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#1 mclisan

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Posted 26 October 2013 - 04:19 PM

Hello. I received a redirect taking me to a page that told me I was infected and it brought up microsoft essentials to clean. I didn't agree to this of course as I don't believe I ever installed or used microsoft essentials. I immediately disconnected the computer from the internet and ran Avast antivirus which told me there were no issues. I would appreciate some help in ensuring that my pc is clean. Thank you.



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#2 fireman4it

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Posted 26 October 2013 - 04:52 PM

Hello Victim,

  • 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 Follow This Topic.I suggest you click it and select Immediate E-Mail notification and click on Follow This Topic. This way you will be advised when we respond to your topic and facilitate the cleaning of your machine.

      
  • Finally, please reply using the Post  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.

 

 

1.

Download AdwCleaner

  • Double click on AdwCleaner.exe to run the tool.
    ***Note: Windows Vista and Windows 7 users:
    Right click in the adwCleaner.exe and select
    "Run as administrator"
  • Click the Scan button.
  • A logfile will automatically open after the scan has finished.
  • Please post the content of that logfile in your next reply.
  • Or you can find the logfile at C:\AdwCleaner[R1].txt.

 

 

2.

  •    
  • Download RogueKiller on the desktop
       
  • Close all the running processes
       
  • Under Vista/Seven, right click -> Run as Administrator
       
  • Otherwise just double-click on RogueKiller.exe
       
  • When prompted, Click Scan 
       
  • A report should open, give its content to your helper. (RKreport could also be found next to the executable)
       
  • If RogueKiller has been blocked, do not hesitate to try a few times more. If really won't run, rename in winlogon.exe (or winlogon.com) and try again


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Posted 26 October 2013 - 05:10 PM

I appreciate you Fireman4it for taking time out of your Saturday to respond to me. I followed your instructions and have the logs listed below. The AdwCleaner log:
 

# AdwCleaner v3.010 - Report created 26/10/2013 at 18:01:09
# Updated 20/10/2013 by Xplode
# Operating System : Windows 8  (64 bits)
# Username : Shae - SHAEZY
# Running from : C:\Users\Shae\Downloads\adwcleaner.exe
# Option : Scan
 
***** [ Services ] *****
 
 
***** [ Files / Folders ] *****
 
File Found : C:\Program Files\Uninstall.exe
Folder Found C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Software Update Utility
 
***** [ Shortcuts ] *****
 
 
***** [ Registry ] *****
 
Key Found : HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{2FA28606-DE77-4029-AF96-B231E3B8F827}
Key Found : HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{B7FCA997-D0FB-4FE0-8AFD-255E89CF9671}
Key Found : [x64] HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{2FA28606-DE77-4029-AF96-B231E3B8F827}
Key Found : [x64] HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{B7FCA997-D0FB-4FE0-8AFD-255E89CF9671}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\{6C259840-5BA8-46E6-8ED1-EF3BA47D8BA1}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\dnu.EXE
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{7B089B94-D1DC-4C6B-87E1-8156E22C1D96}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{DE9028D0-5FFA-4E69-94E3-89EE8741F468}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{E15A9BFD-D16D-496D-8222-44CADF316E70}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{E7DF6BFF-55A5-4EB7-A673-4ED3E9456D39}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdate
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdater.DownloadUIBrowser
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdater.DownloadUIBrowser.1
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdater.DownloadUpdController
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdater.DownloadUpdController.1
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{03E2A1F3-4402-4121-8B35-733216D61217}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{660E6F4F-840D-436D-B668-433D9591BAC5}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{9E3B11F6-4179-4603-A71B-A55F4BCB0BEC}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{E7435878-65B9-44D1-A443-81754E5DFC90}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{92380354-381A-471F-BE2E-DD9ACD9777EA}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{9C049BA6-EA47-4AC3-AED6-A66D8DC9E1D8}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{2FA28606-DE77-4029-AF96-B231E3B8F827}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{B7FCA997-D0FB-4FE0-8AFD-255E89CF9671}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{7B089B94-D1DC-4C6B-87E1-8156E22C1D96}
Key Found : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SoftwareUpdUtility
Key Found : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{03E2A1F3-4402-4121-8B35-733216D61217}
Key Found : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{660E6F4F-840D-436D-B668-433D9591BAC5}
Key Found : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{9E3B11F6-4179-4603-A71B-A55F4BCB0BEC}
Key Found : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{D54C859C-6066-4F31-8FE0-2AAEDCAE67D7}
Key Found : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{E7435878-65B9-44D1-A443-81754E5DFC90}
Key Found : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{2FA28606-DE77-4029-AF96-B231E3B8F827}
Key Found : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{B7FCA997-D0FB-4FE0-8AFD-255E89CF9671}
 
***** [ Browsers ] *****
 
-\\ Internet Explorer v10.0.9200.16537
 
 
-\\ Mozilla Firefox v24.0 (en-US)
 
[ File : C:\Users\Shae\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\d4g50occ.default\prefs.js ]
 
 
-\\ Google Chrome v
 
[ File : C:\Users\Shae\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\preferences ]
 
 
*************************
 
AdwCleaner[R0].txt - [3588 octets] - [26/10/2013 18:01:09]
 
########## EOF - C:\AdwCleaner\AdwCleaner[R0].txt - [3648 octets] ##########



RogueKiller Report:

RogueKiller V8.7.5 [Oct 22 2013] by Tigzy
mail : tigzyRK<at>gmail<dot>com
 
Operating System : Windows 8 (6.2.9200 ) 64 bits version
Started in : Normal mode
User : Shae [Admin rights]
Mode : Scan -- Date : 10/26/2013 18:05:22
| ARK || FAK || MBR |
 
¤¤¤ Bad processes : 0 ¤¤¤
 
¤¤¤ Registry Entries : 2 ¤¤¤
[HJ DESK][PUM] HKLM\[...]\NewStartPanel : {59031a47-3f72-44a7-89c5-5595fe6b30ee} (1) -> FOUND
[HJ DESK][PUM] HKLM\[...]\NewStartPanel : {20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D} (1) -> FOUND
 
¤¤¤ Scheduled tasks : 0 ¤¤¤
 
¤¤¤ Startup Entries : 0 ¤¤¤
 
¤¤¤ Web browsers : 0 ¤¤¤
 
¤¤¤ Particular Files / Folders: ¤¤¤
 
¤¤¤ Driver : [NOT LOADED 0x0] ¤¤¤
 
¤¤¤ External Hives: ¤¤¤
 
¤¤¤ Infection :  ¤¤¤
 
¤¤¤ HOSTS File: ¤¤¤
--> %SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\etc\hosts
 
 
 
 
¤¤¤ MBR Check: ¤¤¤
 
+++++ PhysicalDrive0: (\\.\PHYSICALDRIVE0 @ IDE) ST1500DM003-9YN16G +++++
--- User ---
[MBR] c137b588ce959650aa029171858d09d4
[BSP] e1a70ab0ce00303e36cb295e637cbf24 : Empty MBR Code
Partition table:
0 - [XXXXXX] UNKNOWN (0x00) [VISIBLE] Offset (sectors): 1 | Size: 2097151 Mo
User = LL1 ... OK!
User = LL2 ... OK!
 
Finished : << RKreport[0]_S_10262013_180522.txt >>


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Posted 27 October 2013 - 12:52 PM

1.

  • Close all open programs and internet browsers.
  • Double click on adwcleaner.exe to run the tool.
  • Click on Clean.
  • Confirm each time with Ok.
  • You will be prompted to restart your computer. A text file will open after the restart.
  • Please post the contents of that logfile with your next reply.
  • You can find the logfile at C:\AdwCleaner[S1].txt as well.

 

 

2.

  • Download Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit from HERE

      
  • Unzip the contents to a folder in a convenient location.
      
  • Open the folder where the contents were unzipped and run mbar.exe
      
  • Follow the instructions in the wizard to update and allow the program to scan your computer for threats.
      
  • Click on the Cleanup button to remove any threats and reboot if prompted to do so.
      
  • Wait while the system shuts down and the cleanup process is performed.
      
  • Perform another scan with Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit to verify that no threats remain. If they do, then click Cleanup once more and repeat the process.
      
  • When done, please post the two logs produced they will be in the MBAR folder..... mbar-log.txt and system-log.txt

 

 

Things to include in your next reply::

AdwCleaner log

mbar-log.txt

system-log.txt

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Posted 27 October 2013 - 03:28 PM

Thank you for responding again :). I might have to space this out into two posts as the logs are a bit long. EDIT: It all fit  :bananas: 

AdwCleaner Log:
 

# AdwCleaner v3.010 - Report created 27/10/2013 at 15:44:22
# Updated 20/10/2013 by Xplode
# Operating System : Windows 8  (64 bits)
# Username : Shae - SHAEZY
# Running from : C:\Users\Shae\Downloads\adwcleaner (1).exe
# Option : Clean
 
***** [ Services ] *****
 
 
***** [ Files / Folders ] *****
 
Folder Deleted : C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Software Update Utility
File Deleted : C:\Program Files\Uninstall.exe
 
***** [ Shortcuts ] *****
 
 
***** [ Registry ] *****
 
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\dnu.EXE
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdate
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdater.DownloadUIBrowser
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdater.DownloadUIBrowser.1
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdater.DownloadUpdController
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\dnUpdater.DownloadUpdController.1
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\{6C259840-5BA8-46E6-8ED1-EF3BA47D8BA1}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{7B089B94-D1DC-4C6B-87E1-8156E22C1D96}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{DE9028D0-5FFA-4E69-94E3-89EE8741F468}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{E15A9BFD-D16D-496D-8222-44CADF316E70}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{E7DF6BFF-55A5-4EB7-A673-4ED3E9456D39}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{03E2A1F3-4402-4121-8B35-733216D61217}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{660E6F4F-840D-436D-B668-433D9591BAC5}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{9E3B11F6-4179-4603-A71B-A55F4BCB0BEC}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{E7435878-65B9-44D1-A443-81754E5DFC90}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{92380354-381A-471F-BE2E-DD9ACD9777EA}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{9C049BA6-EA47-4AC3-AED6-A66D8DC9E1D8}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\PreApproved\{7B089B94-D1DC-4C6B-87E1-8156E22C1D96}
Key Deleted : HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{2FA28606-DE77-4029-AF96-B231E3B8F827}
Key Deleted : HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{B7FCA997-D0FB-4FE0-8AFD-255E89CF9671}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{2FA28606-DE77-4029-AF96-B231E3B8F827}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{B7FCA997-D0FB-4FE0-8AFD-255E89CF9671}
Key Deleted : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{03E2A1F3-4402-4121-8B35-733216D61217}
Key Deleted : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{660E6F4F-840D-436D-B668-433D9591BAC5}
Key Deleted : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{9E3B11F6-4179-4603-A71B-A55F4BCB0BEC}
Key Deleted : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{D54C859C-6066-4F31-8FE0-2AAEDCAE67D7}
Key Deleted : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{E7435878-65B9-44D1-A443-81754E5DFC90}
Key Deleted : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{2FA28606-DE77-4029-AF96-B231E3B8F827}
Key Deleted : [x64] HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{B7FCA997-D0FB-4FE0-8AFD-255E89CF9671}
Key Deleted : HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SoftwareUpdUtility
 
***** [ Browsers ] *****
 
-\\ Internet Explorer v10.0.9200.16537
 
 
-\\ Mozilla Firefox v24.0 (en-US)
 
[ File : C:\Users\Shae\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\d4g50occ.default\prefs.js ]
 
 
-\\ Google Chrome v
 
[ File : C:\Users\Shae\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\preferences ]
 
 
*************************
 
AdwCleaner[R0].txt - [3764 octets] - [26/10/2013 18:01:09]
AdwCleaner[R1].txt - [3828 octets] - [27/10/2013 15:43:46]
AdwCleaner[S0].txt - [3561 octets] - [27/10/2013 15:44:22]
 
########## EOF - C:\AdwCleaner\AdwCleaner[S0].txt - [3621 octets] ##########

 



MBAR Log:

Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit BETA 1.07.0.1007
www.malwarebytes.org
 
Database version: v2013.10.27.05
 
Windows 8 x64 NTFS
Internet Explorer 10.0.9200.16721
Shae :: SHAEZY [administrator]
 
10/27/2013 3:50:23 PM
mbar-log-2013-10-27 (15-50-23).txt
 
Scan type: Quick scan
Scan options enabled: Anti-Rootkit | Drivers | MBR | Physical Sectors | Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken
Scan options disabled: 
Objects scanned: 226327
Time elapsed: 11 minute(s), 30 second(s)
 
Memory Processes Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)
 
Memory Modules Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)
 
Registry Keys Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)
 
Registry Values Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)
 
Registry Data Items Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)
 
Folders Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)
 
Files Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)
 
Physical Sectors Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)
 
(end)


SYSTEM LOG:

---------------------------------------
Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit BETA 1.07.0.1007
 
© Malwarebytes Corporation 2011-2012
 
OS version: 6.2.9200 Windows 8 x64
 
Account is Administrative
 
Internet Explorer version: 10.0.9200.16721
 
File system is: NTFS
Disk drives: C:\ DRIVE_FIXED, D:\ DRIVE_FIXED
CPU speed: 3.194000 GHz
Memory total: 7943258112, free: 6345388032
 
Downloaded database version: v2013.10.27.05
Downloaded database version: v2013.10.11.02
=======================================
------------ Kernel report ------------
     10/27/2013 15:50:19
------------ Loaded modules -----------
\SystemRoot\system32\ntoskrnl.exe
\SystemRoot\system32\hal.dll
\SystemRoot\system32\kd.dll
\SystemRoot\system32\mcupdate_AuthenticAMD.dll
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\CLFS.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\tm.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\PSHED.dll
\SystemRoot\system32\BOOTVID.dll
\SystemRoot\system32\CI.dll
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\msrpc.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\Wdf01000.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\WDFLDR.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\acpiex.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\WppRecorder.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\ACPI.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\WMILIB.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\cng.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\msisadrv.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\pci.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\vdrvroot.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\pdc.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\partmgr.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\spaceport.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\volmgr.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\volmgrx.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\mountmgr.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\storahci.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\storport.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\fltmgr.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\fileinfo.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\Ntfs.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\ksecdd.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\pcw.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\Fs_Rec.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\ndis.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\NETIO.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\ksecpkg.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\tcpip.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\fwpkclnt.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\wfplwfs.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\DRIVERS\fvevol.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\volsnap.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\rdyboost.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\mup.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\disk.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\CLASSPNP.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\aswVmm.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\aswRvrt.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\crashdmp.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\cdrom.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\aswSnx.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\Null.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\Beep.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\BasicRender.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\dxgkrnl.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\watchdog.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\dxgmms1.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\BasicDisplay.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\Npfs.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\Msfs.SYS
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\tdx.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\TDI.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\aswTdi.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\DRIVERS\netbt.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\aswrdr2.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\afd.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\pacer.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\vwififlt.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\netbios.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\rdbss.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\wanarp.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\nsiproxy.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\npsvctrig.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\mssmbios.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\discache.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\dfsc.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\ctxusbm.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\CLVirtualDrive.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\ndistapi.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\ndiswan.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\rassstp.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\AgileVpn.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\tunnel.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\CompositeBus.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\kdnic.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\umbus.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\atikmpag.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\atikmdag.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\L1C63x64.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\USBXHCI.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\ucx01000.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\usbohci.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\USBPORT.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\usbfilter.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\usbehci.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\HDAudBus.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\netr28x.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\vwifibus.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\amdppm.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\raspptp.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\rasl2tp.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\raspppoe.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\swenum.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\ks.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\rdpbus.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\NDProxy.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\usbhub.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\USBD.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\UsbHub3.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\stwrt64.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\portcls.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\drmk.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\ksthunk.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\USBSTOR.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\fastfat.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\KMWDFILTER.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\hidusb.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\HIDCLASS.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\HIDPARSE.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\usbccgp.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\mouhid.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\mouclass.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\kbdhid.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\kbdclass.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\dump_diskdump.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\dump_storahci.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\dump_dumpfve.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\win32k.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\monitor.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\TSDDD.dll
\SystemRoot\System32\cdd.dll
\SystemRoot\System32\ATMFD.DLL
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\luafv.sys
\??\C:\windows\system32\drivers\aswMonFlt.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\aswFsBlk.SYS
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\lltdio.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nwifi.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\ndisuio.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\rspndr.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\vwifimp.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\condrv.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\HTTP.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\bowser.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\mpsdrv.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\mrxsmb.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\mrxsmb10.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\mrxsmb20.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\Ndu.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\drivers\peauth.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\secdrv.SYS
\SystemRoot\System32\DRIVERS\srvnet.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\drivers\tcpipreg.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\DRIVERS\srv2.sys
\SystemRoot\System32\DRIVERS\srv.sys
\SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\cdfs.sys
\??\C:\windows\system32\drivers\mbamchameleon.sys
\??\C:\windows\system32\drivers\MBAMSwissArmy.sys
----------- End -----------
Done!
<<<1>>>
Upper Device Name: \Device\Harddisk4\DR4
Upper Device Object: 0xfffffa8009a79390
Upper Device Driver Name: \Driver\disk\
Lower Device Name: \Device\0000003e\
Lower Device Object: 0xfffffa8009978060
Lower Device Driver Name: \Driver\USBSTOR\
<<<1>>>
Upper Device Name: \Device\Harddisk3\DR3
Upper Device Object: 0xfffffa80097eb060
Upper Device Driver Name: \Driver\disk\
Lower Device Name: \Device\0000003d\
Lower Device Object: 0xfffffa800997ab00
Lower Device Driver Name: \Driver\USBSTOR\
<<<1>>>
Upper Device Name: \Device\Harddisk2\DR2
Upper Device Object: 0xfffffa8009a5a270
Upper Device Driver Name: \Driver\disk\
Lower Device Name: \Device\0000003c\
Lower Device Object: 0xfffffa800997b060
Lower Device Driver Name: \Driver\USBSTOR\
<<<1>>>
Upper Device Name: \Device\Harddisk1\DR1
Upper Device Object: 0xfffffa8009978740
Upper Device Driver Name: \Driver\disk\
Lower Device Name: \Device\0000003b\
Lower Device Object: 0xfffffa800997b620
Lower Device Driver Name: \Driver\USBSTOR\
<<<1>>>
Upper Device Name: \Device\Harddisk0\DR0
Upper Device Object: 0xfffffa800805a060
Upper Device Driver Name: \Driver\disk\
Lower Device Name: \Device\00000030\
Lower Device Object: 0xfffffa8007636720
Lower Device Driver Name: \Driver\storahci\
<<<2>>>
Physical Sector Size: 512
Drive: 0, DevicePointer: 0xfffffa800805a060, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk0\DR0\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
--------- Disk Stack ------
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa800805ab10, DeviceName: Unknown, DriverName: \Driver\partmgr\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa800805a060, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk0\DR0\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8007636720, DeviceName: \Device\00000030\, DriverName: \Driver\storahci\
------------ End ----------
Alternate DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk0\DR0\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
Upper DeviceData: 0x0, 0x0, 0x0
Lower DeviceData: 0x0, 0x0, 0x0
<<<3>>>
Volume: C:
File system type: NTFS
SectorSize = 512, ClusterSize = 4096, MFTRecordSize = 1024, MFTIndexSize = 4096 bytes
<<<2>>>
<<<3>>>
Volume: C:
File system type: NTFS
SectorSize = 512, ClusterSize = 4096, MFTRecordSize = 1024, MFTIndexSize = 4096 bytes
Scanning drivers directory: C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\drivers...
<<<2>>>
<<<3>>>
Volume: C:
File system type: NTFS
SectorSize = 512, ClusterSize = 4096, MFTRecordSize = 1024, MFTIndexSize = 4096 bytes
Read File: File "C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\vwifibus.sys" is compressed (flags = 1)
Read File: File "C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\drivers\vwifibus.sys" is compressed (flags = 1)
Done!
Drive 0
Scanning MBR on drive 0...
Inspecting partition table:
This drive is a GPT Drive.
MBR Signature: 55AA
Disk Signature: 4C174E45
 
GPT Protective MBR Partition information:
 
    Partition 0 type is EFI-GPT (0xee)
    Partition is NOT ACTIVE.
    Partition starts at LBA: 1  Numsec = 4294967295
 
    Partition 1 type is Empty (0x0)
    Partition is NOT ACTIVE.
    Partition starts at LBA: 0  Numsec = 0
 
    Partition 2 type is Empty (0x0)
    Partition is NOT ACTIVE.
    Partition starts at LBA: 0  Numsec = 0
 
    Partition 3 type is Empty (0x0)
    Partition is NOT ACTIVE.
    Partition starts at LBA: 0  Numsec = 0
 
GPT Partition information:
 
    GPT Header Signature 4546492050415254
    GPT Header Revision 65536 Size 92 CRC 3740139892
    GPT Header CurrentLba = 1 BackupLba 2930277167
    GPT Header FirstUsableLba 34  LastUsableLba 2930277134
    GPT Header Guid 66c6f45a-2dab-46d4-86ed-d08df6c7878c
    GPT Header Contains 128 partition entries starting at LBA 2
    GPT Header Partition entry size = 128
 
    Backup GPT header Signature 4546492050415254
    Backup GPT header Revision 65536 Size 92 CRC 3740139892
    Backup GPT header CurrentLba = 2930277167 BackupLba 1
    Backup GPT header FirstUsableLba 34  LastUsableLba 2930277134
    Backup GPT header Guid 66c6f45a-2dab-46d4-86ed-d08df6c7878c
    Backup GPT header Contains 128 partition entries starting at LBA 2930277135
    Backup GPT header Partition entry size = 128
 
    Partition 0 Type de94bba4-6d1-4d40-a16a-bfd5179d6ac
    Partition ID 4f967394-c09d-4d86-a5cb-b34aff850bb
    FirstLBA 2048  Last LBA 2097151
    Attributes 1
    Partition Name                 Basic data partition
 
    Partition 1 Type c12a7328-f81f-11d2-ba4b-0a0c93ec93b
    Partition ID ebe856e0-2d88-4d21-bba5-86c9e716dcc
    FirstLBA 2097152  Last LBA 2834431
    Attributes 0
    Partition Name                 EFI system partition
 
    GPT Partition 1 is bootable
    Partition 2 Type e3c9e316-b5c-4db8-817d-f92df0215ae
    Partition ID 4a627de-e973-4550-ba66-959e1ff05228
    FirstLBA 2834432  Last LBA 3096575
    Attributes 0
    Partition Name         Microsoft reserved partition
 
    Partition 3 Type ebd0a0a2-b9e5-4433-87c0-68b6b72699c7
    Partition ID 7c4f093d-3d44-4dcb-873b-9a04af3ee19
    FirstLBA 3096576  Last LBA 2888777727
    Attributes 0
    Partition Name                 Basic data partition
 
    Partition 4 Type ebd0a0a2-b9e5-4433-87c0-68b6b72699c7
    Partition ID 7b7b0c26-9267-4008-8194-91587fe7813a
    FirstLBA 2888777728  Last LBA 2930276351
    Attributes 1
    Partition Name                 Basic data partition
 
Disk Size: 1500301910016 bytes
Sector size: 512 bytes
 
Done!
Physical Sector Size: 0
Drive: 1, DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009978740, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk1\DR1\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
--------- Disk Stack ------
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa80099798a0, DeviceName: Unknown, DriverName: \Driver\partmgr\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009978740, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk1\DR1\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa800997b620, DeviceName: \Device\0000003b\, DriverName: \Driver\USBSTOR\
------------ End ----------
Physical Sector Size: 0
Drive: 2, DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009a5a270, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk2\DR2\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
--------- Disk Stack ------
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009ac5b10, DeviceName: Unknown, DriverName: \Driver\partmgr\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009a5a270, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk2\DR2\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa800997b060, DeviceName: \Device\0000003c\, DriverName: \Driver\USBSTOR\
------------ End ----------
Physical Sector Size: 0
Drive: 3, DevicePointer: 0xfffffa80097eb060, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk3\DR3\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
--------- Disk Stack ------
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009ad0b10, DeviceName: Unknown, DriverName: \Driver\partmgr\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa80097eb060, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk3\DR3\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa800997ab00, DeviceName: \Device\0000003d\, DriverName: \Driver\USBSTOR\
------------ End ----------
Physical Sector Size: 0
Drive: 4, DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009a79390, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk4\DR4\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
--------- Disk Stack ------
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009a59760, DeviceName: Unknown, DriverName: \Driver\partmgr\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009a79390, DeviceName: \Device\Harddisk4\DR4\, DriverName: \Driver\disk\
DevicePointer: 0xfffffa8009978060, DeviceName: \Device\0000003e\, DriverName: \Driver\USBSTOR\
------------ End ----------
Scan finished
=======================================
 
 
Removal queue found; removal started
Removing C:\ProgramData\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware (portable)\MBR_0_i.mbam...
Removing C:\ProgramData\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware (portable)\MBR_0_r.mbam...
Removal finished
 

Edited by mclisan, 27 October 2013 - 03:28 PM.


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Posted 27 October 2013 - 03:29 PM

How is your machine running now?


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Posted 27 October 2013 - 04:04 PM

It's running great. I honestly didn't notice any issues until I tried going to a website and was redirected. I'm glad this wasn't something major like having to restore. I'll be more careful surfing from now on. Thank you so much for helping me! :) I remembered first coming to Bleeping Computer years and years ago when the site was black and green (I think, memory is a bit fuzzy) and it had a list of possible malware/viruses/etc. and how to deal with them. I am very grateful this site is still here and that people actually make the time to help other people. Thank you again. 



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Posted 28 October 2013 - 05:50 PM

Hello, mclisan.
Congratulations! You now appear clean! :cool:
  • Double click on adwcleaner.exe to run the tool.
  • Click on Uninstall.
  • Confirm with yes.
Are things running okay? Do you have any more questions?

System Still Slow?
You may wish to try StartupLite. Simply download this tool to your desktop and run it. It will explain any optional auto-start programs on your system, and offer the option to stop these programs from starting at startup. This will result in fewer programs running when you boot your system, and should improve preformance.
If that does not work, you can try the steps mentioned in Slow Computer/browser? Check Here First; It May Not Be Malware.

We Need to Clean Up Our Mess
  • Download OTC by OldTimer and save it to your desktop.
  • Double click OTC_Icon.jpg icon to start the program. If you are using Vista, please right-click and choose run as administrator
  • Then Click the big CleanUp.jpg button.
  • You will get a prompt saying "Being Cleanup Process". Please select Yes.
  • Restart your computer when prompted.
Now you should Create a New Restore Point to prevent possible reinfection from an old one. Some of the malware you picked up could have been backed up, renamed and saved in System Restore. Since this is a protected directory your tools cannot access to delete these files, they sometimes can reinfect your system if you accidentally use an old restore point. Setting a new restore point AFTER cleaning your system will help prevent this and enable your computer to "roll-back" to a clean working state.

The easiest and safest way to do this is:
  • Go to Start > Programs > Accessories > System Tools and click "System Restore".
  • Choose the radio button marked "Create a Restore Point" on the first screen then click "Next". Give the R.P. a name, then click "Create". The new point will be stamped with the current date and time. Keep a log of this so you can find it easily should you need to use System Restore.
to remove all but the most recently created Restore Point.
  • Go to Start > Run and type: Cleanmgr
  • Click "Ok". Disk Cleanup will scan your files for several minutes, then open.
  • Click the "More Options" tab, then click the "Clean up" button under System Restore.
  • Click Ok. You will be prompted with "Are you sure you want to delete all but the most recent restore point?"
  • Click Yes, then click Ok.
  • Click Yes again when prompted with "Are you sure you want to perform these actions?"
  • Disk Cleanup will remove the files and close automatically. Vista and Windows 7 users can refer to these links: Create a New Restore Point in Vista or Windows 7 and Disk Cleanup in Vista.

    One of the most common questions found when cleaning malware is "how did my machine get infected?"

    There are a variety of reasons, but the most common ones are that you are not practicing Safe Internet, you are not running the proper security software or that your computer's security settings are set too low.

    Below I have outlined a series of categories that outline how you can increase the security of your computer to help reduce the chance of being infected again in the future.

    Do not use P2P programs
    Peer-to-peer or file-sharing programs (such as uTorrent, Limewire and Bitorrent) are probably the primary route of infection nowadays. These programs allow file sharing between users as the name(s) suggest. It is almost impossible to know whether the file you’re downloading through P2P programs is safe.

    It is therefore possible to be infected by downloading infected files via peer-to-peer programs and so I recommend that you do not use these programs. Should you wish to use them, they must be used with extreme care. Some further reading on this subject, along with included links, are as follows: "File-Sharing, otherwise known as Peer To Peer" and "Risks of File-Sharing Technology."

    In addition, P2P programs facilitate cyber crime and help distribute pirated software, movies and other illegal material.

    Practice Safe Internet
    Another one of the main reasons people get infected in the first place is that they are not practicing Safe Internet. You practice Safe Internet when you educate yourself on how to properly use the Internet through the use of security tools and good practice. Knowing how you can get infected and what types of files and sites to avoid will be the most crucial step in keeping your computer malware free. The reality is that the majority of people who are infected with malware are ones who click on things they shouldn't be clicking on. Whether these things are files or sites it doesn't really matter. If something is out to get you, and you click on it, it most likely will.

    Below are a list of simple precautions to take to keep your computer clean and running securely:
    • If you receive an attachment from someone you do not know, DO NOT OPEN IT! Simple as that. Opening attachments from people you do not know is a very common method for viruses or worms to infect your computer.
    • If you receive an attachment and it ends with a .exe, .com, .bat, or .pif do not open the attachment unless you know for a fact that it is clean. For the casual computer user, you will almost never receive a valid attachment of this type.
    • If you receive an attachment from someone you know, and it looks suspicious, then it probably is. The email could be from someone you know who is themselves infected with malware which is trying to infect everyone in their address book. A key thing to look out for here is: does the email sound as though it’s from the person you know? Often, the email may simply have a web link or a “Run this file to make your PC run fast” message in it.
    • If you are browsing the Internet and a popup appears saying that you are infected, ignore it!. These are, as far as I am concerned, scams that are being used to scare you into purchasing a piece of software. For an example of these types of pop-ups, or Foistware, you should read this article: Foistware, And how to avoid it.
      There are also programs that disguise themselves as Anti-Spyware or security products but are instead scams. Removal instructions for a lot of these "rogues" can be found here.
    • Another tactic to fool you on the web is when a site displays a popup that looks like a normal Windows message or alert. When you click on them, though, they instead bring you to another site that is trying to push a product on you, or will download a file to your PC without your knowledge. You can check to see if it's a real alert by right-clicking on the window. If there is a menu that comes up saying Add to Favorites... you know it's a fake. DO NOT click on these windows, instead close them by finding the open window on your Taskbar, right click and chose close.
    • Do not visit pornographic websites. I know this may bother some of you, but the fact is that a large amount of malware is pushed through these types of sites. I am not saying all adult sites do this, but a lot do, as this can often form part of their funding.
    • When using an Instant Messaging program be cautious about clicking on links people send to you. It is not uncommon for infections to send a message to everyone in the infected person's contact list that contains a link to an infection. Instead when you receive a message that contains a link you should message back to the person asking if it is legit.
    • Stay away from Warez and Crack sites! As with Peer-2-Peer programs, in addition to the obvious copyright issues, the downloads from these sites are typically overrun with infections.
    • Be careful of what you download off of web sites and Peer-2-Peer networks. Some sites disguise malware as legitimate software to trick you into installing them and Peer-2-Peer networks are crawling with it. If you want to download files from a site, and are not sure if they are legitimate, you can use tools such as BitDefender Traffic Light, Norton Safe Web, or McAfee SiteAdvisor to look up info on the site and stay protected against malicious sites. Please be sure to only choose and install one of those tool bars.
    • DO NOT INSTALL any software without first reading the End User License Agreement, otherwise known as the EULA. A tactic that some developers use is to offer their software for free, but have spyware and other programs you do not want bundled with it. This is where they make their money. By reading the agreement there is a good chance you can spot this and not install the software.
      Sometimes even legitimate programs will try to bundle extra, unwanted, software with the program you want - this is done to raise money for the program. Be sure to untick any boxes which may indicate that other programs will be downloaded.
    Keep Windows up-to-date
    Microsoft continually releases security and stability updates for its supported operating systems and you should always apply these to help keep your PC secure.
    • Windows XP users
      You should visit Windows Update to check for the latest updates to your system. The latest service pack (SP3) can be obtained directly from Microsoft here.
    • Windows Vista users
      You should run the Windows Update program from your start menu to access the latest updates to your operating system (information can be found here). The latest service pack (SP2) can be obtained directly from Microsoft here.
    • Windows 7 users
      You should run the Windows Update program from your start menu to access the latest updates to your operating system (information can be found here). The latest service pack (SP1) can be obtained directly from Microsoft here
    Keep your browser secure
    Most modern browsers have come on in leaps and bounds with their inbuilt, default security. The best way to keep your browser secure nowadays is simply to keep it up-to-date.

    The latest versions of the three common browsers can be found below:Use an AntiVirus Software
    It is very important that your computer has an up-to-date anti-virus software on it which has a real-time agent running. This alone can save you a lot of trouble with malware in the future.
    See this link for a listing of some online & their stand-alone antivirus programs: Virus, Spyware, and Malware Protection and Removal Resources, a couple of free Anti-Virus programs you may be interested in are Microsoft Security Essentials and Avast.

    It is imperative that you update your Antivirus software at least once a week (even more if you wish). If you do not update your antivirus software then it will not be able to catch any of the new variants that may come out. If you use a commercial antivirus program you must make sure you keep renewing your subscription. Otherwise, once your subscription runs out, you may not be able to update the programs virus definitions.

    Use a Firewall
    I can not stress how important it is that you use a Firewall on your computer. Without a firewall your computer is susceptible to being hacked and taken over. Simply using a Firewall in its default configuration can lower your risk greatly.

    All versions of Windows starting from XP have an in-built firewall. With Windows XP this firewall will protect you from incoming traffic (i.e. hackers). Starting with Windows Vista, the firewall was beefed up to also protect you against outgoing traffic (i.e. malicious programs installed on your machine should be blocked from sending data, such as your bank details and passwords, out).

    In addition, if you connect to the internet via a router, this will normally have a firewall in-built.

    Some people will recommend installing a different firewall (instead of the Windows’ built one), this is personal choice, but the message is to definitely have one! For a tutorial on Firewalls and a listing of some available ones see this link: Understanding and Using Firewalls

    Install an Anti-Malware program
    Recommended, and free, Anti-Malware programs are Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and SuperAntiSpyware.

    You should regularly (perhaps once a week) scan your computer with an Anti-Malware program just as you would with an antivirus software.

    Make sure your applications have all of their updates
    It is also possible for other programs on your computer to have security vulnerability that can allow malware to infect you. Therefore, it is very important to check for the latest versions of commonly installed applications that are regularly patched to fix vulnerabilities (such as Adobe Reader and Java). You can check these by visiting Secunia Software Inspector.

    Follow this list and your potential for being infected again will reduce dramatically.

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Posted 06 November 2013 - 12:20 PM

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