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#1 dagsky

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Posted 15 November 2009 - 10:53 PM

Hey guys hope you can help! My brother d/l pro evo soccer from pirate bay and installed it now my IE keeps opening by itself and going to linkbucks.com, i've ran MBAM and spybot and comodo to see if it can find anything and nothing is found. I obviously uninstalled the game and looked in add remove progs for any suspicious progs but didn't find anything in there. I googled for this problem and not many results for this issue, however i did find 1 forum with the same problem and the helper said to run combofix and post log but the person asking for help never came back to post this so there was no solution!! I have run a combofix and have the log and i hope that i have done it the right way. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Combo log is attached and so is hijackthis.


EDIT: Combo log is NOT attached and will be attached if requested.

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#2 myrti

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Posted 24 November 2009 - 04:39 PM

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#3 myrti

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Posted 29 November 2009 - 03:33 PM

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