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Vista 64 hangs and freezes possible virus


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#1 vikkiewiid

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Posted 04 May 2011 - 12:20 PM

I am working on a Acer 64 bit Vista x1200 mini tower. It has alot of programs installed, i have removed the obvious after finally getting to work. I was at a position where i had uninstalled all adobe and java and ran malwarebytes , superantispyware and eset online scanner on the harddrive with it as a slave. I found a few things not too much, i had ran combofix too, that got the computer working well. I was able to get updates, it needed lots of them. I had played around with the drivers too, thinking maybe it was a driver issue. Still not sure there isn't driver problems.

This is what caught my eye, i had the computer running well. I opened the customers yahoo messenger and it started acting strange and freezing. I ran combofix and it deleted some things, plugins from yahoo i believe. This i think caused java problems again. I tried to delete java, an update is remaining, not sue what is going on with that.

MBAM doesn't want to start now, seems like it is being blocked.

I have attached the DDS files.

Vikkie

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Edited by vikkiewiid, 04 May 2011 - 01:06 PM.


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Posted 12 May 2011 - 10:36 AM

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Posted 22 May 2011 - 03:29 PM

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