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HELP, New Stronger FBI virus has locked up my computer


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#1 mervelous

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 11:17 PM

Hello. My PC with Vista Ultimate is infected with the IC3 ransomware. I initially opened in Safe Mode (with Networking) and ran Malwarebytes scan, which identified some items; removed, re-booted and the virus screen reappeared. Tried again in Safe Mode and ran Full scan; more items, after removal and re-boot, same screen. Tried Safe Mode a third time and tried to open Emisoft IExplore; after a few screen flickers, the IC3 screen block appeared again, in Safe Mode. Now everytime i try to open Safe Mode with Networking the IC3 screen block appears. Any advice at all will be greatly appreciated. Thanks!!

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#2 fireman4it

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Posted 14 January 2013 - 04:10 PM

Hello mervelous,
  • Welcome to Bleeping Computer.
  • My name is fireman4it and I will be helping you with your Malware problem.

    Please take note of some guidelines for this fix:
  • Refrain from making any changes to your computer including installing/uninstall programs, deleting files, modifying the registry, and running scanners or tools.
  • If you do not understand any step(s) provided, please do not hesitate to ask before continuing.
  • Even if things appear to be better, it might not mean we are finished. Please continue to follow my instructions and reply back until I give you the "all clean".
  • In the upper right hand corner of the topic you will see a button called Watch Topic.I suggest you click it and select Immediate E-Mail notification and click on Proceed. This way you will be advised when we respond to your topic and facilitate the cleaning of your machine.

  • Finally, please reply using the ADD REPLY button in the lower right hand corner of your screen. Do not start a new topic. The logs that you post should be pasted directly into the reply, unless they do not fit into the post.
  • I will be analyzing your log. I will get back to you with instructions.



Do you have a USB Flash Drive you can use?

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#3 mervelous

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Posted 14 January 2013 - 10:05 PM

Fireman, Thanks for getting back to me. I think i have resolved the problem. Thanks

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Posted 14 January 2013 - 11:11 PM

It appears that this issue is resolved, therefore I am closing the topic. If that is not the case and you need or wish to continue with this topic, please send me or any Moderator a Personal Message (PM) that you would like this topic re-opened.

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