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google redirect virus?


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#1 allehn

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Posted 21 January 2012 - 04:03 AM

please can someone help me identify and remove what appears to be the google redirect virus?
symptoms are that search engines are being redirected, often to ebay
steps i have taken:
norton internet security scan - doesnt find malware
norton npe - - doesnt find malware
malwarebytes antimalware - found 2 malwares, removed, virus still there
(first scan found a dll, i removed it, and windows wouldnt start - had to go back to restore point)
ran norton tidserve/tdss removal tool - didnt find it
thanks for any help

os: win7

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#2 CatByte

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Posted 21 January 2012 - 02:53 PM

Hi,

Please do the following:



Please download DDS from either of these links

LINK 1
LINK 2

and save it to your desktop.
  • Disable any script blocking protection
  • Double click dds to run the tool.
  • When done, two DDS.txt's will open.
  • Save both reports to your desktop.
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Please include the contents of the following in your next reply:

DDS.txt
Attach.txt.


NEXT

Please download aswMBR to your desktop.
  • Double click the aswMBR.exe icon to run it
  • When asked if you want to download Avast's virus definitions please select Yes.
  • Click the Scan button to start the scan
  • On completion of the scan, click the save log button, save it to your desktop and post it in your next reply.
  • You will also notice another file created on the desktop named MBR.dat. Right click that file and select Send To>Compressed (zipped) file. Attach that zipped file in your next reply as well

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#3 CatByte

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Posted 26 January 2012 - 08:20 PM

Due to the lack of feedback, this topic is now closed.In the event you still have problems, please send me or any Moderator a Private Message and ask them to reopen this topic within the next 5 days. Please include a link to your topic in the Private Message. Thank you.

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