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Adware - Undetected by Malwarebytes and Adwcleaner


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#1 laptop_guy2000

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Posted 29 September 2016 - 11:11 PM

My browser keeps redirecting me to various ad vendors such as optmz, onclickads, etc. I have tried runing Adwcleaner and Malwarebytes but they do not pick up anything suspicious. Any help on cleaning the computer would be appreciated.



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#2 nasdaq

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Posted 01 October 2016 - 09:29 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.
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Download the version of this tool for your operating system.
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (64 bit)
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (32 bit)
and save it to a folder on your computer's Desktop.
Double-click to run it. When the tool opens click Yes to disclaimer.
Press Scan button.
It will make a log (FRST.txt) in the same directory the tool is run. Please copy and paste it to your reply.
The first time the tool is run, it makes also another log (Addition.txt). Please attach it to your reply.

How to attach a file to your reply:
In the Reply section in the bottom of the topic Click the "more reply Options" button.
attachlogs.png

Attach the file.
Select the "Choose a File" navigate to the location of the File.
Click the file you wish to Attach.

Click the Add reply button.
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Please post the logs for my review.

Wait for further instructions.

#3 nasdaq

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Posted 08 October 2016 - 09:16 AM

Due to the lack of feedback, this topic is now closed.

In the event you still have problems, please send me or any Moderator a Private Message and ask them to reopen this topic within the next 5 days.

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