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#1 ctrsara

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Posted 16 April 2011 - 03:08 AM

Running Windows Vista Home Premium; My Norton Anti-virus expired in the last week, but my brother-in-law told me I should just do Avast!/Malwarebytes instead. Of course I didn't download and install them yet and ended up with this nasty little virus. I had a hard time doing ANYTHING on my computer, but thankfully downloaded several versions of rkill and malwarebytes on a diff comp and was able to transfer them until one finally worked. Anyway, here is the file it spit out. Could someone please check it and let me know if I need to do anything else?

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.50.1.1100
www.malwarebytes.org
Database
version: 6373
Windows 6.0.6002 Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 9.0.8112.16421
4/16/2011 1:03:06 AM
mbam-log-2011-04-16 (01-03-06).txt
Scan type: Quick scan
Objects scanned: 176432
Time elapsed: 7 minute(s), 12 second(s)
Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 0
Registry Values Infected: 1
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 0
Files Infected: 1
Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Registry Keys Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Registry Values Infected:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\eqhmqphh (Trojan.FakeAlertRP.Gen) -> Value: eqhmqphh -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Folders Infected:
(No malicious items detected)
Files Infected:
c:\Users\Sara\AppData\Local\Temp\ewimoiuem\hmlemolxsik.exe (Trojan.FakeAlertRP.Gen) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully


Thank you so much.
Sara

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#2 Lusigioma

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Posted 16 April 2011 - 04:35 AM

Hallo ctrsara.:thumbup2:
The scan with malwarebytes must be complete and no rapid
To be more secure repeat the scan.

As for antivirus, I advise you avira :wink:

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Posted 16 April 2011 - 11:41 AM

Thank you; I am doing a full scan this morning (though it looks as if it may take all day... I do video and have a LOT of storage and files...). Is Avira better than Avast? In what way?




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