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Browser redirecting virus/commercial ads

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#1 soupy1012


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Posted 28 August 2012 - 09:13 AM

I need some help with a virus I have on my Dell Inspiron laptop. Im 99% sure I contracted it while opening office email at home. Whenever doing a web search on google, bing, aol, whatever and I choose a link I am redirected to another nonsense site. Also my computer randonmly plays commercial sound clips. And I have to click things several times to register. Ive tried running malwarebytes and super antispyware but they dont come back with any viruses. Ive read and watched youtube videos and this seems to be a tricky virus that embeds itself and hides. Please help! :)

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#2 narenxp


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Posted 28 August 2012 - 09:18 AM



Launch it.Click on change parameters-Select TDLFS file system

Click on "Scan".Please post the LOG report(log file should be in your C drive)

Do not change the default options on scan results



Launch it, allow it to download latest Avast! virus definitions
Click the "Scan" button to start scan.After scan finishes,click on Save log

Post the log results here


ESET online scanner

Install it

Click on START,it should download the virus definitions
When scan gets completed,click on LIST of found threats

Export the list to desktop,copy the contents of the text file in your reply

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