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Back to top #3 Mikeylia Mikeylia Member Full Member 25 posts Posted 03 June 2009 - 09:09 PM EDIT: Please click on ADD REPLY to post a reply... theDarkness 15:23 26 Apr 13 I forgot to mention that I have run HijackThis as admin right from the start, as if I didnt then it would not complete a scan, WARNING: Do not run cleanup under Windows XP x64 Edition. i do have a hijack this log, if you'd like to see it. have a peek here

I believe the adaware jpg 'trojans' may be false positives, as avast, malwarebytes and virustotal.com detected nothing for those suspect wallpapers. Jay Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4 Scan saved at 8:59:48 PM, on 5/29/2012 Platform: Windows Vista (WinNT 6.00.1904) MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.17037) Boot mode: Normal Running processes: C:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exe C:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exe Back to top #5 Mikeylia Mikeylia Member Full Member 25 posts Posted 04 June 2009 - 09:56 AM miekiemoes Thank you! The log seems to show good results. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/172/remove-hijack-this-from-harddrive/

Remove Hijack This from Harddrive Started by missmuffit , Apr 24 2004 02:29 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 15 replies to this topic Member Posts: 76 Re: How to get rid of virus dropper "install.exe"?? « Reply #9 on: August 16, 2009, 11:55:53 AM » I deleted those two entries, HijackThis log is attached.Also You will be prompted: " Registry cleaning - Do you want to clean the registry?" answer Yes by typing Y and pressing Enter. I believe they should be set to 3 for http and https, the internet zone.

  • But HT is a way that pros can help newbies to rid themselvs of nasties that other programs can't.
  • Save it to your Desktop.
  • Under Automatic update, change the Update interval to something more reasonable like 12 or 24 hours.
  • Member Posts: 76 Re: How to get rid of virus dropper "install.exe"?? « Reply #6 on: August 16, 2009, 01:14:29 AM » I have installed on that PC Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.40
  • Just delete it.
  • Same goes for the original folder "hjt" that sits annoyingly on the desktop.
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Toolbar - {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn\yt.dll O3 - Toolbar: &Radio - {8E718888-423F-11D2-876E-00A0C9082467} - C:\Winnt\system32\msdxm.ocx O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Synchronization Manager] mobsync.exe /logon O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [IgfxTray] C:\Winnt\system32\igfxtray.exe O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [HotKeysCmds] C:\Winnt\system32\hkcmd.exe Edited by Jennai, 20 August 2007 - 04:31 AM. They all have the correct full 'ZoneMap\ProtocolDefaults' content. SafeMode only loads minimum drivers etc to do limited function.

To learn more and to read the lawsuit, click here. Copy and paste that information in your next post. You can then delete it. The file resides initially in System Volume Information folder, but then it multiplies and copies itself in other folders.

Also follow this and post the report: Download Security Check by screen317 from Here or Here. Click the Update tab at the top:Under Manual update, click Start update. is there a way to completely clean the computer? For normal use recheck the box.

Loading... Do NOT use REPLY since that will quote the post you are clicking it on... Hi, I've 2 computers that seem to be affected with the same virus(s). Online Scan Perform an online scan using Internet Explorer with Kaspersky WebScanner.

Member Posts: 76 Re: How to get rid of virus dropper "install.exe"?? « Reply #14 on: August 17, 2009, 12:24:16 AM » micky77I agree with you that is a renamed file theDarkness 17:05 26 Apr 13 Thanks. Click OK. Braviax is a rogue security application.

Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy Avast community I run Malwarebytes and Avast and because the trouble of deleting the install.exe I asked to rename it and move it, again no success. I suspect that my computer is being infected a nasty Trojan when I tried to download JAVA from the wrong site. Check This Out Can anyone help?

HT is a brilliantly effective tool. But you can always load it again IF that situation comes up. If you don't do it that way then HJT can't make any changes to the Windows Registry. "'HKEYCURRENTUSER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ZoneMap\ProtocolDefaults', but in 7, 'ProtocolDefaults' is missing." That key is present on my

When it has finished, click the Save Scan Report button (4), then click Save Report As and save the report it to your desktop.

No issues, aside from 3 wallpaper jpgs, supposedly trojan detected by adaware as infected 'trojan.win32.trojaniframe (v)' files - possible false positives or not a major issue. Empty the Recycle Bin by right-clicking the Recycle Bin icon on your Desktop, and then clicking Empty Recycle Bin. These are mine. Need HijackThis help?

follow the instructions under the link provided in my prev post ( http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/34773/preparation-guide-for-use-before-using-malware-removal-tools-and-requesting-help/ ) and have some trusted helper go through the process with you2. I suggest you use malwarebytes antimalware for removal. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please check this topic first: Slow Computer/browser?

Please post back with progress/ results. at one point i did delete the file and from the recycling bin, but it would just pop back on my desktop. With Your Next Post... Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?

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Several functions may not work. Similar Threads - hijack won't delete New Malware, browser hijacker/pornhub trulytheone30, Oct 30, 2016, in forum: Virus & Other Malware Removal Replies: 0 Views: 109 trulytheone30 Oct 30, 2016 New Browser Follow these instructions to reinstall your windows xp (or do you have a different Operating System): http://www.pcstats.com/articleview.cfm?articleID=1435 "How did I get infected?" - "Safe-hex" - Member of UNITE - Back to Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.

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If there is a problem tell me what has happened and post the details of any error messages. virus/adware free)?I am not entirely sure what you mean, but have a look at this: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/34773/preparation-guide-for-use-before-using-malware-removal-tools-and-requesting-help/ . check this KB to solve it (cause 4). In some of these cases, the malware won't load allowing removal.