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#1 rnabong

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Posted 23 December 2011 - 02:58 PM

New member here. First time posting. I need help to un-hijack a web browser. Windows XP Professional Version 2002 SP3. Internet Explorer 7 version 7.0.5730.13 128-bit. Google search results are being redirected. Used Malwarebytes to scan, but the browser is still hijacked. Ran hijackthis and can post the scan log if this is the right place to post it. Please let me know. Thank you in advance.

Edit: Moved topic from Web Browsing/Email and Other Internet Applications to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

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Posted 23 December 2011 - 09:29 PM

Welcome,please run these next.
Are you on a router? Are other machines on it,if so are they redirecting?

Do you use Firefox?


Please download MiniToolBox, save it to your desktop and run it.

Checkmark the following checkboxes:
  • Flush DNS
  • Report IE Proxy Settings
  • Reset IE Proxy Settings
  • Report FF Proxy Settings
  • Reset FF Proxy Settings
  • List content of Hosts
  • List IP configuration
  • List Winsock Entries
  • List last 10 Event Viewer log
  • List Installed Programs
  • List Devices
  • List Users, Partitions and Memory size.
  • List Minidump Files
Click Go and post the result (Result.txt). A copy of Result.txt will be saved in the same directory the tool is run.

Note: When using "Reset FF Proxy Settings" option Firefox should be closed.



Please download GooredFix from one of the locations below and save it to your Desktop
Download Mirror #1
Download Mirror #2
  • Ensure all Firefox windows are closed.
  • To run the tool, double-click it (XP), or right-click and select Run As Administrator (Vista).
  • When prompted to run the scan, click Yes.
  • GooredFix will check for infections, and then a log will appear. Please post the contents of that log in your next reply (it can also be found on your desktop, called GooredFix.txt).

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