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#1 cyclernyc

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Posted 03 March 2010 - 12:46 PM

I am running XP SP3 on a PC.

I just finished an AVG scan and it located and removed a trojan horse generic 16.CFFG in my restore file.

I did a Google search and nothing showed for that exact name.

Is it now completely removed or is there something else that I need to do?

Thank you.

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Posted 03 March 2010 - 03:06 PM

Hello, let's get a second opinion. You removed it from system Restore or that is where you see it now?
ThretExpert Report

Next run MBAM (MalwareBytes):

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (v1.44) and save it to your desktop.Download Link 1
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MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.
  • Make sure you are connected to the Internet.
  • Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
    For instructions with screenshots, please refer to the How to use Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Guide.
  • When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
  • When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:
    • Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
    • Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
  • Then click Finish.
MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.
  • If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue.
  • If you encounter any problems while downloading the definition updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.
On the Scanner tab:
  • Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.
  • Then click on the Scan button.
  • If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button.
  • The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some time to complete so please be patient.
  • When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Click 'Show Results' to display all objects found".
  • Click OK to close the message box and continue with the removal process.
Back at the main Scanner screen:
  • Click on the Show Results button to see a list of any malware that was found.
  • Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
  • When removal is completed, a log report will open in Notepad.
  • The log is automatically saved and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.
  • Copy and paste the contents of that report in your next reply. Be sure to post the complete log to include the top portion which shows MBAM's database version and your operating system.
  • Exit MBAM when done.
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Posted 03 March 2010 - 03:12 PM

Hello, let's get a second opinion. You removed it from system Restore or that is where you see it now?

No, that was where AVG showed that it had been located.

I did run SuperAntiSpyware and that showed nothing but I will run Malwarebytes now and then post what it shows.

Thanks!

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Posted 03 March 2010 - 04:04 PM

Ok,, yes run MBAm. We can clear that file after we see the MBAM log.
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Posted 03 March 2010 - 06:23 PM

OK - this is the log - there was 1 item that was noted
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.44
Database version: 3822
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3
Internet Explorer 7.0.5730.11

3/3/2010 6:21:05 PM
mbam-log-2010-03-03 (18-21-05).txt

Scan type: Full Scan (C:\|)
Objects scanned: 198066
Time elapsed: 3 hour(s), 3 minute(s), 11 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 1
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 0

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\avsoft (Trojan.Fraudpack) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Files Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

I need to add that on Monday I got that AntivirusSoft attack and I followed the instructions on this site to remove it. Superantispyware discovered 2 infections in the Registry and removed them but it appears that this is similar.

Edited by cyclernyc, 03 March 2010 - 06:36 PM.


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Posted 03 March 2010 - 09:22 PM

Hello please do a file search for these and post back the results.
sysguard.exe
sftav.exe
Should be something like this
\Local Settings\Application Data\<random>\<random>sftav.exe
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