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Browsers Trying to Connect to Potentially Malicious Websites


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#1 Nedgo

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Posted 07 October 2012 - 11:34 PM

Running Windows Vista Home Premium with SP2
IE9


For past few days, whenever IE or Chrome are used, my licensed copy of Malwarebytes successfully blocks attempts to connect to potentially malicious websites at IP address 66.150.14.*** about every 2 minutes. I assume this is some sort of virus - however, full and flash scan by Malwarebytes finds nothing. Neither do Norton 360 nor Windows Defender.

I did notice this started about same time as my Garmin Lifetime Maps updater stopped working. I attempted to uninstall the Lifetime Maps updater thinking it might have something to do with this virus, but I am unable to uninstall it.

Any ideas as to how I can get rid of this?

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 01:42 AM

Download

TDSSkiller

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

Download

aswMBR

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.If you get crashes in normal mode,run it in safemode with networking

Download

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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