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#1 Darkking711

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Posted 17 January 2009 - 10:10 PM

Hey I've been having some problems with my computer. While I was on my computer I got a report from Symantec that I had a Trojan.Vondu, and there are 6 viruses and they are all in Quarantine. Even though they are in Quarantine I think my computer is infected, because about 20 minutes ago something extracted and quickly closed before I got to see it. Also my computer installs updates and once it gets to 100% it goes away, than when I want to shut down my computer it ask's me to shut down with updating and I click that, But it doesnt update for some reason. Also when the thing extracted I got a warning from SpyBot asking me if i wanted to accept or don't accept . I clicked don't accept.


uhm, I don't know how to post a pic of the virus log.

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Posted 17 January 2009 - 10:13 PM

The process of cleaning your computer may require temporarily disabliling some security programs. If you are using SpyBot Search and Destroy, please refer to Note 2 at the bottom of this page.

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.
alternate download link 1
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  • 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.

Note 2:
-- MBAM may make changes to your registry as part of its disinfection routine. If you're using other security programs that detect registry changes (like Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere with the fix or alert you after scanning with MBAM. Please disable such programs until disinfection is complete or permit them to allow the changes. To disable these programs, please view this topic: How To Temporarily Disable Your Anti-virus, Firewall And Anti-malware Programs

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If mbam won't install

Some types of malware will disable MBAM and other security tools. If MBAM will not install, try renaming it. Right-click on the mbam-setup.exe file and change the .exe extension to .bat, .com, .pif, or .scr and then double-click on it to run.

If after installation, MBAM will not run, open the Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware folder in Program Files, right-click on mbam.exe and change the .exe as noted above. Then double-click on it to run.
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#3 Darkking711

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Posted 17 January 2009 - 11:21 PM

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.33
Database version: 1663
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3

1/17/2009 8:19:56 PM
mbam-log-2009-01-17 (20-19-56).txt

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 67896
Time elapsed: 4 minute(s), 23 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: 0

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:
(No malicious items detected)



What I don't understand is I still have these Viruses and I sometimes hear this error message in the background, but nothing pops-up.

Should I do a full scan?

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Posted 18 January 2009 - 04:08 PM

They can be tricky and it usually takes several scans to totally remove the problem
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Please reboot the computer
Open MBAM and click Update tab, select Check for Updates,when done
click Scanner tab,select FULL scan
After scan click Remove Selected, Post new scan log for review
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Follow that scan with SAS
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ATF
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".

Now SAS,may need an hour
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. Double-click on the hyperlink for Download Installer and save SASDEFINITIONS.EXE to your desktop. Then double-click on SASDEFINITIONS.EXE to install the definitions.)
  • 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 18 January 2009 - 07:28 PM

MBAM Full Scan.

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.33
Database version: 1663
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3

1/17/2009 11:37:03 PM
mbam-log-2009-01-17 (23-37-03).txt

Scan type: Full Scan (C:\|D:\|E:\|F:\|G:\|H:\|I:\|)
Objects scanned: 191011
Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 8 minute(s), 6 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:\Documents and Settings\TDU\Desktop\Amir's Music\Flashing FLights.mp3 (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.


Now i'm gonna start with the other programs and I will post back.

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Posted 18 January 2009 - 09:21 PM

Ok, well it looks like the Viruses are gone. My computer is running much more smoother now.

SAS Log:

SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log
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Generated 01/18/2009 at 06:01 PM

Application Version : 4.24.1004

Core Rules Database Version : 3694
Trace Rules Database Version: 1670

Scan type : Complete Scan
Total Scan Time : 01:10:11

Memory items scanned : 169
Memory threats detected : 0
Registry items scanned : 7128
Registry threats detected : 0
File items scanned : 33764
File threats detected : 0

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Posted 18 January 2009 - 10:22 PM

Hello.

Glad everything is better. Run an online scan and see if it finds anything before I call you an all-clean.

Run Scan with Kaspersky

Please do a scan with Kaspersky Online Scanner.

If you are using Windows Vista, open your browser by right-clicking on its icon and select 'Run as administrator' to perform this scan.

  • Please disable your realtime protection software before proceeding. Refer to this page if you are unsure how.
  • Open the Kaspersky Scanner page.
  • Click on Accept and install any components it needs.
  • The program will install and then begin downloading the latest definition files.
  • After the files have been downloaded on the left side of the page in the Scan section select My Computer
  • This will start the program and scan your system.
  • The scan will take a while, so be patient and let it run.
  • Once the scan is complete, click on View scan report
  • Now, click on the Save Report as button.
  • Save the file to your desktop.
  • Copy and paste that information in your next post.
You can refer to this animation by sundavis.

Post back with the log once you are done.

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Posted 19 January 2009 - 06:33 PM

Ok. If only they where gone. These where the Vundo's that where in Symantec Quarantine.


KAS Log:


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KASPERSKY ONLINE SCANNER 7 REPORT
Monday, January 19, 2009
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Professional Service Pack 3 (build 2600)
Kaspersky Online Scanner 7 version: 7.0.25.0
Program database last update: Monday, January 19, 2009 17:10:23
Records in database: 1648886
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Scan settings:
Scan using the following database: extended
Scan archives: yes
Scan mail databases: yes

Scan area - My Computer:
C:\
D:\
E:\
F:\
G:\
H:\
I:\
J:\

Scan statistics:
Files scanned: 117248
Threat name: 5
Infected objects: 9
Suspicious objects: 0
Duration of the scan: 02:41:15


File name / Threat name / Threats count
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition\7.5\Quarantine\08100000.VBN Infected: not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.SuperJuan.fka 1
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition\7.5\Quarantine\08300000.VBN Infected: not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.SuperJuan.fka 1
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition\7.5\Quarantine\08700000.VBN Infected: Trojan.Win32.Monder.aehd 1
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition\7.5\Quarantine\08700001.VBN Infected: not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.SuperJuan.fph 1
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition\7.5\Quarantine\087C0000.VBN Infected: not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.SuperJuan.fka 1
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition\7.5\Quarantine\087C0001.VBN Infected: not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.SuperJuan.fka 1
C:\Documents and Settings\TDU\Desktop\All TDU Mods\ALL MODS\perfectworking.rar Infected: Backdoor.Win32.Agent.vru 2
C:\Documents and Settings\TDU\Desktop\All TDU Mods\ALL MODS\perfectworking.rar Infected: HackTool.Win32.Injecter.l 1

The selected area was scanned.







So how should I remove these, because in the background I still hear this error sound and nothing pops-up.

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Posted 20 January 2009 - 03:48 PM

Hello.

Those are quarantined items from Symantec. You should delete them.

Open your symantec home page and remove everything in it's quarantine box. Alternatively you can navigate to the folder: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Symantec\Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition\7.5\Quarantine.

Then remove everything found in that folder.

Next navigate to the folder: C:\Documents and Settings\TDU\Desktop\All TDU Mods\ALL MODS.

Next, remove the following file: perfectworking.rar <-This one

I'm not sure if that error sound you hear is related to malware. I don't see anything going around right now. It seems your original problems is resolved now?

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Posted 21 January 2009 - 01:50 AM

ALRIGHT! Thank's for the help! Should I run another Online scan to be sure?

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Posted 21 January 2009 - 08:13 AM

I don't think it's really necessary to run another one, but if you would like feel free to do it, otherwise from what I see you are good.

Create a New System Restore Point<- Very Important

Now you should Create a New Restore Point to prevent possible reinfection from an old one. Some of the malware you picked up could have been saved in System Restore. Since this is a protected directory your tools cannot access to delete these files, they sometimes can reinfect your system if you accidentally use an old restore point. Setting a new restore point AFTER cleaning your system will help prevent this and enable your computer to "roll-back" to a clean working state.

The easiest and safest way to do this is:
  • Go to Start > Programs > Accessories > System Tools and click "System Restore".
  • Choose the radio button marked "Create a Restore Point" on the first screen then click "Next". Give the R.P. a name, then click "Create". The new point will be stamped with the current date and time. Keep a log of this so you can find it easily should you need to use System Restore.
  • Then use Disk Cleanup to remove all but the most recently created Restore Point.
  • Go to Start > Run and type: Cleanmgr
  • Click "Ok"
  • Disk Cleanup will scan your files for several minutes, then open.
  • Click the "More Options" Tab.
  • Click the "Clean up" button under System Restore.
  • Click Ok. You will be prompted with "Are you sure you want to delete all but the most recent restore point?"
  • Click Yes, then click Ok.
  • Click Yes again when prompted with "Are you sure you want to perform these actions?"
  • Disk Cleanup will remove the files and close automatically.
Vista Users can refer to these links: Create a New Restore Point and Disk Cleanup.


Congratulations! You now appear clean! :inlove: :flowers: :thumbsup:

Now that you are clean, please follow these simple steps in order to keep your computer clean and secure:

Increase System Performance

You may wish to try StartupLite. Simply download this tool to your desktop and run it. It will explain any optional auto-start programs on your system, and offer the option to stop these programs from starting at startup. This will result in fewer programs running when you boot your system, and should improve preformance.
If that does not work, you can try the steps mentioned in Slow Computer/browser? Check Here First; It May Not Be Malware.

Preventing Infections in the Future

Please also have a look at the following links, giving some advice and Tips to protect yourself against malware and reduce the potential for re-infection:
  • Avoid gaming sites, underground web pages, pirated software sites, and peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing programs. They are a security risk which can make your computer susceptible to a smörgåsbord of malware infections, remote attacks, exposure of personal information, and identity theft. Many malicious worms and Trojans spread across P2P file sharing networks, gaming and underground sites. Users visiting such pages may see innocuous-looking banner ads containing code which can trigger pop-up ads and Flash ads that install viruses, Trojans and spyware. Ads are a target for hackers because they offer a stealthy way to distribute malware to a wide range of Internet users. The best way to reduce the risk of infection is to avoid these types of web sites and not use any P2P applications. Read P2P Software User Advisories and Risks of File-Sharing Technology.
Disable Autorun on Flash-Drive/Removable Drives

When is AUTORUN.INF really an AUTORUN.INF?

USB worms work by creating a file called AUTORUN.INF on the root of USB drives. These INF files then use Autorun or Autoplay (not the same thing!) to execute themselves either when the stick is inserted, or more commonly, when the user double-clicks on the USB drive icon from My Computer (Windows Explorer)...


Keeping Autorun enabled on USB and other removable drives has become a significant security risk due to the increasing number of malware variants that can infect them and transfer the infection to your computer. Read USB-Based Malware Attacks and Please disable Autorun asap!.

If using Windows Vista, please refer to:
"Disable AutoPlay in Windows Vista"
"Preventing AutoPlay with Local Group Policy Editor or AutoPlay options panel"

Note 1: When Autorun is disabled, double-clicking a drive which has autorun.inf in its root directory may still activate Autorun so be careful.

Note 2: Disabling autorun/autoplay does not prevent you from accessing your media sources. They are still available by opening My Computer and accessing the source drive (CD, DVD, usb/flash drive or external hard drive). Pictures on a camera can still be accessed through My Pictures and selecting "Get Pictures" from a scanner or camera. Media can also be accessed via the program you normally use it with such as music CDs accessed via Media Player, blank CDs via burning software, image handling software provided with the camera, etc. I strongly recommend you leave the autorun feature disabled and get into the habit of accessing your media devices manually.


Vist the WindowsUpdate Site Regularly

I recommend you regularly visit the Windows Update Site!
  • Lots of Hacking/Trojans use the methods found (plugged by the updates) that have not been stopped by people not updating.
  • By updating your machine, you have one less headache! Posted Image
  • Update ALL Critical updates and any other Windows updates for services/programs that you use.
  • If you wish, you can also use automatic updates. This is a good thing to have if you want to be up-to-date all the time, but can also be a bit of an annoyance due to its handling and the sizes of the updates. If you wish to turn on automatic updates then you will find here is a nice little article about turning on automatic updates.
  • Note that it will download them for you, but you still have to actually click install.
  • If you do not want to have automatic updates turned on, or are on dial-up, you can always download updates seperately at: http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com.
Update Non-Microsoft Programs

It is also a good idea to check for the latest versions of commonly installed applications that are regularly patched to fix vulnerabilities. You can check these by visiting Secunia Software Inspector and Calendar of Updates.

Additional Security Programs

For a nice list of freeware programmes in all categories, please have a look at this thread with freeware products that are regarded as useful by the users of this forum: Commonly Used Freeware Replacements.

Update all programs regularly - Make sure you update all the programs you have installed regularly. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new malicious programs are released.

Follow this list and your potential for being infected again will reduce dramatically.
Finally, and definitely the MOST IMPORTANT step, click on the following tutorial and follow each step listed there:

Simple and easy ways to keep your computer safe and secure on the Internet


Glad I was able to help and thank you for choosing Bleeping Computer as you malware removal source.
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Posted 22 January 2009 - 06:11 PM

Thank you guys sooo MUCH! You where a great help, and now I am happy that my computer is clean!! Thanks again Bleeping Computer!! :thumbsup: :flowers: :trumpet:

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Posted 23 January 2009 - 03:54 PM

No problem. Glad we could help.

Happy surfing again :thumbsup:

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Posted 24 January 2009 - 09:28 PM

Hey, I have one more question when I made my Restore Point I tried to restore my computer to the point again the day after because I was wondering if it worked. It didn't though. Once I clicked the restore point I created, it restarts my computer, Goes to the restore thing and takes about like 10 seconds and it officially restarts and when I log in, it says restore point incomplete, and I retried but I got the same thing.

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 03:47 PM

Hello.

That is usually caused if the restore point wasn't created properly or a improper shutdown occurred. Usually if you don't have any problems you don't need to do a system restore point. If you want to you can undo the last restore point or try a different restore point and see if it works.

Another thing might have caused this (in my own opinion) is that there are many times that anti-malware scanners that scan for the System Volume Information folder and find an infected restore point and removes it. When this happens it disturbs and brakes the chain of the system restore point and when you try to restore to an earlier date the restore point fails. Usually you should not let your anti-malware security programs remove files in the system volume information in my opinion. They can't do any harm unless you restore to that date and those files can be easily removed using cleanmgr. This is what I think and may not be right/wrong and can be argued on either side I believe.

Hope that helps.

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