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Adware.elex.shrtcln, can't remove.


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#1 KhOzZ

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 04:50 PM

i have noted some weird loops of processes in task manager and malwarebytes keeps accusing some "adware.elex.shrtcln" (chrome) that i can't remove.

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 08:02 PM

Hi Kh0zZ :)

Follow the instructions in the thread below, it should help solve your issue.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/214325-chrome-secure-preferences-detection-always-comes-back/

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 08:17 PM

there is nothing else suspicious in the scan?



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Posted 05 December 2017 - 09:18 PM

I didn't look at your logs yet, though I know what's causing the Elex detection, and we'll focus on fixing that first.

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 07:15 PM

ok elex  is gone.



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Posted 06 December 2017 - 07:19 PM

Awesome! Now can you provide me a fresh set of logs (FRST)?

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 07:59 PM

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 08:08 PM

Your logs are clean :) I don't see any signs of infection whatsoever.

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 08:19 PM

thank you dear :)



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Posted 06 December 2017 - 08:31 PM

No problem Kh0zZ, you're welcome!

Stay safe :)

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 08:31 PM

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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