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Malwarebytes - Strange behaviour.

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#1 TheBadger


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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:14 AM

Just recently Malwarebytes has been reporting a failure to load the Rootkit Scanning Module and do I want to re-boot to try again. When I say yes the machine reboots with Malwarebytes scanning window active surrounded by a black screen. The scan proceeds and most recently reports finding some PUPs - TB... something or other, I cant remember exactly. I get them quarrantined despite Malwarebytes suggesting "Ignore once" and this seems to happen. However the machine doesn't "feel right". When I went to review the scanning logs for yesterday both were empty. Also what might be an un-related issue: when switching between users sometimes all I get is a black screen after entering the user password. The three fingured salute works and Task Manager loads and shows nothing unusual running. I sometimes have to reboot from task manager to get my normal user screen back. Also I've had a couple of Windows Update configuration failures followed by reverting changes messages. Is this related?


I'm running W7 64bit SP1. In addition to Malwarebytes I also have Spyware Blaster and Cryptolock Preventer active on my machine.

Edited by TheBadger, 13 July 2014 - 02:21 AM.

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Posted 14 July 2014 - 07:51 PM

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