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Virus Help / Internet Blocked


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#1 B out West

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Posted 18 December 2008 - 09:06 PM

I recently infected my computer with the Facebook Virus. I downloaded several programs such as Malware Bytes, spybot, AVG etc. Malware Bytes removed many threats, however there are two that continually come back up after the Malware Bytes scan process. They are in the registry and are called Spamdet and Spamdet.1. I have tried to delete them manually but I am blocked from doing so. Whatever virus I have is blocking Malware Bytes update and Internet Explorer from getting online. Any advice?, I have spent lots of time on this but I do not know a lot about this topic.
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Posted 18 December 2008 - 09:22 PM

You have a log that is improperly posted here, please resolve that issue. Then 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 helper 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.

Please be patient. It may take a while to get a response because the HJT Team members are very busy working logs posted before yours. They are volunteers who will help you out as soon as possible. Once you have made your post and are waiting, please DO NOT make another reply until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. Generally the staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. If you post another response there will be 1 reply. A team member, looking for a new log to work may assume another HJT Team member is already assisting you and not open the thread to respond.

To avoid confusion and conflicting information, I am closing this thread.

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