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As requested, I will ask questions that come up as I proceed. Back to top #7 LDTate LDTate Forum God Root Admin 57,127 posts Posted 29 May 2005 - 08:29 PM Go Daddy Software Inc. Started by Zenith Boom , Mar 22 2005 12:22 AM Please log in to reply 7 replies to this topic #1 Zenith Boom Zenith Boom Member Members 31 posts Location:Memphis Posted Both Adaware and SpyBot didn't even detect this, but Yahoo!

For Windows 7/Vista, click Start button, go to Control Panel, go to Appearance and Personalization and click Folder Options. I run my antivirus program to scan and eliminate the threat but it seems like this infection still stay on my computer. Secondly, in my (C:\\ Windows) file, I notice a LARGE amount of the "empty" dll files that are 0kb and also created around the time when I was infected with the You seem to have some pretty good "gut instincts" as for what is suspect, but if both Norton and Stinger came up clean, I'd be fairly certain that you are free https://forums.techguy.org/threads/help-with-cws-homesearch-trojan.436786/

Click the System Restore tab. He has written several secure installation and configuration guides about Microsoft technologies that are used by network professionals. Please advise. Initially during a scan only this listed the HomeSearch variant as being present, after trying to fix it a couple of times, it finally went away supposedly, but the same problems

Once that's done, just hit the OK button. Then when an unauthorized program trying to access the internet, your security software will let you know and decide what to do. Take note the names and locations of any file it detects but fails to clean. * Turn off the real time scanner of any existing antivirus program while performing the online Click Exit.

Details showed the location at hkey_local_machine\system\currentcontrolset\enum\root\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY__11F*00DF*00E4*0006#*00B7*00BA*00C4*00D6`ITried to delete this manually through regedit, but it won't delete even in safe mode (with networking).I've run HijackThis. Copy the file to the folder containing you Spybot S&D program (normally C:\Program Files\Spybot - Search & Destroy). Logs will be closed if you haven't replied within 3 days If you would like to for the help you received. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.

Please save these instructions to a text file in Wordpad or print them out because we will be restarting in Safe Mode and you will have no Internet ConnectionDownload CWShredder.Save CWShredder.exe The link you provided for AboutBuster does not seem to work. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Click the OK button and it should exit.

In the File menu click "Exit" to exit Spybot Search & Destroy. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f100/cws-homesearch-about-blank-iefeats-72049.html I first ran both Ad-Aware and spybot and eliminated a number of things. Proud graduate of TC/WTT Classroom Back to top #4 copperfox3c copperfox3c New Member New Member 4 posts Posted 29 May 2005 - 01:28 PM Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved Open up the 'Ab LogFile.txt' (which was created in the same folder as AboutBuster) and post the log here.

If you open the malicious files sent by a friend whose account has been hacked, your PC will be infected. http://magicnewspaper.com/help-with/help-with-psw-x-vir-trojan.html Method2: Delete CWS.Homesearch manually with several steps. Run AboutBuster and click Begin Removal button. Close the program now.

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Back to top #7 Zenith Boom Zenith Boom Member Members 31 posts Location:Memphis Posted 25 March 2005 - 12:00 AM "load_v1ro.exe", No Idea what that one is, but unless your anti-spyware A clean computer is a happy computer, and thus a happy user. Back to top #6 murphy1959 murphy1959 Member Members 199 posts Location:Missouri, USA Posted 24 March 2005 - 08:22 PM Well Zenith Boom, Sounds like you got some pretty good advice from

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It can also block you to visit reputable websites to prevent you updating your Windows. Reach the Registry Editor. Tools->Open process manager. Note: There is no need to purchase Ewido.

Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? I'm going to just delete that. In fact, your computer will be easily infected with the Trojan if you download or install freeware or shareware from unsafe sources, open spam email attachments and visit malicious websites and http://magicnewspaper.com/help-with/help-with-trojan-r-bot-178-please.html Ad-aware Cloak Ad-aware Cloak 1.0 is designed to allow Ad-aware to open fully when there are items on the system which close Ad-aware when it attempts to start, such as some

Double click on Files and Folder Option. There was additional information available through Trend regarding how to remove the 1st 2 infections, I printed these out, but did not do anything other than the scan. Try to save the report. Checkmark/tick - "Ignore Safe System Info Streams" 2.

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