I used the HiJack This program, but had a very hard time understanding the results and was concerned about deleting things I should not delete
HijackThis is an advanced tool that requires advanced knowledge about the Windows Operating System. Most of the log entries are required to run a computer and removing essential ones can potentially cause serious damage such as your Internet no longer working or problems with running Windows itself. If you do not have advanced knowledge about computers you should NOT fix anything using HijackThis without consulting a expert as to what to fix.
We may be able to remove this Trojan without using Hijackthis. Please try the following:
If your using Win XP or Win 2000 download and scan with Ewido Anti-Malware v3.5Ewido Install and Scan Instructions
When done perform this online scan: a-squared Web Malware Scanner
[Watch the Address bar in IE. You may receive alerts that "This site might require the following ActiveX control...Click here to install...". Click on that alert and then Click Install ActiveX component
]There are three options
: Quick Scan, Smart Scan, Deep Scan and Custom Scan
. The default
selection is Smart Scan
which is fast and scans the most important folders.
1. Click "Scan Your PC
2. You may receive an alert on the address bar that "This site might require the following ActiveX control...Click here to install...
". Click on that alert and then click "Insall ActiveX component
3. A new window will appearing asking "Do you want to install this software?"
4. Select "Install
" to download the ActiveX controls.
5. Click the blue "Scan
" botton on the right to begin.
6. When the scan is completed, place a check mark
in each box indicating malware and click "Quarantine selected objects
7. Click "View Quarantine
" to restore or permanently delete any or all items.