It won't let me re-boot into safe mode, and it doesn't run long enough before freezing on the white screen for me to run an antimalware program.
I just managed to squeak in fast enough to run ipconfig/all. The DNS numbers actually appear to be okay, so it's not DNS Changer. A helpful person on another forum identified it as FBI Moneypack and directed me here. I tried following the directions elsewhere on the site, and am stuck.
It won't let me reboot into safe mode. I tried F8 with no success, so I went into msconfig and checked 'SAFEBOOT', still with no success. "We apologize for the inconvenience, but Windows did not start successfully. A recent hardware or software change might have caused this."
Being a netbook, there's no drive, just USB ports. Since Windows came pre-installed, I have no boot software in any case.
EDIT: Ah, Reveton. That's what it is.
Edit: Moved topic from XP to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal
Edited by Animal, 10 August 2012 - 12:39 AM.