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Mywebfind.com Fails to Delete


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#1 Acer User

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 11:55 AM

Hello,
 
Recently I have been encountering random redirects away from certain websites to the url: [mywebfind] .com in both Chrome and Firefox. I have stepped through all the available tutorials I could find on the subject, including uninstalling the program, which was impossible due to not being listed in the windows 7 uninstall application, and disabling windows startup programs / rebooting. My virus detection software (Avast) does not detect it, and the individual plugin or add-on cannot be found in both browsers. I have created a log file via ComboFix and have it ready to upload, if necessary.
 

System: Windows 7 Pro 64 SP 1

Antivirus: Avast Free Antivirus

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Jesse



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#2 Alex&Vanko

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:04 PM

Hallo Acer User and :welcome:

 

Download Screen317 Security Check 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.
Note:: If any security program requests permission to access the Internet, allow it to do so

Please download MiniToolBox HERE to your desktop to run it.
Checkmark the following boxes:
* List content of Hosts
* Flush DNS
* Report IE Proxy Settings
* Reset IE Proxy Settings
* Report FF Proxy Settings
* Reset FF Proxy Settings
* List last 10 Event Viewer log
* List Installed Programs
* List Devices (do NOT change any settings here)
* List Users, Partitions and Memory size
Note: When using "Reset FF Proxy Settings" option Firefox should be closed.
Click Go and Copy / Paste the result. (result.txt)

 

Thank you!






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