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Quits before can make log file/quits anti-spyware programs


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#1 ssarnold

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Posted 23 September 2009 - 08:07 AM

I know I have a ton of malware on my PC - Windows XP Home Edition. I have tried: SuperAntispyware and mbam but they quit before the scan finishes. I have tried to create log files using dds.scr and hijackthis, but again it quits after about 10 seconds. I also tried Dr. Web Cure.it
and it does express scan ok with no viruses found, but quits when try to do Complete scan.

I tried quitting everything from task manager that could be quit (I think). I have tried Safe Mode. I tried renaming mbam to random file name.

Also whenever I have explorer.exe running, it causes Internet Explorer to open by itself, so I disconnected my computer from the Internet.

Some of the malware I have been experiencing include: Coreguard family like Antivirus Pro, Windows Police Pro, Windows Security Center, Antivirus System Pro. I have been able to get rid of most of this manually, but not sure if everything gone.
Also, I had the malware where cmd.com, regedit.com etc files were created/hidden. I deleted these.

Before Superantispyware quits it said I have the following: rootkit.Agent/Gen-UACFake and Trojan.Dropper/Win-NV.

Please help.

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#2 Orange Blossom

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Posted 24 September 2009 - 08:02 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.
Help us help you. If HelpBot replies, you MUST follow step 1 in its reply so we know you need help.

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#3 rigel

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Posted 24 September 2009 - 09:01 PM

Let's do some varifications

Please follow this guide for Windows Police pro Post any logs

Next We Need to check for Rootkits with RootRepeal
  • Download RootRepeal from the following location and save it to your desktop.
  • Extract RootRepeal.exe from the archive (If you did not use the "Direct Download"

    mirror).
  • Open Posted Image on

    your desktop.
  • Click the Posted Image tab.
  • Click the Posted Image button.
  • Check all seven boxes:

    Posted Image
  • Push Ok
  • 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.
  • Once the scan completes, push the

    Posted Image button. Save the log to
    your desktop, using a distinctive name, such as RootRepeal.txt. Include this report in your
    next reply, please.

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