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Redirected to Reimage & other sites

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#1 chickensguys


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Posted 25 July 2016 - 11:44 PM

Greetings folks, 


I have been struggling with this off and on for about 45 days. Basically my browser starts redirecting to me to other sites like reimage. In response, I will go into google chrome settings and reset it. Some times it goes away and sometimes it doesn't. I have also ran adwcleaner,rkill,JRT,hitman pro,malware bytes. The problem goes away but comes back. I think ad-block was stopping them for loading.As of today, I believe I removed the virus again, but the fact it came back in the first place concerns me. Please take a look at these logs and see if anything is out of the ordinary. (See Attached)

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#2 nasdaq


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Posted 26 July 2016 - 09:38 AM

Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.
I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.

If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps in the order listed.

Your version(s) of Adobe Flash are out-or-date and vulnerable.
Go to Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features and uninstall the following programs:
Adobe Flash Player 11 ActiveX (HKLM-x32\...\Adobe Flash Player ActiveX) (Version: 11.8.800.94 - Adobe Systems Incorporated)
Adobe Flash Player 11 Plugin (HKLM-x32\...\Adobe Flash Player Plugin) (Version: 11.8.800.94 - Adobe Systems Incorporated)

Go to this page with Firefox to download the current version for your browsers:

Flash Player is pre-installed in Google Chrome and updates automatically!
Flash Player is pre-installed in IE/Hedge and updates automatically!

Go to Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features and uninstall the current version if present.
Adobe Shockwave Player 11.6 (HKLM-x32\...\Adobe Shockwave Player) (Version: - Adobe Systems, Inc.)
Your version of Java is outdated and needs to be updated to take advantage of fixes that have eliminated security vulnerabilities.

You can manually check your present version and update as recommended.

Be careful not to install malware posing as Java update!
Important read this blog.

Quoted from the page.
"In light of the recent events surrounding Java, users must seriously consider their use of Java. Do they really need it? If yes, make sure that users follow the steps we recommended and get the security update directly from the official oracle website." at:

How to disable Java in your browsers

If still present after the update you can remove the old version(s) of Java via the Control Panel > Programs and Features applet.
Java 8 Update 77 (64-bit) (HKLM\...\{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F86418077F0}) (Version: 8.0.770.3 - Oracle Corporation)
Java 8 Update 77 (HKLM-x32\...\{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83218077F0}) (Version: 8.0.770.3 - Oracle Corporation)
JavaFX 2.2.7 (64-bit) (HKLM\...\{1111706F-666A-4037-7777-227648764D10}) (Version: 2.2.7 - Oracle Corporation)

Press the windows key Windows_Logo_key.gif+ r on your keyboard at the same time. This will open the RUN BOX.
Type Notepad and and click the OK key.
Please copy the entire contents of the code box below to the a new file.


HKLM-x32\...\Run: [] => [X]
CHR HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Google: Restriction <======= ATTENTION
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer: Restriction <======= ATTENTION
SearchScopes: HKLM -> {b7fca997-d0fb-4fe0-8afd-255e89cf9671} URL = hxxp://search.yahoo.com/search?p={searchTerms}&ei={inputEncoding}&fr=chr-hp-psg&type=HPNTDF
SearchScopes: HKLM -> {d43b3890-80c7-4010-a95d-1e77b5924dc3} URL = hxxp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Search?search={searchTerms}
SearchScopes: HKLM-x32 -> {b7fca997-d0fb-4fe0-8afd-255e89cf9671} URL = hxxp://search.yahoo.com/search?p={searchTerms}&ei={inputEncoding}&fr=chr-hp-psg&type=HPNTDF
SearchScopes: HKLM-x32 -> {d43b3890-80c7-4010-a95d-1e77b5924dc3} URL = hxxp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Search?search={searchTerms}
Toolbar: HKU\S-1-5-21-1615625142-4214867653-310471369-1001 -> No Name - {7FEBEFE3-6B19-4349-98D2-FFB09D4B49CA} -  No File
FF Plugin: @microsoft.com/GENUINE -> disabled [No File]
FF Plugin-x32: @microsoft.com/GENUINE -> disabled [No File]
CHR Extension: (Chrome Web Store Payments) - C:\Users\Jake\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 1\Extensions\nmmhkkegccagdldgiimedpiccmgmieda [2016-04-16]
S3 cpuz139; \??\C:\Users\Jake\AppData\Local\Temp\cpuz139\cpuz139_x64.sys [X]
U0 SR; no ImagePath
U2 srservice; no ImagePath
C:\Users\Jake\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Profile 1\Extensions\nmmhkkegccagdldgiimedpiccmgmieda
Task: {BC618B55-5294-49FA-8A94-31885DBDA24E} - System32\Tasks\update-S-1-5-21-1615625142-4214867653-310471369-1001 => C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains\Updater\Updater.exe [2013-02-23] ()
AlternateDataStreams: C:\Users\Jake\Downloads\hwmonitor_1.29.exe:BDU [0]
AlternateDataStreams: C:\Users\Jake\Downloads\instspeedfan452.exe:BDU [0]
AlternateDataStreams: C:\Users\Jake\Downloads\key_saeezdbbabab5ba4b363.exe:BDU [0]
AlternateDataStreams: C:\Users\Jake\Downloads\mbar- [0]
AlternateDataStreams: C:\Users\Jake\Downloads\wsabbs2.exe:BDU [0]
HKU\.DEFAULT\Software\Classes\exefile: "%1" %* <===== ATTENTION
HKU\.DEFAULT\Software\Classes\.exe: exefile => "%1" %* <===== ATTE
C:\Program Files (x86)\Skillbrains

Save the file as fixlist.txt in the same folder where the Farbar tool is running from.
The location is listed in the 3rd line of the Farbar log you have submitted.

Run FRST and click Fix only once and wait.

Restart the computer normally to reset the registry.

The tool will create a log (Fixlog.txt) please post it to your reply.

Reset Chrome...
Open Google Chrome, click on menu icon google-chrome-setting-icon.png which is located right side top of the google chrome.
Click "Settings" then "Show advanced settings" at the bottom of the screen.
Click "Reset browser settings" button.
Clear your cache and cookies

Restart Chrome.

Please post the logs and let me know what problem persists.

#3 chickensguys

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Posted 26 July 2016 - 11:26 PM

I believe everything is resolved. Fix-log is attached,


Thanks for your help.

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Posted 27 July 2016 - 08:33 AM

If all is well.

To learn more about how to protect yourself while on the internet read this little guide best security practices keep safe.

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Posted 02 August 2016 - 09:16 AM

It appears that this issue is resolved, therefore I am closing the topic. If that is not the case and you need or wish to continue with this topic, please send me or any Moderator a Personal Message (PM) that you would like this topic re-opened.

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