While I understand you were only trying to help with malware removal by telling others about your experience, I suggest that you read the following.
You should not be using Combofix
unless instructed to do so by a Malware Removal Expert. It is a powerful tool intended by its creator
to be "used under the guidance and supervision of an expert
", NOT for general public or personal use
. Using this tool incorrectly could lead to disastrous problems with your operating system such as preventing it from ever starting again.
Please read Combofix's Disclaimer
ComboFix logs should not
to be posted outside the Malware Removal Logs forum, http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/forum22.html
, and then only when requested by a Malware Response Team member.
While your intentions may be good, I suggest that you refrain from trying to run ComboFix without being instructed to do so as the result of malware topic initiated here at BC.
Incomplete or improper advice provided might result in negative events as outlined in the instructions for using ComboFix.
"You should not run ComboFix unless you are specifically asked to by a helper. Also, due to the power of this tool it is strongly advised that you do not attempt to act upon any of the information displayed by ComboFix without supervision from someone who has been properly trained. If you do so, it may lead to problems with the normal functionality of your computer.
Edited by hamluis, 22 June 2012 - 01:56 PM.