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Rogue Anti-Spyware and Rootkit remnants

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Posted 02 December 2011 - 12:12 PM

I was using Firefox yesterday morning when the problem first occurred. Firefox closed automatically and a message came up warning that the computer had suffered a hard drive failure. I've had a hard drive failure before, and I could tell that this was a phony report. Malwarebytes wouldn't open, and Task Manager was blocked, but I was able to start SuperAntiSpyware and do a scan. It reported a few instances malware, including the blocked Task Manager.

I rebooted as told, but when Windows started, all of my desktop icons were missing, and the Start menu icons were gone too. I got the same phony hard drive failure message (something about scanning the HDD for problems before using this computer), and about 20 other message windows saying "failure to write." The hard drive warning screen said this:

"Windows detected a hard disk problem
A potential disk failure may cause loss of files, application and documents stored on the hard disk. It's highly recommended to scan and solve HDD problems before continue [sic] using this PC."

I was able to load Malwarebytes' and TDSS Killer from a flash drive, and the system seems to be back to normal. However, all of the icons remain hidden (I've changed the settings to that I can see hidden files and folders). At this point, I would like to make sure that everything is clean on this PC.

DDS (Ver_2011-08-26.01) - NTFSx86
Internet Explorer: 6.0.2900.2180 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_16
Run by Henry at 10:21:25 on 2011-12-02
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 5.1.2600.2.1252.1.1033.18.639.96 [GMT -6:00]
============== Running Processes ===============
E:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
E:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
E:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
E:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
E:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k HPZ12
E:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k HPZ12
E:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k imgsvc
E:\Program Files\WZCBDL Service\WZCBDLS.exe
E:\Program Files\Common Files\Pure Networks Shared\Platform\nmsrvc.exe
E:\Program Files\Microsoft IntelliPoint\ipoint.exe
E:\Program Files\D-Link\Air USB Utility\AirCFG.exe
E:\Program Files\Common Files\Pure Networks Shared\Platform\nmctxth.exe
E:\Program Files\Linksys\Linksys Wireless Manager\LinksysWirelessManager.exe
E:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Works Shared\WkUFind.exe
E:\Program Files\HP\HP Software Update\HPWuSchd2.exe
E:\Program Files\Logitech\Logitech WebCam Software\LWS.exe
E:\Program Files\Common Files\Logishrd\LQCVFX\COCIManager.exe
E:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
E:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\plugin-container.exe
============== Pseudo HJT Report ===============
uStart Page = my.daemon-search.com
uInternet Settings,ProxyOverride = *.local
BHO: {02478D38-C3F9-4efb-9B51-7695ECA05670} - No File
BHO: Adobe PDF Link Helper: {18df081c-e8ad-4283-a596-fa578c2ebdc3} - e:\program files\common files\adobe\acrobat\activex\AcroIEHelperShim.dll
BHO: Java™ Plug-In 2 SSV Helper: {dbc80044-a445-435b-bc74-9c25c1c588a9} - e:\program files\java\jre6\bin\jp2ssv.dll
BHO: JQSIEStartDetectorImpl Class: {e7e6f031-17ce-4c07-bc86-eabfe594f69c} - e:\program files\java\jre6\lib\deploy\jqs\ie\jqs_plugin.dll
TB: {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - No File
TB: {32099AAC-C132-4136-9E9A-4E364A424E17} - No File
EB: {32683183-48a0-441b-a342-7c2a440a9478} - No File
uRun: [Microsoft Works Update Detection] e:\program files\microsoft works\WkDetect.exe
mRun: [StartCCC] "e:\program files\ati technologies\ati.ace\core-static\CLIStart.exe" MSRun
mRun: [IntelliPoint] "e:\program files\microsoft intellipoint\ipoint.exe"
mRun: [D-Link Air USB Utility] e:\program files\d-link\air usb utility\AirCFG.exe
mRun: [nmctxth] "e:\program files\common files\pure networks shared\platform\nmctxth.exe"
mRun: [Linksys Wireless Manager] "e:\program files\linksys\linksys wireless manager\LinksysWirelessManager.exe" /cm /min /lcid 1033
mRun: [QuickTime Task] "e:\program files\quicktime\qttask.exe" -atboottime
mRun: [Microsoft Works Update Detection] e:\program files\common files\microsoft shared\works shared\WkUFind.exe
mRun: [HP Software Update] e:\program files\hp\hp software update\HPWuSchd2.exe
mRun: [LogitechQuickCamRibbon] "e:\program files\logitech\logitech webcam software\LWS.exe" /hide
mRun: [vMttfGqwJXmmgo.exe] e:\documents and settings\all users\application data\vMttfGqwJXmmgo.exe
mRun: [TraySantaCruz] e:\windows\system32\tbctray.exe
IE: {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - e:\program files\messenger\msmsgs.exe
DPF: Microsoft XML Parser for Java - file://e:\windows\java\classes\xmldso.cab
DPF: {6414512B-B978-451D-A0D8-FCFDF33E833C} - hxxp://update.microsoft.com/windowsupdate/v6/V5Controls/en/x86/client/wuweb_site.cab?1268885209821
DPF: {8100D56A-5661-482C-BEE8-AFECE305D968} - hxxp://upload.facebook.com/controls/2009.07.28_v5.5.8.1/FacebookPhotoUploader55.cab
DPF: {8AD9C840-044E-11D1-B3E9-00805F499D93} - hxxp://java.sun.com/update/1.6.0/jinstall-1_6_0_16-windows-i586.cab
DPF: {CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0016-ABCDEFFEDCBA} - hxxp://java.sun.com/update/1.6.0/jinstall-1_6_0_16-windows-i586.cab
DPF: {CAFEEFAC-FFFF-FFFF-FFFF-ABCDEFFEDCBA} - hxxp://java.sun.com/update/1.6.0/jinstall-1_6_0_16-windows-i586.cab
TCP: DhcpNameServer =
TCP: Interfaces\{E11F2F2D-A313-4032-8B8C-53252003361F} : DhcpNameServer =
Handler: cdo - {CD00020A-8B95-11D1-82DB-00C04FB1625D} - e:\program files\common files\microsoft shared\web folders\PKMCDO.DLL
Handler: pure-go - {4746C79A-2042-4332-8650-48966E44ABA8} - e:\program files\common files\pure networks shared\platform\puresp4.dll
Notify: !SASWinLogon - e:\program files\superantispyware\SASWINLO.DLL
Notify: AtiExtEvent - Ati2evxx.dll
SEH: SABShellExecuteHook Class: {5ae067d3-9afb-48e0-853a-ebb7f4a000da} - e:\program files\superantispyware\SASSEH.DLL
================= FIREFOX ===================
FF - ProfilePath - e:\documents and settings\henry\application data\mozilla\firefox\profiles\5yo9iwqt.default\
FF - prefs.js: browser.search.selectedEngine - Google
FF - prefs.js: browser.startup.homepage - hxxp://en-US.start3.mozilla.com/firefox?client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official
FF - plugin: e:\documents and settings\henry\application data\facebook\npfbplugin_1_0_3.dll
FF - plugin: e:\program files\microsoft silverlight\4.0.60310.0\npctrlui.dll
============= SERVICES / DRIVERS ===============
R1 SASDIFSV;SASDIFSV;e:\program files\superantispyware\sasdifsv.sys [2010-2-17 12872]
R1 SASKUTIL;SASKUTIL;e:\program files\superantispyware\SASKUTIL.SYS [2010-5-10 67656]
R2 NIOC;NIOC Service;e:\windows\system32\NIOC.sys [2002-9-27 22912]
R2 WZCBDLService;WZCBDL Service;e:\program files\wzcbdl service\WZCBDLS.exe [2002-3-19 36864]
R3 tbcspud;Santa Cruz Driver;e:\windows\system32\drivers\tbcspud.sys [2010-3-18 144768]
R3 tbcwdm;Santa Cruz WDM Driver;e:\windows\system32\drivers\tbcwdm.sys [2010-3-18 545088]
R3 WUSB54GCv3;Compact Wireless-G USB Network Adapter;e:\windows\system32\drivers\WUSB54GCv3.sys [2011-3-1 627072]
S3 Lavasoft Kernexplorer;Lavasoft helper driver;\??\e:\program files\lavasoft\ad-aware\kernexplorer.sys --> e:\program files\lavasoft\ad-aware\KernExplorer.sys [?]
S3 PRISM_USB;D-Link Air Wireless USB Adapter Driver;e:\windows\system32\drivers\PRISMUSB.sys [2003-10-2 666624]
=============== Created Last 30 ================
2011-12-02 06:41:49 -------- d-----w- E:\ComboFix
2011-11-29 09:49:01 -------- d--h--w- e:\documents and settings\all users\application data\GoldWave
==================== Find3M ====================
2011-12-02 15:44:17 57472 ----a-w- e:\windows\system32\drivers\redbook.sys
2011-09-29 18:06:30 404640 ---ha-w- e:\windows\system32\FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl
============= FINISH: 10:22:13.06 ===============

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