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#1 temzoo

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Posted 26 May 2010 - 10:43 PM

So many viruses, so little time.

We've been infected xjr antivirus, w. vundo, vundon-senorita, vundon-Yx, virtumonde(sp?) and god knows what else.

I've done extensive removal efforts including SAS, spybot and HJT. I even tried to delete kikuvupi.dll w/ killbox and I'm still infected.

Your help is very much appreciated.

Peace.

Edited by Pandy, 27 May 2010 - 07:24 AM.
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Posted 27 May 2010 - 10:05 AM

Hello and welcome...Use all the steps here.
Please follow our Removal Guide here Remove XJR Antivirus

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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Posted 27 May 2010 - 09:52 PM

Thanks for your prompt reply. I neglected to mention I already followed the bleeping computer directions for XJR. I did so much after that, I thought I should do it over and post as you requested. Tried to reload it but their site seems to be down so I can't load the new randomly named exe file. I'll try again tomorrow and let you know what happens.
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Posted 28 May 2010 - 10:14 AM

Ok, We will need to do this also anyway so I'll post it.

Next run ATF and SAS: If you cannot access Safe Mode,run in normal ,but let me know.

Note: On Vista, "Windows Temp" is disabled. To empty "Windows Temp" ATF-Cleaner must be "Run as an Administrator".

From your regular user account..
Download Attribune's ATF Cleaner and then SUPERAntiSpyware , Free Home Version. Save both to desktop ..
DO NOT run yet.
Open SUPER from icon and install and Update it
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
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Click the "Close" button to leave the control center screen and exit the program. DO NOT run yet.

Now reboot into Safe Mode: How to enter safe mode(XP)
Using the F8 Method
Restart your computer.
When the machine first starts again it will generally list some equipment that is installed in your machine, amount of memory, hard drives installed etc. At this point you should gently tap the F8 key repeatedly until you are presented with a Windows XP Advanced Options menu.
Select the option for Safe Mode using the arrow keys.
Then press enter on your keyboard to boot into Safe Mode
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Double-click ATF-Cleaner.exe to run the program.
Under Main "Select Files to Delete" choose: Select All.
Click the Empty Selected button.

If you use Firefox or Opera browser click that browser at the top and choose: Select All
Click the Empty Selected button.
If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.
Click Exit on the Main menu to close the program
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NOW Scan with SUPER
Open from the desktop icon or the program Files list
On the left, make sure you check C:\Fixed Drive.
Perform a Complete scan. After scan,Verify they are all checked.
Click OK on the summary screen to quarantine all found items.
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.


Please ask any needed questions,post logs and Let us know how the PC is running now.
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Posted 30 May 2010 - 08:28 PM

Ok-

So here's what I got. SAS Log:
SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log
http://www.superantispyware.com

Generated 05/30/2010 at 02:33 PM

Application Version : 4.37.1000

Core Rules Database Version : 5007
Trace Rules Database Version: 2819

Scan type : Complete Scan
Total Scan Time : 02:28:16

Memory items scanned : 223
Memory threats detected : 0
Registry items scanned : 5991
Registry threats detected : 15
File items scanned : 22930
File threats detected : 20

Rogue.XJRAntiVirus
HKU\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Stats\{149256D5-E103-4523-BB43-2CFB066839D6}
HKU\S-1-5-21-316148442-2003367982-977903642-1012\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Stats\{149256D5-E103-4523-BB43-2CFB066839D6}
HKU\S-1-5-18\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Stats\{149256D5-E103-4523-BB43-2CFB066839D6}
HKU\.DEFAULT\Software\XJR Antivirus
HKU\S-1-5-21-316148442-2003367982-977903642-1012\Software\XJR Antivirus
HKU\S-1-5-18\Software\XJR Antivirus
C:\Program Files\XJR Antivirus

Adware.Flash Tracking Cookie
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\SERVING-SYS.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\IA.MEDIA-IMDB.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\MEDIA.NBCLOSANGELES.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\MEDIA.SCANSCOUT.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\MEDIA.SUBWAYFRESHBUZZ.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\MEDIAFORGEWS.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\OBJECTS.TREMORMEDIA.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\PIXIMEDIA.FR
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\INTERCLICK.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\UDN.SPECIFICCLICK.NET
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\ADIMAGES.SCRIPPSNETWORKS.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\M1.2MDN.NET
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\S0.2MDN.NET
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\SECURE-US.IMRWORLDWIDE.COM
C:\Documents and Settings\Squag\Application Data\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\83UMKU3F\CONTENT.ODDCAST.COM

Trojan.DNS-Changer (Hi-Jacked DNS)
HKLM\SYSTEM\CONTROLSET002\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS\INTERFACES\{8F9B7DD1-EC09-4354-BCDD-BB1218743A52}#NAMESERVER
HKLM\SYSTEM\CONTROLSET002\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS\INTERFACES\{D59E3AA2-ED2D-424A-A2EB-94615254BE83}#NAMESERVER
HKLM\SYSTEM\CONTROLSET004\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS\INTERFACES\{8F9B7DD1-EC09-4354-BCDD-BB1218743A52}#NAMESERVER
HKLM\SYSTEM\CONTROLSET004\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS\INTERFACES\{D59E3AA2-ED2D-424A-A2EB-94615254BE83}#NAMESERVER
HKLM\SYSTEM\CURRENTCONTROLSET\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS\INTERFACES\{8F9B7DD1-EC09-4354-BCDD-BB1218743A52}#NAMESERVER
HKLM\SYSTEM\CURRENTCONTROLSET\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS\INTERFACES\{D59E3AA2-ED2D-424A-A2EB-94615254BE83}#NAMESERVER
HKLM\SYSTEM\CURRENTCONTROLSET\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS#NAMESERVER
HKLM\SYSTEM\CONTROLSET002\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS#NAMESERVER
HKLM\SYSTEM\CONTROLSET004\SERVICES\TCPIP\PARAMETERS#NAMESERVER

Trojan.Agent/Gen-Nullo[Short]
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{D5341F9C-33F7-43CF-8BD2-1AE937C9BA1B}\RP11\A0002317.DLL
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{D5341F9C-33F7-43CF-8BD2-1AE937C9BA1B}\RP11\A0002318.DLL
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{D5341F9C-33F7-43CF-8BD2-1AE937C9BA1B}\RP11\A0002319.DLL
C:\SYSTEM VOLUME INFORMATION\_RESTORE{D5341F9C-33F7-43CF-8BD2-1AE937C9BA1B}\RP11\A0002320.DLL


I don't know if you still want it but here's the MBAM (doesn't see anything):
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.46
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: 4052

Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3
Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18702

5/29/2010 5:01:39 PM
mbam-log-2010-05-29 (17-01-39).txt

Scan type: Full scan (C:\|D:\|)
Objects scanned: 245939
Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 13 minute(s), 38 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)

Files Infected:
(No malicious items detected)


I think you know, but in case, we run XP home.
Thanks again for your help!

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Posted 01 June 2010 - 01:19 PM

Hi, Yep XP< was away for the weekend.. Actually rerun MBam now after SAS to see if anything was scattered.

Rerun MBAM (MalwareBytes) like this:

Open MBAM in normal mode and click Update tab, select Check for Updates,when done
click Scanner tab,select Quick scan and scan (normal mode).
After scan click Remove Selected, Post new scan log and Reboot into normal mode.


Now an Online scan... and I think we'll be good.
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 02 June 2010 - 02:16 AM

I don't recall granting you time off, but I hope you enjoyed it!
MBAB wont update, I get a path error. Defns are dated 4/29.
Here's the log:
6/1/2010 6:45:28 PM
mbam-log-2010-06-01 (18-45-28).txt

Scan type: Full scan (C:\|D:\|)
Objects scanned: 235751
Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 2 minute(s), 47 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)

Files Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Here's the log from ESET:
ESETSmartInstaller@High as CAB hook log:
OnlineScanner.ocx - registred OK
# 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=045ab546c2baf34f92b72df3ca5776a0
# end=finished
# remove_checked=true
# archives_checked=false
# unwanted_checked=true
# unsafe_checked=false
# antistealth_checked=true
# utc_time=2010-06-02 05:17:48
# local_time=2010-06-01 10:17:48 (-0800, Pacific Daylight Time)
# country="United States"
# lang=1033
# osver=5.1.2600 NT Service Pack 3
# compatibility_mode=512 16777215 100 0 0 0 0 0
# compatibility_mode=5891 16776533 100 100 0 15571249 0 0
# compatibility_mode=8192 67108863 100 0 0 0 0 0
# scanned=61246
# found=2
# cleaned=2
# scan_time=5606
C:\Program Files\scdata\dbsinit.exe Win32/Adware.WinAntiVirus application (deleted - quarantined) 00000000000000000000000000000000 C
C:\Program Files\scdata\wispex.html Win32/Adware.WinAntiVirus application (cleaned by deleting - quarantined) 00000000000000000000000000000000 C
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=045ab546c2baf34f92b72df3ca5776a0
# end=finished
# remove_checked=true
# archives_checked=false
# unwanted_checked=true
# unsafe_checked=false
# antistealth_checked=true
# utc_time=2010-06-02 06:55:48
# local_time=2010-06-01 11:55:48 (-0800, Pacific Daylight Time)
# country="United States"
# lang=1033
# osver=5.1.2600 NT Service Pack 3
# compatibility_mode=512 16777215 100 0 0 0 0 0
# compatibility_mode=5891 16776533 100 100 0 15577221 0 0
# compatibility_mode=8192 67108863 100 0 0 0 0 0
# scanned=61245
# found=0
# cleaned=0
# scan_time=5512

Whadathink? Way past my bed time.....

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Posted 02 June 2010 - 11:36 AM

Yes master :thumbsup: lol

Looks good

Try this--from your browser open Tools, Internet Options, Connections tab, Lan settings, uncheck the box next to "use proxy...."

This routine will confirm that Internet Explorer is set to the Online mode.
Click on START - RUN and Copy/Paste the following into the run line (On Vista you can use the Search line) and click OK

REG ADD "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings" /v GlobalUserOffline /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

OR
1. Uninstall Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware using Add/Remove programs in the control panel.
2. Restart your computer (very important).
3. Download and run this utility. Mbam clean
4. It will ask to restart your computer (please allow it to).
5. After the computer restarts, install the latest version from here. http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam-download.php
Note: You will need to reactivate the program using the license you were sent.
Note: If using Free version, ignore the part about putting in your license key and activating.
Launch the program and set the Protection and Registration.
Then go to the UPDATE tab if not done during installation and check for updates.
Restart the computer again and verify that MBAM is in the task tray and run a Quick Scan and post that log.
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Posted 02 June 2010 - 11:58 PM

Followed directions then did a full scan w. MBAM.

It came back w. 2 XJR infections and something else.

The MBAM cleaned it as usual but I just don't know.

The Mbam.clean I don't think ran. I got a "SHGetValue" error, "failed with error code 0". I went ahead and reinstalled and ran it.

Here's the first one:

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.46
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: 4165

Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3
Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18702

6/2/2010 7:27:56 PM
mbam-log-2010-06-02 (19-27-56).txt

Scan type: Full scan (C:\|D:\|)
Objects scanned: 244969
Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 1 minute(s), 22 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: 1
Files Infected: 1

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Settings\{149256d5-e103-4523-bb43-2cfb066839d6} (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
C:\Documents and Settings\LocalService\Start Menu\Programs\XJR Antivirus (Rogue.XJRAntivirus) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Files Infected:
C:\Documents and Settings\LocalService\Start Menu\Programs\XJR Antivirus\XJR Antivirus.lnk (Rogue.XJRAntivirus) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.



Here's the latest one:

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.46
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: 4165

Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3
Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18702

6/2/2010 8:35:32 PM
mbam-log-2010-06-02 (20-35-32).txt

Scan type: Full scan (C:\|D:\|)
Objects scanned: 244927
Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 0 minute(s), 25 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)

Files Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

So here we are. I have been running Windows Security Essentials. It has been down, virus killed it I think. I uninstalled it just now, reinstalled it and it seem to be running ok.

What say ye?

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Posted 03 June 2010 - 08:22 AM

PS.

More regarding the MBAM clean etc. I re-installed and while doing so computer found existing folder for it so I'm pretty sure the cleaner didn't clean. I did get a good working installation that worked off of the desktop icon and updated properly, a first.

Going forward, do you recommend any particular anti-malware? As mentioned above, I'm back w. MS Security Essentials. I've bought security suites before and seem to have about the same frequency of problems (rare).

Thanks again so very much for your time!

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Posted 03 June 2010 - 09:02 AM

HI, Well i like either Avast or Avira as antivirus. I run Avira and MBAM plus SAS every week after an update..

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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