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Google Redirect Problem


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#1 Will Basham

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Posted 01 December 2010 - 07:02 AM

Hello, been having some trouble for the last couple of weeks with a google redirect problem. This seems to be fairly common, with lots of people having it, but certainly no quick fix. I am on Windows 7 and Chrome, I use Webroot Spy Sweeper, which has picked up nothing, along with Avast! free version, again nothing.

Using the format of other forums I have proceeded with the following:
I have NOT run combofix or done anything potentially harmful yet.
I have used Defogger to disable emulators.
I ran DDS last night and have two log files which i can attach on next post.
I have just used Rootkit Unhooker and have the Report from that too. :)

Hope to hear from somebody soon, Thanks
Will

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#2 Will Basham

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Posted 03 December 2010 - 08:51 AM

Hi, consider topic closed.

I found a solution! For anybody else having google redirect problems, they were caused on my computer by a rootkit, that was mostly undetectable.
However, using TDSS Killer I mananged to scan, find it, and 'cure' it.

Thanks

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Posted 05 December 2010 - 04:58 PM

As this issue appears to be resolved I am closing the topic. Please send me (or any other Moderator) a Personal Message (PM) if you would like the topic re-opened.
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