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packed.win32.tdss.y?


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#1 seg42

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Posted 05 October 2009 - 09:01 AM

We started out with a computer so infected we could only start it up running a linux boot disk. While using the boot disk we copied files onto an external hard drive to be scanned on an isolated laptop with malwarebytes and kaspersky antivius. The malwarebytes scan has always turned up clean, but kaspersky came up with several different instances of packed.win32.tdss.y . After removing the hard drive, (and keep in mind, nothing was run or even opened, the only thing I did was scan them) the laptop started showing signs of infection. A complete scan of the laptop showed that now it was infected. I removed the virus again, only to have it reappear. I finally found where it was replicating from, and the packed.win32.tdss.y seems to be gone, but I am getting more signs of infection now, including things that won't run, including rootrepeal that blue-screens my computer, dds which comes up as a nonesence txt file, and the more I use the laptop, the more the screen flickers, unless I put it in safemode. I'm moving this over from the "Am I infected" section, and my logs from HJT and OTL are here

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Posted 05 October 2009 - 12:46 PM

New symptom: what ever it is also eats files.

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Posted 22 October 2009 - 03:06 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.

If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.

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.

If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.
Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.


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.

Information on A/V control HERE
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Posted 27 October 2009 - 02:54 PM

Due to the lack of feedback, this topic is now closed.
If you need this topic reopened, please PM a staff member and we will reopen it for you (include the address of this thread in your request). This applies to the original topic starter only. Everyone else with similar problems, please start a new topic.
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