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Posted 11 July 2010 - 06:43 PM
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Posted 11 July 2010 - 09:20 PM
Run the Malwarebytes scan again and post the new log if it finds anything.
Posted 11 July 2010 - 09:35 PM
Posted 11 July 2010 - 09:49 PM
Hi, may I jump in a moment?? This looks like a new piece of malware called Bootkit Whistler. This is a piece of malware that alters the Master Boot Record of your Harddisk. Once it's done that it can facilitate all kinds of malware, as in your case the two processes running from the System Restore directory.
To confirm this, do the following:
In case you don't have an archive extracter installed already:
Please download 7zip and install the program on your computer (we need this program in order to be able to unzip the tool that can delete Bootkit Whistler).
When 7zip is succesfully installed, please download bootkit_remover.rar and save the file to your desktop.
Right click on the file and select "extract/unzip here".
This will create two readme files and remover.exe on your desktop.
Double click on remover.exe; a command window will open. Please copy/paste the text under "MBR Status" and post that in your next repl
Posted 11 July 2010 - 10:23 PM
Posted 11 July 2010 - 10:39 PM
Hello again,you have an MBR ( Master Boot Record) infection.
We need to move to the Malware Removal forum with this as improper removal can do huge damage...
Please go here....
Preparation Guide ,do steps 6 - 9.
Create a DDS log and post it in the new topic explained in step 9,which is here Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs and not in this topic,thanks.
Name it Probable MBR infection
Ship the Gmer scan. Instead post this...
Bootkit Remover version 220.127.116.11
© 2009 eSage Lab
\\.\C: -> \\.\PhysicalDrive0
CreateFile() ERROR 5
Size Device Name MBR Status
149 GB \\.\PhysicalDrive0 Unknown boot code
Unknown boot code has been found on some of your physical disks.
To inspect the boot code manually, dump the master boot sector:
To disinfect the master boot sector, use the following command:
Press any key to quit...
Also include the answer to these 3 questions.
And answer these questions...
•Is this a DELL computer?
•Do you have multiple operating systems installed?
Let me know if that went well.
Posted 11 July 2010 - 10:46 PM
Posted 12 July 2010 - 05:14 PM
Edited by Orange Blossom, 12 July 2010 - 05:14 PM.
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