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Trying to get rid of viruses? kmd202gu_exe and


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#1 machop66

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 01:13 PM

Short Version.....what is kmd202gu_exe???


Long Version
Hi I hope someone can help. It all started I believe Sunday night. Somehow I got Personal Virus on my machine how I don't know, it just showed up. I downloaded smitfraudfix.exe and ran it in safe mode just as the directions said to. I then purchased Security Shield 2009. I had to unload Security Shield 2008. I went to sleep and the next day it seemed as though "PErsonal Virus" was gone but I ran Security Shield and it found 5 viruses application.cydoor.s, application. topsearch.b, java.trojan.exploit.bytverify, trogan.generic.1639187 and vrtool.12937. But it said it couldn't delete application.cydoor.s, application.topsearch.b, trojan.generic.1639187, vrtool.12937. so then I decided to a system restore on my machine. I though I took it back to 7pm on the 24th but it did its thing and when I came back it was still running about 3 hours later after 5 hours I decided to just cold boot. Did that and it said Restore was successful and stamped it 5-24-09 12:07:48am . So i thoght I was good to go. Then lastnight (the 26th) I ran Security Shield 2009 and it said it found some viruses but I didn't get a chance to write them down. I started to download some Critical Updates that Security Shield stated I should and it kind of hung up and I went to bed today I wake up and it had rebooted! I no one of the updates was SP1 for vista but I don't know if it really updated or not. So, it looks like Security Shield didn't finish its scan. I am running Bit Defender right now and it found 3 identified viruses (don't know what they are thought), 3 infected files and delted 3 files. IT does say however it can't get rid of kmd202gu_exe. Can someone tell me what this is. I will find out more info when Bit Defender online scan is done with isn't for awhile.

I am running Vista Home Premium 32bit.

Any help with be appreciated. Maria

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#2 boopme

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 02:51 PM

Hello and welcome.. Lets start with these scans and see what is left.
Now run MBAM (MalwareBytes):

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.
alternate download link 1
alternate download link 2

MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.
  • 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 definition 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. Be sure to post the complete log to include the top portion which shows MBAM's database version and your operating system.
  • Exit MBAM when done.
Note: If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove, you will be asked to reboot your computer so MBAM can proceed with the disinfection process. If asked to restart the computer, please do so immediately. Failure to reboot normally (not into safe mode) will prevent MBAM from removing all the malware.


Next Run ATF and SAS:
From your regular user account..
Download Attribune's ATF Cleaner and then SUPERAntiSpyware , Free Home Version. Save both to desktop ..
DO NOT run yet.
Open SUPER from icon and install and Update it
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 yet.

Now reboot into Safe Mode: How to enter safe mode(XP)
Using the F8 Method
Restart your computer.
When the machine first starts again it will generally list some equipment that is installed in your machine, amount of memory, hard drives installed etc. At this point you should gently tap the F8 key repeatedly until you are presented with a Windows XP Advanced Options menu.
Select the option for Safe Mode using the arrow keys.
Then press enter on your keyboard to boot into Safe Mode
.

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 or Opera browser click that browser 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
.

NOW Scan with SUPER
Open from the desktop icon or the program Files list
On the left, make sure you check C:\Fixed Drive.
Perform a Complete scan. After scan,Verify they are all checked.
Click OK on the summary screen to quarantine all found items.
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.


Please ask any needed questions,post 2 logs and Let us know how the PC is running now.
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