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#1 maxdraper36

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Posted 24 October 2008 - 11:27 PM

This is the second time I tried this fix; this time it worked.
the last time I had malware about two years ago Combo didn't work as quickly as smitfraudfix did.
I have what looks to be a Combofix log and a rapport.
I just am interested in any info on these two fix programs. they seem to respectively work better than most commercial software out there.

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Posted 25 October 2008 - 08:24 AM

Combofix is an extremely powerful tool which should only be used when instructed to do so by someone who has been properly trained. ComboFix is intended by its creator to be "used under the guidance and supervision of an expert", NOT for private use. Please read Combofix's Disclaimer. Using this tool incorrectly could lead to disastrous problems with your operating system such as preventing it from ever starting again.

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Thank you for using BleepingComputer as your malware removal source.

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Posted 25 October 2008 - 08:24 AM

Discussion pertaining to how Combofx works, what it can or cannot do, what the log results mean, any future plans, etc is not available to the public in order to safeguard and protect the integrity of the tool from malware writers. As such, the developer does not want his tool discussed outside of private forums and therefore we cannot answer specific questions.

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