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Blue Screening, Network Timeouts, Slow; but no threats detected?


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#1 JoobaHooba

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Posted 28 May 2009 - 06:57 PM

OS: Microsoft Windows XP SP3
AMD Sempron 3000+
447 MB RAM
NVIDIA GeForce4 MX Integrated GPU


It all started last night right after I uninstalled the game "Perfect World". The game severely slowed my computer and took up too much memory. When I rebooted after cleaning and defragging, it Blue Screened.


It told me there there may be a driver issue and gave me this:

"STOP: 0x0000007E (0xC0000005, 0xF7039C80, 0xF703997C)

vsdatant.sys - Address F4FB168A base at F4F76000, DateStamp 48ae3075"


I had no idea what it meant (still don't), so I rebooted in safe mode. When I tried to run a scan with AVG, a shutdown countdown came up and restarted the computer. AVG was completely gone now, Internet was disabled, and all my startup programs were disabled.
I screwed around with msconfig and finally got the Internet and my startup programs back up, but now the Internet's acting weird. After so many pages, a "Network Timeout" page comes up and I have to restart the computer just to continue using it...

I downloaded and ran SuperAntiSpyware -- it found and removed 5 threats. Nothing changed (still Blue Screened on reboot, weird Internet).
I then ran Panda ActiveScan 2.0 -- it found nothing.
I then downloaded LSPFix hoping it would fix the Internet, but it found nothing wrong.
I ran some more scans and nothing...

I don't know what else to do or what the Blue Screen's talking about, so any help please?
Thanks in advance.


I've attached my HighjackThis Log, DDS, and Attach.

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#2 Tokek

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Posted 09 June 2009 - 07:15 PM

Hello and welcome to Bleeping Computer

We apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.

If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine.

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Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.

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Thanks and again sorry for the delay.

We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:
  • Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.
  • Double click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.
  • A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.
  • Notepad will open with the results.
  • Follow the instructions that pop up for posting the results.
  • Close the program window, and delete the program from your desktop.
Please note: You may have to disable any script protection running if the scan fails to run. After downloading the tool, disconnect from the internet and disable all antivirus protection. Run the scan, enable your A/V and reconnect to the internet.

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Posted 14 June 2009 - 07:21 AM

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