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#1 steelkobra03

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Posted 12 May 2010 - 02:28 PM

Day before yesterday something was automatic installed on my desktop through the internet by an ad of course. I updated & ran Malwarebytes as well as Windows Defender & some trojan was found. It was removed safely & now here I am very suspicious after just running Malwarebytes to see that it found some rogue infection. I don't know what to do anymore & I've never experience any problems with this computer until now...... Plz Help Thx

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Posted 12 May 2010 - 03:23 PM

Hello,please post the infected MBAM log.
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.


Now run an SAS scan
Please download and scan with SUPERAntiSpyware Free
  • Double-click SUPERAntiSypware.exe and use the default settings for installation.
  • An icon will be created on your desktop. Double-click that icon to launch the program.
  • If it will not start, go to Start > All Prgrams > SUPERAntiSpyware and click on Alternate Start.
  • If asked to update the program definitions, click "Yes". If not, update the definitions before scanning by selecting "Check for Updates". (If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here. Double-click on the hyperlink for Download Installer and save SASDEFINITIONS.EXE to your desktop. Then double-click on SASDEFINITIONS.EXE to install the definitions.)
  • In the Main Menu, click the Preferences... button.
  • Click the "General and Startup" tab, and under Start-up Options, make sure "Start SUPERAntiSpyware when Windows starts" box is unchecked.
  • Click the "Scanning Control" tab, and under Scanner Options, make sure the following are checked (leave all others unchecked):
    • Close browsers before scanning.
    • Scan for tracking cookies.
    • Terminate memory threats before quarantining.
  • Click the "Close" button to leave the control center screen and exit the program.
  • Do not run a scan just yet.
Reboot your computer in "Safe Mode" using the F8 method. To do this, restart your computer and after hearing your computer beep once during startup (but before the Windows icon appears) press the F8 key repeatedly. A menu will appear with several options. Use the arrow keys to navigate and select the option to run Windows in "Safe Mode".

Scan with SUPERAntiSpyware as follows:
  • Launch the program and back on the main screen, under "Scan for Harmful Software" click Scan your computer.
  • On the left, make sure you check C:\Fixed Drive.
  • On the right, under "Complete Scan", choose Perform Complete Scan and click "Next".
  • After the scan is complete, a Scan Summary box will appear with potentially harmful items that were detected. Click "OK".
  • Make sure everything has a checkmark next to it and click "Next".
  • A notification will appear that "Quarantine and Removal is Complete". Click "OK" and then click the "Finish" button to return to the main menu.
  • If asked if you want to reboot, click "Yes" and reboot normally.
  • To retrieve the removal information after reboot, launch SUPERAntispyware again.
    • Click Preferences, then click the Statistics/Logs tab.
    • Under Scanner Logs, double-click SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log.
    • If there are several logs, click the current dated log and press View log. A text file will open in your default text editor.
    • Please copy and paste the Scan Log results in your next reply.
  • Click Close to exit the program.
If you have a problem downloading, installing or getting SAS to run, try downloading and using the SUPERAntiSpyware Portable Scanner instead. Save the randomly named file (i.e. SAS_1710895.COM) to a usb drive or CD and transfer to the infected computer. Then double-click on it to launch and scan. The file is randomly named to help keep malware from blocking the scanner.
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Posted 12 May 2010 - 04:29 PM

SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log
http://www.superantispyware.com

Generated 05/12/2010 at 04:19 PM

Application Version : 4.37.1000

Core Rules Database Version : 4925
Trace Rules Database Version: 2737

Scan type : Complete Scan
Total Scan Time : 00:18:05

Memory items scanned : 140
Memory threats detected : 0
Registry items scanned : 5213
Registry threats detected : 0
File items scanned : 30778
File threats detected : 19

Adware.Tracking Cookie
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@questionmarket[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@atdmt[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@doubleclick[2].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@2o7[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@ad.yieldmanager[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@yieldmanager[2].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@content.yieldmanager[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\Low\quaylon@xiti[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\Low\quaylon@mediaplex[2].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\Low\quaylon@apmebf[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\Low\quaylon@doubleclick[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\Low\quaylon@xfire.adbureau[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@content.yieldmanager[3].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@content.yieldmanager[2].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@zedo[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@xfire.adbureau[2].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@ad.yieldmanager[2].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@doubleclick[1].txt
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\quaylon@yieldmanager[1].txt



Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.46
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: 4052

Windows 6.0.6002 Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18904

5/10/2010 3:32:59 PM
mbam-log-2010-05-10 (15-32-59).txt

Scan type: Quick scan
Objects scanned: 111433
Time elapsed: 2 minute(s), 12 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 2

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Files Infected:
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Local\Temp\tmp763E.tmp (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Local\Temp\dhdhtrdhdrtr5y (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.



Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.46
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: 4094

Windows 6.0.6002 Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18904

5/12/2010 2:09:05 PM
mbam-log-2010-05-12 (14-09-05).txt

Scan type: Quick scan
Objects scanned: 113467
Time elapsed: 2 minute(s), 15 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 1
Files Infected: 8

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Files Infected:
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection\About.lnk (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection\Activate.lnk (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection\Buy.lnk (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection\Data Protection Support.lnk (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection\Data Protection.lnk (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection\Scan.lnk (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection\Settings.lnk (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Users\Quaylon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Data Protection\Update.lnk (Rogue.DataProtection) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

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Posted 12 May 2010 - 07:54 PM

How is it now>
Let's get an online scan too.

ESET
Please perform a scan with Eset Online Antiivirus Scanner.
(Requires Internet Explorer to work. If given the option, choose "Quarantine" instead of delete.)
Vista users need to run Internet Explorer as Administrator. Right-click on the IE icon in the Start Menu or Quick Launch Bar on the Taskbar and select Run as Administrator from the context menu.
  • Click the green ESET Online Scanner button.
  • Read the End User License Agreement and check the box: YES, I accept the Terms of Use.
  • Click on the Start button next to it.
  • You may receive an alert on the address bar that "This site might require the following ActiveX control...Click here to install...". Click on that alert and then click Insall ActiveX component.
  • A new window will appear asking "Do you want to install this software?"".
  • Answer Yes to download and install the ActiveX controls that allows the scan to run.
  • Click Start.
  • Check Remove found threats and Scan potentially unwanted applications.
  • Click Scan to start. (please be patient as the scan could take some time to complete)
  • If offered the option to get information or buy software. Just close the window.
  • When the scan has finished, a log.txt file will be created and automatically saved in the C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Online Scanner\log.txt
    folder.
  • Click Posted Image > Run..., then copy and paste this command into the open box: C:\Program Files\EsetOnlineScanner\log.txt
  • The scan results will open in Notepad. Copy and paste the contents of log.txt in your next reply.
Note: Some online scanners will detect existing anti-virus software and refuse to cooperate. You may have to disable the real-time protection components of your existing anti-virus and try running the scan again. If you do this, remember to turn them back on after you are finished.
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Posted 12 May 2010 - 11:06 PM

Ok... Here's the log from the online scan

ESETSmartInstaller@High as CAB hook log:
OnlineScanner64.ocx - registred OK
OnlineScanner.ocx - registred OK
esets_scanner_update returned -1 esets_gle=53251
esets_scanner_update returned -1 esets_gle=53251
# version=7
# iexplore.exe=8.00.6001.18702 (longhorn_ie8_rtm(wmbla).090308-0339)
# OnlineScanner.ocx=1.0.0.6211
# api_version=3.0.2
# EOSSerial=3418d8959bbd004caaacdface47c14ba
# end=finished
# remove_checked=true
# archives_checked=true
# unwanted_checked=true
# unsafe_checked=false
# antistealth_checked=true
# utc_time=2010-05-13 04:00:46
# local_time=2010-05-12 11:00:46 (-0600, Central Daylight Time)
# country="United States"
# lang=1033
# osver=6.0.6002 NT Service Pack 2
# compatibility_mode=1031 16777213 100 94 0 12031767 0 0
# compatibility_mode=5892 16776574 100 56 0 110319362 0 0
# compatibility_mode=8192 67108863 100 0 0 0 0 0
# scanned=111292
# found=0
# cleaned=0
# scan_time=2684

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Posted 13 May 2010 - 09:39 AM

Looking good now. Do an update and quick MBAM scan.. How's it running?
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Posted 17 May 2010 - 11:22 AM

Great......

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.46
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: 4109

Windows 6.0.6002 Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18904

5/17/2010 11:20:40 AM
mbam-log-2010-05-17 (11-20-40).txt

Scan type: Quick scan
Objects scanned: 114201
Time elapsed: 1 minute(s), 56 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
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:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

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Posted 17 May 2010 - 04:25 PM

Looks goog here, if there are no other issues...
Now you should Create a New Restore Point to prevent possible reinfection from an old one. Some of the malware you picked up could have been backed up, renamed and saved in System Restore. Since this is a protected directory your tools cannot access to delete these files, they sometimes can reinfect your system if you accidentally use an old restore point. Setting a new restore point AFTER cleaning your system will help prevent this and enable your computer to "roll-back" to a clean working state.

The easiest and safest way to do this is:
  • Go to Start > Programs > Accessories > System Tools and click "System Restore".
  • Choose the radio button marked "Create a Restore Point" on the first screen then click "Next". Give the R.P. a name, then click "Create". The new point will be stamped with the current date and time. Keep a log of this so you can find it easily should you need to use System Restore.
  • Then use Disk Cleanup to remove all but the most recently created Restore Point.
  • Go to Start > Run and type: Cleanmgr
  • Click "Ok". Disk Cleanup will scan your files for several minutes, then open.
  • Click the "More Options" tab, then click the "Clean up" button under System Restore.
  • Click Ok. You will be prompted with "Are you sure you want to delete all but the most recent restore point?"
  • Click Yes, then click Ok.
  • Click Yes again when prompted with "Are you sure you want to perform these actions?"
  • Disk Cleanup will remove the files and close automatically.
Vista and Windows 7 users can refer to these links: Create a New Restore Point in Vista or Windows 7 and Disk Cleanup in Vista.
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Posted 29 May 2010 - 08:15 PM

I haven't had time to do any of that because I've been out of town but now there's something else that pops up. i cant open anything right now because its tellin me that its infected. something else just auto installed on here.... HELP PLZ.. i am very cautions about the websites i go to but i don't know what else to do. " Application cannot be executed. The file program is infected. Do you want to activate your antivirus software now?" That is the message that i received when i try to open any program

Edited by steelkobra03, 29 May 2010 - 09:06 PM.


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Posted 01 June 2010 - 02:22 PM

Hello, I was out of town the last feew days. It appears you picked up something like this.
You need to do all the steps as some pertain to your issue..
Please follow our Removal Guide here Remove Antispyware Soft (Uninstall Guide)
You will move to the Automated Removal Instructions

After you completed that, post your scan log here,let me know how things are.
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.
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