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#1 david frankel

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Posted 16 April 2011 - 03:50 PM

I seem to have the same problem as many other here.

clicking on search engine results redirects me to other locations.

I ran rkill and Malawarebytes - found some trojans and removed them but problem persists
ran Ad-ware and Spybot - both found and removed things but problem persists.

running windows xp on IBM laptop

thanks in advance for any help

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Posted 17 April 2011 - 06:17 PM

Try this:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-tdss-tdl3-alureon-rootkit-using-tdsskiller
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#3 david frankel

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Posted 17 April 2011 - 08:37 PM

i tried to run this but with no luck. Decided to wipe and reformat. thanks




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