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FBI HIJACK


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#1 oxblood

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 10:50 AM

Greetings All - Woke up this morning to discover I had an infection on my desktop claiming to be the FBI and demanding $200 to proceed with removal. Are any of you good people familiar with this infection and what can be done to remove it from my system as I'm unable to proceed past it's hijack page. I'm currently running AVG in safe mode to see if that might help. Any advice will be kindly appreciated as this is how I run my business and I am pretty much computer illiterate.

Many Thanks

Oxblood

Edited by hamluis, 06 November 2012 - 11:23 AM.
Moved from XP to Am I Infected - Hamluis.


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#2 narenxp

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 10:59 AM

Boot into safemode with networking

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

#3 Elise

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 03:18 PM

As you posted a topic in the Malware removal forum as well, I am closing this topic. Please reply in this topic and do not start another topic.

regards, Elise


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