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globalroot\systemroot\system32 bad image?


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#1 deedoo321

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Posted 20 September 2009 - 12:22 AM

Whenever my Vista machine starts up, I get a multiple popups to the effect stating that some .dll in globalroot\systemroot\system32 is not a valid system image.

Seems to be a parallel to the issue in this thread: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/252253/need-help-with-globalrootsystemroot-bad-image-error/

I've run the recommended MalWareByte, results as follows:

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Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.41
Database version: 2828
Windows 6.0.6000

20/9/2009 1:01:27 PM
mbam-log-2009-09-20 (13-01-27).txt

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 83598
Time elapsed: 5 minute(s), 56 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 1
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:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\synsend (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Files Infected:
C:\Windows\system32\Drivers\str.sys (Rootkit.Agent) -> Delete on reboot.



Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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#2 garmanma

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Posted 20 September 2009 - 09:12 PM

We Need to check for Rootkits with RootRepeal
  • Download RootRepeal from the following location and save it to your desktop.
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  • Open Posted Image on your desktop.
  • Click the Posted Image tab.
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  • Check the box for your main system drive (Usually C:), and press Ok.
  • Allow RootRepeal to run a scan of your system. This may take some time.
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