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#1 shivmanoj

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Posted 30 April 2009 - 11:44 AM

HI,
I had the blue screen with the warning screens and search redirection which later caused my network connection, taks amnager and regedit all to be disabled.. upon contacting my company's desktop support they recommended Combofix. i downloaded that along with stopzilla. ran combofix per the instruction and was able to get all my functionality back but now stopzilla still shows over 105 infections, vundo.S, Svcho, user init, search hijacker etc still being present?
Not sure what to do.. looks liek the longer i stay connected the virus count keeps inccreasing, please help me.
I have run combofix twice already and still cant seem to get rid of everything?
I have the logs from both runs of combofix.

please assist :thumbsup:
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Posted 02 May 2009 - 11:30 PM

As no logs have been posted, I am shifting this topic from the specialized HiJack This forum to the Am I Infected forum.

==>PLEASE DO NOT NOW POST LOGS<== unless a log is specifically requested.

I have run combofix twice already


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." It is 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.

Running ComboFix by yourself is like performing open heart surgery on yourself--the scalpel and other surgical tools that is ComboFix is meant to be wielded by a highly trained surgeon only in emergencies or dire circumstances. When the surgeon is thru s/he leaves the room. So combofix should be removed from a system once it has accomplished its job, unlike an AV that is there to protect you from future infections.

. . . CF does make some alterations to your system if you run it. Even if you had no malware removed and run the uninstall command, some things may be different now on your system. I can tell you that one thing is that all your restore points will be flushed out and a new one created. There is a good reason to do that when you have a severe infection--but if you aren't infected you might need those restore points.

Read and abide by the disclaimer people. It's there for a reason. Stick to running and protecting yourself with a good AV and firewall and an anti-malware scanner or two. If you feel you need a second opinion, try running online scans. If you feel you might need surgery, come here to BC and ask for help--that is what we're here for.


From: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/ind...t&p=1159014

That said, please tell us what kinds of sites you are being directed to. Describe pop-ups and system tray or desktop icons that have appeared. Explain what is "going wrong" with your computer. Note any tools you have used and their respective results. You may wish to provide screenshots.

If needed, we will direct you to our HJT Preparation Guide.

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