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What do I do? General Information Everybody is welcome here, even those that have yet to ascend. I've never had one this pesky. Virus/spyware scanners would not run nor could I run Hijackthick.

You don't necessarily need a PC to be a member of the PCMR. If you post another response there will be 1 reply. Plz Help! The 2 icons on my desktop are "Antivirus Scan" and "Online Spyware Test." The computer generally seems to be okay if a bit slow other than the internetI'm pretty sure it Discover More

Thanks! I think I need a registry cleaner but can't find a free one. Unninstall all you can without restarting your PC, run adwcleaner and reboot. Also you could try to deinstall Firefox since adware tends to change a lot settings which is quite a lot work if you try to change it in the about:settings tab.

angelus View Public Profile Find More Posts by angelus 14-09-2008, 08:29 #9 Bapapapa ᗧ。。。。。。ᗣᗣᗣᗣ Join Date: May 2000 Posts: 16,062 Thanks: 148 Thanked 95 Times in 53 Posts That means your normal mom-and-pop virus software can ask Windows to load it up on startup and it will. Rule #9 Don't mark your post as NSFW unless it actually is NSFW. Spybot found a Trojan and said it was removed, today I scanned and it found nothing, but somehow it's still on here.

I think I've got this thing called Download. They open random tabs full of ads and whatnot. Do not attempt to circumvent this rule by any means. http://www.ign.com/boards/threads/i-need-help-removing-some-pesky-spyware.188094105/ Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More...

Please note that that forum is VERY busy.Please send a Private Message indicating your choice.Assuming you wish assistance in the HiJack This forum, you should NOT make further changes to your yoscar, Dec 30, 2009 Misfit410 Great White Hippie Puncher Joined: Sep 27, 2000 Messages: 31,393 Date Posted: Dec 30, 2009 #3 1) remove symantec (it's worse on performance than any of Delete any that you don't recognize (Trovi and Conduit are common offenders) In "Advanced Settings, under network, click "Change proxy settings". Now, it seemed to run into some sort of error when it tried to install.

Which means your virus won't get loaded (unless you start it yourself) and thus you can clean it. http://m.thedigitalfix.co.uk/forums/showthread.php?t=517873 Trojan on my computer. If asked to restart the computer, please do so immediately. Back to top #3 tomfisher33 tomfisher33 Members 1 posts OFFLINE Local time:01:45 PM Posted 26 October 2008 - 12:13 PM thank you very much it worked great Back to top

http://www.microsoft.com/Security_Essentials/ buliwyf76, Dec 30, 2009 bob44903 As naked as you want Joined: Jun 8, 2001 Messages: 15,678 Date Posted: Dec 30, 2009 #13 buliwyf76 said: bob44903 said: buliwyf76 said: avg Kevin « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Display Modes Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode Pesky Spyware Started by GiselleT^^ , Oct 25 2008 11:52 PM Please log in to reply 2 replies to this topic #1 GiselleT^^ GiselleT^^ Members 1 posts OFFLINE Local time:02:45 I've downloaded freeware Ad Aware and another program called Spybot: Search and Destroy.

please help. · actions · 2005-Jul-1 9:59 pm · John2gQui Tacet ConsentitPremium Memberjoin:2001-08-10England John2g Premium Member 2005-Jul-2 3:13 am »Security »I think my computer is infected or hijacked. So, even if it's time consuming, it's probably best to try out a few programs, eventually one seems to solve your problem. I think I've got this thing > called Download. You’ll also learn how to get the most out of Vista’s security features using authentication, Windows Defender, parent controls, security enhancements, firewall buttresses, wireless protections, encryption, and much more.

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Rule #2 We will not allow behavior contrary to reddiquette, e.g. In the meantime I've tried Superantispyware, but no success, found and removed a few tracking cookies and even two trojans, but the one above I'll try ad-aware maybe, but I'm beginning seems to be a common problem i've noticed. Trojan or pesky spyware??

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It may take a while to get a response but your log will be reviewed and answered as soon as possibleTo avoid confusion, I am closing this topic. What do I do? Since yesterday my machine seems to be infected with some very stubborn spyware. I am at a loss as to what to do.

No conditional (I will only giveaway if) giveaways. OK, enough ranting, here's the problem, hope someone can help: As per AVG's virus vault the virus name is "Not-A-Virus.Exploit.Win32.MS05013" The file name is: "klite_ath_cx[1].htm" I get loads of pop-ups, mostly Has to wait until tomorrow though, as my printer is not really working at the moment. It's not about the hardware in your rig, but the software in your heart!

If HelpBot replies, you MUST follow step 1 in its reply so we know you need help.Orange BlossomAn ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cureSpywareBlaster, WinPatrol Plus, ESET Smart Good luck with your log.Orange Blossom Help us help you. angelus View Public Profile Find More Posts by angelus 13-09-2008, 17:58 #2 slinky http://www.no2id.net Join Date: Aug 2001 Location: Just found out I'm living in Oceania, thanks Gordon Posts: Edited by nod32fen, 26 October 2008 - 10:04 AM.

It looks like it's got alot of built-in programs. It may take some time to complete so please be patient.When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Once you have made your post and are waiting, please DO NOT make another reply until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. angelus View Public Profile Find More Posts by angelus 13-09-2008, 18:30 #4 Chris Trusted User Join Date: Apr 2000 Posts: 2,305 Thanks: 5 Thanked 12 Times in 12 Posts

It uses a bug in an internet explorer control to install itself. I've > downloaded freeware Ad Aware and another program called > Spybot: Search and Destroy. What should I do? · actions · 2005-Jul-2 3:13 am · Forums → Software and Operating Systems → Security« AirPort Extreme Port Scan Results Help • Security Software Updates 01 Backfired.

Would it be beneficial to install ethernet before house sale? [HomeImprovement] by oldsam1312. You’ll find out how to use the fortress built into Vista to assess your risk, protect your kids, keep pfishers out of your bank account, and much more. Annoyed Kevin Guest Posts: n/a 04-07-2004, 01:48 PM Welcome to the wonderful world of browser hijackers. Joined: Oct 24, 2004 Messages: 23,668 Date Posted: Dec 30, 2009 #2 First of all, don't panic--it happens when you share your PC with computer-illiterate people.