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Trojan Downloader

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#1 CEAllen


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Posted 30 November 2005 - 01:25 PM

I am a brand new user and hope I am doing this correctly. I'm seeking assistance in eliminating a Trojan Downloader that's coming up as Win32.Zlob. followed by bo, bt, bl, or br. The problem has also come up as Win32Small.ayl but I googled this stuff and got no hits.

I'm a charter high speed cable user and am running F-secure security suite. My browser is Firefox. After calling Charter "tech support" several times it became clear they weren't really about tech support. They just told me to download spy sweeper and spydoctor and run those. I did, they didn't help. Spy doctor says it found problems but wants me to subscribe for $30 before they can help. I tried the steps listed by Lawrence on the bleeping page to get rid of spyware but got stuck trying to download Housecall.

I've also tried running F-secure in safe mode but it didn't run. Charter tells me that's because it's not a windows product.

In the past I've gotten rid of spyware through bleeping's forums. I followed the steps to manually remove through cleaning up the registry. How can I get that kind of help now?

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#2 tg1911


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Posted 30 November 2005 - 11:07 PM

Try to download, and run, ewido security suite.

If that doesn't help, I suggest you post a HijackThis log for examination.

Read How to post a HijackThis Log.
Please read, and follow, all directions carefully.

Then, run a log, and post it in the HijackThis forum, at this link. Do not, fix anything, yet.
A member, of the HJT Team, will help you out.
It may take a while to get a response, because the HJT Team are very busy. Please, be patient, these people are volunteers. They will help you out, as soon as possible.

Once you have made the post, please, DO NOT make another post in the HJT forum, until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. The first thing they look for, when looking for logs to reply to, is 0 replies. If you make another post, there will be 1 reply. The team member, glancing over the replies, might assume someone is already helping you out, and will not respond. So, just make your post, and let it sit there, until a team member responds. This way you will be taken care of, in the most timely manner.
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