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TaskMgr, Regedit, Safe Mode, Antivirus not working!

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#1 Seraph


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Posted 05 October 2009 - 02:05 AM

My colleague 'accidentally' ran the 'Folder Virus' in my office computer,


the usual,
Creating a replica of itself inside a folder with the same name as the folder
Copying itself to any external peripheral connected via USB (Pen drives, HDD etc.)
Task Manager Disabled
Regedit Disabled
Internet Explorer not working, Homepage reset to 'googleinindia.blogspot.com'

the unusual,
Cannot enter safe mode (pc reboots)
Unable to run existing antiviruses, including McAfee and Spybot S&D
Unable to run certain existing applications including MATLAB and Adobe Reader

McAfee displays an error during system startup, Spybot just sits there quietly, MATLAB encounters a fatal error (in matlab.exe)

I ran the DDS.exe, but it could only output a 'DDS' report and no 'Attach' report. I have also run the RootRepeal.exe
I am posting the DDS and RootRepeal Logs.

An early reply will be highly appreciated


Attached Files

  • Attached File  DDS.txt   11.16KB   5 downloads
  • Attached File  ark.txt   36.97KB   6 downloads

Edited by Seraph, 05 October 2009 - 02:12 AM.

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#2 syler


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Posted 22 October 2009 - 01:10 PM


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.

My name is Syler and I will be helping you to solve your Malware issues. If you have since resolved your issues I would appreciate if you
would let me no so I can close this topic, if you still need help please let me no what issues you are still having, in your next reply.

ComboFix should not be run unless requested by a HJT Team member. It 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", 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.

Post the contents of C:\ComboFix.txt in your next reply.

  • Download random's system information tool (RSIT) by random/random from here and save it to your desktop.
  • Double click on RSIT.exe to run RSIT.
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Then please post back here with the following:
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#3 syler


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Posted 26 October 2009 - 07:40 PM

Due to the lack of feedback this Topic is closed.

If you need this topic reopened, please request this by sending me a PM
with the address of the thread. This applies only to the original topic starter.

Everyone else please begin a New Topic.


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