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Run Rkill -> Instanr Restart


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#1 kembreg

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 01:46 PM

Hi all.

Downloaded rkill.exe
Ran it -> puff! Restart

Downloaded eXplorer.exe
Ran it -> puff! Restart

Renamed it to eXplorer.com
Ran it -> puff! Restart

After each restart, I get a message telling me the firewall was off.

Running XP.

Any ideas?

Thanks,

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 08:13 PM

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Posted 03 February 2013 - 05:04 AM

Broni,

Thanks for answering.

The day I installed (and ran) Rkill I had had a message from Windows saying "You Firewall is off".

A moment later I got a message from Avira "Threat found". The file was deleted.

I immediately went to MS Word.

I tried to write letters such as ,
It did not work.

I tried this because I had had a Virus (on another machine) before and the virus was interrupting the keyboard strokes need to get the characters.
( a `e etc. on a European computer)

Thus, the fact I could not write these accents made me think "Oh oh, the virus is already running".

At that point, I ran Rkill.
Each time, the computer immediately restarted.

Any help would be much appreciated.

David

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Posted 03 February 2013 - 01:35 PM

Download Security Check from HERE, and save it to your Desktop.

* Double-click SecurityCheck.exe
* Follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box.
* A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.

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Please download Farbar Service Scanner (FSS) and run it on the computer with the issue.
  • Make sure the following options are checked:
    • Internet Services
    • Windows Firewall
    • System Restore
    • Security Center/Action Center
    • Windows Update
    • Windows Defender
  • Press "Scan".
  • It will create a log (FSS.txt) in the same directory the tool is run.
  • Please copy and paste the log to your reply.

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Please download MiniToolBox and run it.

Checkmark following boxes:
  • Report IE Proxy Settings
  • Report FF Proxy Settings
  • List content of Hosts
  • List IP configuration
  • List Winsock Entries
  • List last 10 Event Viewer log
  • List Installed Programs
  • List Devices (do NOT change any settings here)
  • List Users, Partitions and Memory size
Click Go and post the result.

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Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware (aka MBAM): https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/malwarebytes-anti-malware/ to your desktop.

* Double-click mbam-setup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
* At the end, be sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.
* If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.
* Once the program has loaded, select Perform quick scan, then click Scan.
* When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.
* Be sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
* When completed, a log will open in Notepad.
* Post the log back here.

Be sure to restart the computer.

The log can also be found here:
C:\Documents and Settings\Username\Application Data\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\Logs\log-date.txt
Or at C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\Logs\log-date.txt

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Download aswMBR to your desktop.
Double click the aswMBR.exe to run it.
If you see this question: Would you like to download latest Avast! virus definitions?" say "Yes".
Click the "Scan" button to start scan.
On completion of the scan click "Save log", save it to your desktop and post in your next reply.

NOTE. aswMBR will create MBR.dat file on your desktop. This is a copy of your MBR. Do NOT delete it.

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