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#1 Mhoople

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Posted 05 December 2009 - 10:41 AM

I've tried Windows security essentials,AVG free, G-Data Anti-Virus and Malwarebytes(although now something has disabled it and won't re-install properly). One will announce it's cleaned things off but then the next days new ones are back. I tried G-Data's full security suite but it kept sending windows showing "behavior modification" on any of the startup programs and then kept repeating the same ones without end. Firefox started allowing pop ups from sites like: "thedailyheralds.com,www.news4online.net and www.newsline-17.com". I blocked cookies from these but new ones appear. The latest syptoms were that any time any .exe program was started an error message with Famiweki.dll appended to the programs file name would appear saying that it wasn't a correct image. I eventually searched for Famiweki.dll and found it in C:\WINDOWS\system32. I erased it and that problem has stopped for now. Thanks for help on this problem which has been going on and off for several months.

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Posted 08 December 2009 - 07:55 PM

Open Task Manager and in the Applications Window, end all tasks
Start a new task and type explorer.exe


Please try rkill
It may take multiple times

Please download Rkill by Grinler and save it to your desktop.Link 2
Link 3
Link 4
  • Double-click on the Rkill desktop icon to run the tool.
  • If using Vista, right-click on it and Run As Administrator.
  • A black DOS box will briefly flash and then disappear. This is normal and indicates the tool ran successfully.
  • If not, delete the file, then download and use the one provided in Link 2.
  • If it does not work, repeat the process and attempt to use one of the remaining links until the tool runs.
  • If the tool does not run from any of the links provided, please let me know.
Do not reboot the computer or you will have to run it again


Update mbam and run a FULL scan
Please post the results


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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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