e-8f44-add50de754ed} (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{072039ab-2117-4ed5-a85f-9b9eb903e021} (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Code Store Database\Distribution Units\{072039ab-2117-4ed5-a85f-9b9eb903e021} (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\nowstarter.nowstarterctrl.1 (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\NOWSTARTER.NowStarterCtrl.1 (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Files Infected:
C:\WINDOWS\Downloaded Program Files\NowStarter.ocx (Adware.CWS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\beep.sys (Fake.Beep.Sys) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.


10-21-2008

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.08
Database version: 471

Scan type: Full Scan (C:\|D:\|G:\|H:\|I:\|)
Objects scanned: 194042
Time elapsed: 8 hour(s), 41 minute(s), 54 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 1

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Files Infected:
C:\Program Files\Bat\un_BatSetup_15041.exe (Adware.Rabio) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.




Today, none was found, but obviously that thing(s) is still there.

I need your guidance again.

I made some screencaps of my desktop on safemode, to show the spyware is still there
spyware message 01
spyware message 02
unknown pop up

Also, if I run a Hijackthis, do I run it with normal mode or safemode?
Thanks for your time.

-yoori

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Posted 22 October 2008 - 10:38 PM

Please download ATF Cleaner by Atribune & save it to your desktop. alternate download link DO NOT use yet.
Please download and install 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.)
  • Under the "Configuration and Preferences", 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".

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".

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 22 October 2008 - 11:02 PM

Just a drive-by observation:

The logs there show MBAM 1.08, and I think we're at 1.29 now, so if you can update it, that might solve it.

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Posted 23 October 2008 - 02:19 AM

Just a drive-by observation:

The logs there show MBAM 1.08, and I think we're at 1.29 now, so if you can update it, that might solve it.



LOL, omg that's embarrassing. Thanks, I'll scan it again with the updated version.

Gonna use both SAS and MBAM and see what happens.

Oh, can someone answer my question about Hijackthis?

Edited by yoori, 23 October 2008 - 02:20 AM.


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Posted 23 October 2008 - 02:29 AM

Hijackthis is normally run from Normal Mode - but don't post a Hijackthis log in this thread.
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Posted 23 October 2008 - 07:29 AM

^ Don't worry, I know HJT log doesn't belong here ^___^. Thanks.

Here are my logs for mabam and sas

MBAM 10-22-2008

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.29
Database version: 1276
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2

10/22/2008 10:15:50 PM
mbam-log-2008-10-22 (22-15-50).txt

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 56768
Time elapsed: 31 minute(s), 16 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 1
Memory Modules Infected: 1
Registry Keys Infected: 24
Registry Values Infected: 7
Registry Data Items Infected: 7
Folders Infected: 3
Files Infected: 33

Memory Processes Infected:
C:\WINDOWS\system32\uesiuqcr.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Unloaded process successfully.

Memory Modules Infected:
C:\WINDOWS\system32\smwin32.dll (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Delete on reboot.

Registry Keys Infected:
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ppo.ob (Spyware.OnlineGames) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ppo.ob.1 (Spyware.OnlineGames) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{587097ab-a686-4c3b-83a7-2b8e2d47868e} (Trojan.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Typelib\{5f2b8ee3-5b51-4424-a4bd-6c0595c40007} (Trojan.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\{5a148cf2-9c7b-4499-8e25-c9383a5e8680} (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\icheck (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\rhcgdrj0elce (Rogue.Multiple) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\GetModule (Adware.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\tdssdata (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\tdss (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{f4e5a9dd-bdfc-4034-8e7b-60c336ebba56} (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{33253c2b-a526-4d97-a6cd-5a8dd50e7027} (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{a013e591-b570-4013-a2d6-e8cb72e80faf} (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{a013e591-b570-4013-a2d6-e8cb72e80faf} (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\BndFibu7.DLL (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\bndfibu7.band (Adware.ISM) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\bndfibu7.band.1 (Adware.ISM) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\bndfibu7.bho (Adware.ISM) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\bndfibu7.bho.1 (Adware.ISM) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{b5d5ddcb-37f1-4eca-aa78-8f280df39912} (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{75aca373-7849-4213-abc0-1edade08fefa} (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{a1a36d6d-ea3d-4209-beb8-98f9d8e04036} (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\getsn32.msiesn (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\smwin32.mdr (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\getmodule24 (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\facegame (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\rhcgdrj0elce (Rogue.AntivirusXP2008) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\brastk (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\brastk (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchUrl\w\ (Trojan.Zlob) -> Delete on reboot.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Desktop\General\wallpaper (Hijack.Desktop) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Data Items Infected:
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\regfile\shell\open\command\ (Broken.OpenCommand) -> Bad: ("%1" %*) Good: (regedit.exe "%1") -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\SecurityProviders\SecurityProviders (Trojan.Agent) -> Data: msansspc.dll -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Userinit (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Data: c:\windows\system32\uesiuqcr.exe -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Userinit (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Data: system32\uesiuqcr.exe -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchUrl\w\ (Hijack.Search) -> Bad: (http://internetsearchservice.com/search?q=%s) Good: (http://www.google.com/) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Userinit (Hijack.UserInit) -> Bad: (C:\WINDOWS\system32\userinit.exe,C:\WINDOWS\system32\uesiuqcr.exe,) Good: (userinit.exe) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\DisableTaskMgr (Hijack.TaskManager) -> Bad: (1) Good: (0) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Folders Infected:
C:\Program Files\iCheck (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\GetModule (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\HP_Administrator\Application Data\Facegame (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Files Infected:
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ppobo.dll (Trojan.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\karna.dat (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\wzetahch.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\karna.dat (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\iCheck\iCheck.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\iCheck\Uninstall.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\GetModule\GetModule24.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\HP_Administrator\Application Data\Facegame\Facegame.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\Common\helper.dll (Trojan.BHO) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\default.htm (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\msansspc.dll (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wpv623.cpx (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wpv913.cpx (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\getsn32.dll (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\iehlpr32.dll (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TDSSlxcp.dll (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\delself.bat (Malware.Trace) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\beep.sys (Fake.Beep.Sys) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\brastk.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\smwin32.dll (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wini10803.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\uesiuqcr.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\brastk.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\HP_Administrator\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Antivirus XP 2008.lnk (Rogue.Antivirus2008) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Guest\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Antivirus XP 2008.lnk (Rogue.Antivirus2008) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\HP_Administrator\~.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TDSScfmm.dll (Rootkit.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TDSShrxx.dll (Rootkit.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TDSSnmxh.log (Trojan.TDSS) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TDSSoiqt.dll (Rootkit.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TDSSvkql.dll (Rootkit.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\TDSSxhyf.dll (Rootkit.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\TDSSmqlt.sys (Rootkit.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.


SAS 10-23-2008

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

Generated 10/23/2008 at 01:58 AM

Application Version : 4.21.1004

Core Rules Database Version : 3412
Trace Rules Database Version: 1404

Scan type : Quick Scan
Total Scan Time : 01:06:12

Memory items scanned : 161
Memory threats detected : 0
Registry items scanned : 501
Registry threats detected : 2
File items scanned : 12043
File threats detected : 1

Rogue.MalWarrior
HKCR\TacOnlyOne
HKCR\TacOnlyOne#URLSnooper

Trojan.Downloader-GRDMgr
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\GRDMGR.EXE






Should I do a HJT scan and post it at the HJT section?
I still have a feeling there's still some stubborn ones in my computer.

Edited by yoori, 23 October 2008 - 07:42 AM.


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Posted 23 October 2008 - 04:11 PM

Should I do a HJT scan and post it at the HJT section?

That's up to you. However, given that you had a nasty rootkit infection it might not be a bad idea. You should assume that your online passwords have been compromised.
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Posted 23 October 2008 - 09:14 PM

I figured my online passwords has -___-;.
So out of all the malware/viruses/spyware that were found, rookit is the worsest one?
Yeah, I'll most likely go over HJT section. But don't close this thread yet, please.

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Posted 25 October 2008 - 09:09 AM

Rootkits and backdoor Trojans are very dangerous because they use advanced techniques (backdoors) as a means of accessing a computer system that bypasses security mechanisms and steal sensitive information which they send back to the hacker. Many rootkits can hook into the Windows 32-bit kernel, and patch several APIs to hide new registry keys and files they install. Remote attackers use backdoor Trojans and rootkits as part of an exploit to gain unauthorized access to a computer and take control of it without your knowledge.

If your computer was used for online banking, has credit card information or other sensitive data on it, all passwords should be changed immediately as Budapest advised. You should consider them to be compromised. They should be changed by using a different computer and not the infected one. If not, an attacker may get the new passwords and transaction information. If using a router, you need to reset it with a strong logon/password so the malware cannot gain control again. and credit card institutions should be notified of the possible security breach. Because your computer was compromised please read How Do I Handle Possible Identify Theft, Internet Fraud and CC Fraud?

Although the rootkit was identified and removed, your PC has likely been compromised and there is no way to be sure the computer can ever be trusted again. It is dangerous and incorrect to assume that because this malware has been removed the computer is now secure. In some instances an infection may have caused so much damage to your system that it cannot be completely cleaned or repaired. The malware may leave so many remnants behind that security tools cannot find them. Many experts in the security community believe that once infected with this type of malware, the best course of action is to wipe the drive clean, reformat and reinstall the OS. Please read:

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