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Prunnet.exe Trojan troubles!


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#1 feelgood

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Posted 12 January 2009 - 02:13 AM

So, after a week or so of trying to figure out what's wrong with my computer, I found that I have the prunnet.exe trojan. Norton would not run so I couldn't delete it, but I downloaded AVG, had to manually update it, and I got rid of it.

Now the problem is, I'm still getting pop-ups, and Norton 360 still won't open! I've ran AVG, Malware Bytes, SUPERAntiSpyware, and they find nothing.

edit: okay, so I updated to the latest version of Malware-Bytes and that stopped the pop-ups (woohoo!), but Norton still doesn't open. Is that a cause of the Trojan, or something completely different?

Edited by feelgood, 12 January 2009 - 02:37 AM.


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Posted 12 January 2009 - 10:34 AM

Please post the results of your MBAM scan for review.

To retrieve the MBAM scan log information, launch MBAB.
• Click the Logs Tab at the top.
mbam-log-2008-10-12(13-35-16).txt should show in the list. <- your dates will be different from this exampe
• Click on the log name to highlight it.
• Go to the bottom and click on Open.
• The log should automatically open in notepad as a text file.
• Go to Edit and choose Select all.
• Go back to Edit and choose Copy or right-click on the highlighted text and choose copy from there.
• Come back to this thread, click Add Reply, then right-click and choose Paste.
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