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Have been tricked by new version of Security Tool!


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#1 Klank1

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Posted 09 September 2010 - 12:27 PM

I tried following the directions on here to remove Security Tool but I think whoever wrote this virus has found ways to get around your solutions. The way I got infected was my fault by way of being tricked, I thought what I was seeing was a message from Mozilla Firefox saying that my flash player needed to be updated saying there was security issues as I had been having issues in the past with the flash player this seemed fairly legit and so I clicked the update which ended up being this stupid, pain in the butt, virus Security Tool, I swear if anybody ever figures out who is responsible for this Security Tool virus count me in to break there fingers. Thanks, Sincerely Klank!

Edited by Blade Zephon, 09 September 2010 - 02:26 PM.
Moved from Vista to AII. ~BZ


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Posted 09 September 2010 - 02:35 PM

Hi Klank1 and :thumbsup: to BleepingComputer.

Please download RKill by Grinler from one of the 4 links below and save it to your desktop.

Link 1
Link 2
Link 3
Link 4
  • Before we begin, you should disable any anti-malware software you have installed so it does not interfere with RKill running. This is because some anti-malware software mistakenly detects RKill as malicious. Please refer to this page if you are not sure how to disable your security software.
  • Double-click on Rkill on your desktop to run it. (If you are using Windows Vista, please right-click on it and select Run As Administrator)
  • A black screen will appear and then disappear. Please do not worry, that is normal. This means that the tool has been successfully executed.
  • If nothing happens or if the tool does not run, please let me know in your next reply
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Please download the TDSS Rootkit Removing Tool (TDSSKiller.exe) and save it to your Desktop. <-Important!!!
Be sure to download TDSSKiller.exe (v2.4.0.0) from Kaspersky's website and not TDSSKiller.zip which appears to be an older version 2.3.2.2 of the tool.
  • Double-click on TDSSKiller.exe to run the tool for known TDSS variants.
    Vista/Windows 7 users right-click and select Run As Administrator.
  • If TDSSKiller does not run, try renaming it.
  • To do this, right-click on TDSSKiller.exe, select Rename and give it a random name with the .com file extension (i.e. 123abc.com). If you do not see the file extension, please refer to How to change the file extension.
  • Click the Start Scan button.
  • Do not use the computer during the scan
  • If the scan completes with nothing found, click Close to exit.
  • If malicious objects are found, they will show in the Scan results - Select action for found objects and offer three options.
  • Ensure Cure (default) is selected, then click Continue > Reboot now to finish the cleaning process.
  • A log file named TDSSKiller_version_date_time_log.txt (i.e. TDSSKiller.2.4.0.0_27.07.2010_09.o7.26_log.txt) will be created and saved to the root directory (usually Local Disk C:).
  • Copy and paste the contents of that file in your next reply.
~Blade


In your next reply, please include the following:
TDSSKiller Log

Edited by Blade Zephon, 09 September 2010 - 02:36 PM.

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