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Virus Spamming System32


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#1 thelocaluk

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Posted 10 July 2007 - 01:34 PM

Hi all, I have a computer that has got a virus that avast, kaspersky and symantec is unable to detect. It appears to be triggered at certain times of the day and what it does is fill system32 folder with tmp files all the same size, until the harddrive is full. I can keep deleting the tmp files using ms dos but how do I find out what the virus is and how to deal with it. I'm suspicious of a file in system32 named baeadf.dll which is a Winlogin process dll, but when I try to delete it the system understandingly crashes. Any help appreciated.

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#2 tg1911

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Posted 10 July 2007 - 01:43 PM

I can't find anything on that dll, which is usually a bad sign.

I suggest you post a HijackThis log for examination.
A member of the HijackThis Team will walk you through, step by step, how to disinfect your computer.

Once you post your log, don't make any changes to your system, as that could change the results of the posted log, making it more difficult to properly clean your system.

Read Preparation Guide for use before posting a HijackThis Log.
Please read, and follow, all directions carefully!!!

If the steps, prior to the posting of a HijackThis log don't eliminate the problem:

Run a log, and post it in the HijackThis forum, >at this link<.
Do not, post it in this topic.
Do not, fix anything, yet.
A member, of the HJT Team, will help you out.
It may take a while to get a response from the HJT Team, because they are very busy. Please, be patient, as these people are volunteers. They will help you, as soon as possible.

NOTE:
Once you have made the post, please, DO NOT make another post in the HJT forum, until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. The first thing they look for, when looking for logs to reply to, is 0 replies. If you make another post, there will be 1 reply. The team member, glancing over the replies, might assume someone is already helping you out, and will not respond. So, just make your post, and let it sit there, until a team member responds. This way you will be taken care of, in the most timely manner.

If you haven't heard back from them in 5 days, go to this topic, Haven't Had A Reply In Five Days?, and carefully follow all directions.
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