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Struggling to remove Windows Antispyware 2012 and JS Redirect Infection


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#1 mrobusto1

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Posted 21 December 2011 - 02:02 PM

About two weeks ago our computer became infected with the ever so popular Windows Antispyware 2012 virus. Accompanying it is a redirect virus that redirects searches that involve specific keywords pertaining to the malware. I ran downloaded and ran RKill and then system restored to fix the issue. However, two weeks later, both infections (or one as they seem to be interrelated) are back. I am completely unaware of how we managed to get this virus again, unless it was not completely removed the first time. I attempted to use the system restore method again; however, my restores keep failing. The Windows AS 2012 virus seems to be dormant right now; however, the redirect issue is still present. Fortunately, I have this back-up laptop to communicate with this forum, as all attempts to reach this website have been redirected on the infected computer. Any help on removing these nasty little infections would be much appreciated. I have used Combo-fix and Gmer in the past; however, I don't want to run them without professional advising. Let me know what logs you will need and I will respond ASAP.

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