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Can't Stop Banner Ads Running In My Angelfire Account

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#1 ES1


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Posted 04 August 2006 - 03:45 PM

Hi Folks,

I was referred here by a mod in the "Am I infected" forum. I have analysed my HiJack This log and found nothing. But you folks are the experts so I have taken the mood's advice and come to you with my problem.

My problem is :

I have a website hosted by Angelfire. I have a problem right now whenever I log in to my account there. I get a banner ad across the top which is constantly loading and reloading and causing me to lose work in the process. I have asked Angelfire about this a number of times now and they swear up and down that they don't serve ads in members' control panels. I think they may be telling the truth here because I logged into my account using a proxy server and there were no banner ads running across the top as there usually are.
I have run numerous scans using Kaspersky, ESET, Ad-Aware, Spy Bot, HiJack This, Spy Sweeper, Pest Patrol, AVERT Stinger, Ewido and SpyCatcher and all of them have found nothing. I really don't know what to do right now. I have for the moment come up with a band-aid solution by adding the web addresses of the banner ads to the restricted zones. Adding the web addresses to the restricted zones has stopped the banners from loading and displaying and ended the problem of losing my work and my work being interrupted by the ads but I think there must be a problem on my PC. I must be infected with something which has not yet been detected. I would be most grateful to any who could help me with this problem.

I ran my HiJack This scan with no windows open or applications running in the Task Manager. I shut down Spy Sweeper and left ESET running and Windows Defender running.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 1:40:01 PM, on 8/4/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MsMpEng.exe
C:\Program Files\ewido anti-malware\ewidoctrl.exe
C:\Program Files\Eset\nod32krn.exe
C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy Sweeper\SpySweeper.exe
C:\Program Files\Eset\nod32kui.exe
C:\Program Files\HijackThis.exe

O2 - BHO: SpywareGuard Download Protection - {4A368E80-174F-4872-96B5-0B27DDD11DB2} - C:\Program Files\SpywareGuard\dlprotect.dll
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {53707962-6F74-2D53-2644-206D7942484F} - C:\PROGRA~1\SPYBOT~1\SDHelper.dll
O2 - BHO: Google Toolbar Helper - {AA58ED58-01DD-4d91-8333-CF10577473F7} - c:\program files\google\googletoolbar1.dll
O3 - Toolbar: &Google - {2318C2B1-4965-11d4-9B18-009027A5CD4F} - c:\program files\google\googletoolbar1.dll
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [SpySweeper] "C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy Sweeper\SpySweeperUI.exe" /startintray
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [nod32kui] "C:\Program Files\Eset\nod32kui.exe" /WAITSERVICE
O8 - Extra context menu item: &Google Search - res://C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbar1.dll/cmsearch.html
O8 - Extra context menu item: &Translate English Word - res://C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbar1.dll/cmwordtrans.html
O8 - Extra context menu item: Backward Links - res://C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbar1.dll/cmbacklinks.html
O8 - Extra context menu item: Cached Snapshot of Page - res://C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbar1.dll/cmcache.html
O8 - Extra context menu item: Similar Pages - res://C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbar1.dll/cmsimilar.html
O8 - Extra context menu item: Translate Page into English - res://C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbar1.dll/cmtrans.html
O9 - Extra button: Research - {92780B25-18CC-41C8-B9BE-3C9C571A8263} - C:\PROGRA~1\MICROS~2\OFFICE11\REFIEBAR.DLL
O20 - Winlogon Notify: WgaLogon - C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\WgaLogon.dll
O23 - Service: ewido security suite control - ewido networks - C:\Program Files\ewido anti-malware\ewidoctrl.exe
O23 - Service: NOD32 Kernel Service (NOD32krn) - Eset - C:\Program Files\Eset\nod32krn.exe
O23 - Service: Webroot Spy Sweeper Engine (WebrootSpySweeperService) - Webroot Software, Inc. - C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy Sweeper\SpySweeper.exe


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#2 Buckeye_Sam


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Posted 12 August 2006 - 06:43 AM

Duplicate - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/61859/problemes-in-my-angelfire-account/
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