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Infected by Search engine redirect and reboot on shutdown


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#1 Ipquarx

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Posted 22 October 2010 - 04:41 PM

Hi, recently I downloaded a program, that everybody else said worked fine, but it had some evil code in it, redirecting ALL results from ALL search engines, and preventing me from using system restore by somehow forcing my computer to start back up when it shuts down. and since system restore doesent force shutdown, it always gives a message simmilar to this: "System restore failed because of an unclean shutdown."
It also dissables audio (except for windows sounds) and microphones, including my webcam.
I've tryed manually changing it to not reboot on shutdown, but it wont work.
Assistance appriciated.

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Posted 22 October 2010 - 05:36 PM

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