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Read SpywareShooter's guide here However, let check me see the log from Spybot just to make sure. Back to top #3 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,716 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:02:52 AM Posted 06 August 2011 - 10:39 AM Moved to AII for a closer It first appeared in May 2003. Password Register FAQ Calendar Today's Posts Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... navigate to this website

Scanned at: 12:49:34 AM on: 2/3/2005 -- Scan 1 --------------------------- About:Buster Version 3.0 Reference List : 15 ADS not scanned System(FAT) Removed 2 Random Key Entries Attempted Clean Of Temp folder. View the last report where Spybot found Googlems and see exactly what it identified as Googlems. Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Menu - Home - Help! Variant 2: CWS.Bootconf - Evolution Approx date first sighted: July 6, 2003 Log reference: http://forums.spywareinfo.com/index.php?showtopic=7821 Symptoms: Massive IE slowdown, illegible URLs ie IE Options, redirections when mistyping URLs, startpage & search

However, it is 3 years old now but because I didn't have a place to operate the PC for about a year I don't have a good recollection of how it Approx date first sighted: November 1, 2003 Log reference: http://forums.spywareinfo.com/index.php?showtopic=16643 Symptoms: IE pages changed to http://www.idgsearch.com/, hijack reinstalled on reboot and when running Windows Media Player. If we ask you to fix a program that you use or want to keep, please post back saying that (we don't know every program that exists, so we may tell

If so, how do you know when it's real? The hijack installed a stylesheet that used a flaw in Internet Explorer and allowed a .css stylesheet file to execute Javascript code. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of data and cookies.Tell me more | Cookie Preferences Partially Powered By Products Found At Lampwrights.com Jump to content Thus, a command prompt is needed to be able to see and delete the file.

Identifying lines in HijackThis log: R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,SearchURL = http://acc.count-all.com/--/?oaoca (obfuscated) R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://acc.count-all.com/--- /?oaoca (obfuscated) R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://acc.count-all.com/-- /?oaoca (obfuscated) F1 Goto C:\Documents and Settings\your username\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files, and delete the folder of ContentIE 7. I also ran XCleaner and Cleanup and updated my Symantec antivirus and this morning Spybot said there were no threats found. http://newwikipost.org/topic/oPgzGsxrcTZI77DmZRtu8JHa3M1uls5L/Trojangaobot-ao-coolwwwsearch-smartsearch-Infection-Please-Help.html So i don't know how to get rid of those....

If any program says you have malware and it cannot be deleted, you need to post the log here, so that we can see what the problem is. Users started reporting that when they went to Google, Yahoo or Altavista to search for something, popups appeared that (most of the time) advertised bogus 'enhanced results'. Identifying lines in HijackThis log: R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://www.searchdot.net R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.searchdot.net R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://www.searchdot.net R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,CustomizeSearch = http://www.searchdot.net Join our community for more solutions or to ask questions.

Copy and paste only the part of the report dealing with Googlems and we will see if it really is a problem, it could just be a tracking cookie or an However, this BHO file also contains the first file and probably puts it back when it is deleted. That's it. What do I do? 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected?

We also started to see some pages which seemed affiliates of CWS since almost all their links led to www.coolwebsearch.com. Now where do i look for the log for spybot S&D, i went into the folder but i can not see any logs? Followed Crockett's instructions and here is the fresh logfile. Install it, run CleanUp!

This is normal with the recent behavior of the computer. In this version, the IE homepage and search pages are changed to fastwebfinder.com. The variant is always accompanies by a hijack to madfinder.com. Crockett, did you see my attachment a couple of posts up, is that the info you're looking for? __________________ Jan View Public Profile Find all posts by Jan Page 1 of

Thanks for any help. 0 Comment Question by:scottie_24 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/21239061/Very-very-stubborn-spyware-first-sign-was-About-Blank-homepage.htmlcopy LVL 95 Active today Best Solution byLee W, MVP Yes, sorry if I wasn't clear - I meant Wipe Say hello! Select Run a full system scan, select all three options under full system scan.

Thanks once again Trogan "Urr Simply the best baby & Keebs cause he fixed my folding sig", if the below looks good to you then you can file this one away.

The smallest one quicken.exe downloaded and ran the second one editpad.exe (like CWS.Aff.Iedll does) and hijacked IE to therealsearch.com, as well as setting themselves to run at startup. Have it check your drive for errors, make sure you select both options (it will do the check on your next reboot). Reboot into Safe Mode (hit F8 key until menu shows up). Back to top #3 a4960 a4960 Member Full Member 7 posts Posted 13 April 2005 - 09:45 AM Hi a4960, welcome to the forums.Sorry it has taken so long to get

Back to top #10 jw50 jw50 Forum Deity Retired Staff 18,969 posts Posted 18 April 2005 - 01:38 PM There are a couple of things you can do to see if You can also do the defrag from the Tools tab or from System Tools. Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Windows I'm unsure about the video cards but I believe they are some type of nVidia.