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Found hidden TDL3 partition


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#1 aaronkuj

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Posted 17 August 2010 - 03:47 PM

HitMan found "possible TDL3 variant ..blah blah..device stack hidden driver..."
I discovered that Disk Management Extention did not show the physical disk.
I found the MBR was changed. did an MRBFix / BootFix from XP disk and than found a hidden 31 meg partition (reading about this virus led me to look for it).
Ran:
TDSSKILLER - Zero
After MBR fix - Hitman - ZERO
GMER-ZERO
AVAST - Dumb as always...
BUT...2 days later the virus rewrote the MBR again.
So this time after I restored the MBR than I ran "diskpart" from XP disk and deleted/recreated and formatted the 31 meg partition. (because something was keeping me from accessing it in Windows).
How do I know if its really gone and not hidden in some printspool or something..
Quick learner...needs guidance.

Edited by aaronkuj, 18 August 2010 - 12:28 PM.


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Posted 19 August 2010 - 02:49 PM

Ohhkayy...

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Posted 26 August 2010 - 11:49 AM

Ok its back again!!! :thumbsup: :flowers: :trumpet:
Any direction would be appreciated.
Help...pretty please anyone...

Edited by aaronkuj, 26 August 2010 - 04:49 PM.


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Posted 27 August 2010 - 05:58 PM

Moved to Malware forum and posted logs

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Posted 27 August 2010 - 06:32 PM

Hello,

Now that you have posted a log here: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic343345.html you should NOT make further changes to your computer (install/uninstall programs, use special fix tools, delete files, edit the registry, etc) unless advised by a MRT Team member, nor should you ask for help elsewhere. Doing so can result in system changes which may not show in the log you already posted. Further, any modifications you make on your own may cause confusion for the helper assisting you and could complicate the malware removal process which would extend the time it takes to clean your computer.

From this point on the MRT Team should be the only members that you take advice from, until they have verified your log as clean.

Please be patient. It may take a while to get a response because the MRT Team members are EXTREMELY busy working logs posted before yours. They are volunteers who will help you out as soon as possible. Once you have made your post and are waiting, please DO NOT make another reply until it has been responded to by a member of the MRT Team. Generally the staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. If you post another response there will be 1 reply. A team member, looking for a new log to work may assume another MRT Team member is already assisting you and not open the thread to respond.

Please be patient. It may take several days to get a response but your log will be reviewed and answered as soon as possible. I advise checking your topic once a day for responses as the e-mail notification system is unreliable.

To avoid confusion, I am closing this topic. Good luck with your log.

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