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#1 AVNDrug


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Posted 28 February 2009 - 05:09 PM

Well, I've read the rules and it says I should introduce myself and put a detailed description of my problem in the Topic Title, but that doesn't seen to fit everything. :thumbsup:

I'm a new member, just registered today. My name is Alex, and I've got a basket case of problems with my computer.

Allow me to list them:

1. I haven't got a anti-virus program - Perhaps someone could recommend me a good free one?

2. http://antivirusxp-pro2009com/?code=0000049 - This site keeps popping up every 5 minutes; Is it a virus?

3. This site pops up; http://onlinenotify.net/land/eurl/1.html?code=49

When I click the background that is stuck on my desktop. Here is a link to the picture, as it's too big to be attached.


Any help would be greatly appreciated.
And, if possible, could said help appear in the form of a step by step walk through on what to do exactly to fix the problems?

Many thanks in advance!

Edited by The weatherman, 28 February 2009 - 06:23 PM.
Moved to a more appropriate forum~TW

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#2 FiOS Dan

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 05:20 PM

1) Go with either Avira or Avast.

2) & 3) Your PC is infected with a known malware program. Forunately removal instructions are available right here at BC.
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#3 AVNDrug

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 05:21 PM

Thank you very much!

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 05:26 PM

Hi Alex,
Welcome to BC. :thumbsup: You have come to the right site.
Your infected!
To get the right help from the right people please post over here @ "Am I Infected?" They will help you there.
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Posted 28 February 2009 - 06:38 PM

Hello and welcome to BC
The process of cleaning your computer may require you to temporarily disable 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.
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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.
-- 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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