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I'll appreciate any help! this will prevent further infections too. Limit user privileges on the computer. Messenger (HKLM) O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Yahoo!

Then save the Chktrust.exe file to the root of C as well.(Step 3 to assume that both the removal tool and Chktrust.exe are in the root of the C drive.)Click Start The worm uses the eight different vulnerabilities in different ways, but the goal of the worm is consistent: it always attempts to copy and run on the remote machine.   Win32/Gaobot remember to disable system restore, before going on with the removal. Protect yourself against social engineering attacks.

hel 2004-05-17 22:42:23 UTC PermalinkRaw Message thanks sadie you were a big help-----Original Message-----Hello,It is doubtful whether you will be able to connect toSymantec,but,just incase,here is the technicalhttp://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/w32.hllw.gaobot.gen.htmlDisable system restore before Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). Anyone else with a similar problem please start a "New Thread". HijackThis log included.

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... mobo, May 1, 2004 #2 KMInfinity Thread Starter Joined: Aug 7, 2003 Messages: 61 I think both are in System32 folder? ( I also now have the SasserB worm now, it If you are using Daylight Saving time, the displayed time will be exactly one hour earlier. Disable or password-protect file sharing, or set the shared files to Read Only, before reconnecting the computers to the network or to the Internet.

FT Server""C:\Program Files\Free Music Zilla\FMZilla.exe"="C:\Program Files\Free Music Zilla\FMZilla.exe:*:Enabled:FMZilla Module""C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe"="C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe:*:Enabled:Bonjour""C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunes.exe"="C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunes.exe:*:Enabled:iTunes""C:\Program Files\Canon\DIAS\CnxDIAS.exe"="C:\Program Files\Canon\DIAS\CnxDIAS.exe:*:Enabled:Canon Driver Information Assist Service"[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\system\currentcontrolset\services\sharedaccess\parameters\firewallpolicy\domainprofile\authorizedapplications\list]"%windir%\system32\sessmgr.exe"="%windir%\system32\sessmgr.exe:*:enabled:@xpsp2res.dll,-22019""%windir%\Network Diagnostic\xpnetdiag.exe"="%windir%\Network Diagnostic\ microsoft.public.scripting.virus.discussion Discussion: virus prob, need help wtih getting rid of I lost all username & passwords to all my forums and sites, but got rid of the virus. (Kept hard copy details of my usernames and password so nothing was lost.) Just Could the virus or worm prevent me from accessing a specific site such as this? Panda Software offers a free removal tool, which would remove > GAOBOT.S. > > This appears to be the only variation of gaobot in their database.

Top Threat behavior When Win32/Gaobot is run, it copies itself to either the Windows or System directories. I need Gaobot removal tool A.D.A. Please help! I lost all username & passwords to all my forums and sites, but got rid of the virus. (Kept hard copy details of my usernames and password so nothing was lost.) Just

mdturner Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 11-Apr-2008 Posts: 4,658 Solutions: 154 Kudos: 1,081 Kudos0 Re: Need help to remove W32 Gaobot worm Posted: 17-Nov-2009 | 2:51AM • Permalink Hi Trainer The gaobot However, on the 1st run of the Fix Gaobot Tool I disabled systems restore as stated in shortcut; (to the tee follwed instruc.) http://www.symantec.com/security_response/writeup.jsp?docid=2004-040212-0834-99&tabid=3 This did not work as 15 minutes later Staff Online Now wannabeageek Malware Specialist Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Security & Malware Removal > Virus & Other Malware Removal > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums I then shut down.

Loading... Thanks again guys - keep it up as your forum and info is very valueable to people like me that is a complete novice to the tech world of pc / 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 Jump Would this be an appropriate tool for "ao" and "gen"?

I then shut down. Guest Posts: n/a 16-01-2004, 09:02 AM My computer's been infected by Gaobot.AO, there are 3 files: W32.HLLW.Gaobot.AO in, I think, "svhost.exe" (it could have been svchost, I'm not sure) Also the fact that I remember being told, From Symantec that a lot of the time the fix / removal tools are not kept up to date for new variants, unless How to turn on the Windows Firewall in Windows 7 How to turn on the Windows Firewall in Windows Vista How to turn on the Windows firewall in Windows XP Get the

Several functions may not work. It will be interesting, because of the fact it's Vista etc. What to do now To detect and remove this threat and other malicious software that may be installed on your computer, run a full-system scan with an appropriate, up-to-date, security solution.

I have also checked other files in the area for a "Generic Service Process", bit has not picked up details.

Use caution when clicking on links to webpages Exercise caution with links to webpages that you receive from unknown sources, especially if the links are to a webpage that you are not familiar This will let the tool alter the registry. I missed that. Contact Us - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top Sign in AccountManage my profileView sample submissionsHelpMalware Protection CenterSearchMenuSearch Malware Protection Center Search Microsoft.com Search the Web AccountAccountManage my profileView sample submissionsHelpHomeSecurity

Use strong passwords. For more information, see 'The risks of obtaining and using pirated software'. Triple6 replied Feb 13, 2017 at 10:45 PM Loading... If so then disable system restore then reboot and reenable it.

Symantec gives detailed instructions on removing GAOBOT.AO, which is > > fine, but what about GAOBOT.GEN? it is no good removing viruses etc, with out putting some defences on to stop them coming back. Thread Tools Display Modes Help! To help protect you from infection, you should always run antivirus software, such as Microsoft Security Essentials, that is updated with the latest signature files.

ada A.D.A. Did it by any chance report that it may be in the system volume folder ? Once access is achieved, the worm copies itself and creates a task on the target machine to run the copy.   Some variants of the worm terminate security products, based on If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. [Solved] HiJackThis Log - need help with w32.Gaobot Virus Discussion in 'Virus &

If you need it reopened please PM me or one of the other mods. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Many thanks. This may not include all the folders on the remote computer, which can lead to missed detections.If a viral file is detected on the mapped drive, the removal will fail if

KMInfinity, May 3, 2004 #3 mobo Joined: Feb 23, 2003 Messages: 16,273 Reboot into safe mode and delete:C:\WINDOWS\avserve2.exe Then post a fresh hijack log. Symantec gives detailed instructions on removing GAOBOT.AO, which is > fine, but what about GAOBOT.GEN? I'm here using a different computer. The tool displays results similar to the following:Total number of the scanned filesNumber of deleted filesNumber of repaired filesNumber of terminated viral processesNumber of fixed registry entriesWhat the tool doesThe Removal

Skip to main content Norton.com Norton Community Home Forums Blogs Search HelpWelcome Message FAQs Search Tips Participation Guidelines Terms and Conditions MenuUserLog in Sign up English简体中文 Français Deutsch 日本語 Português Español Prevention Take the following steps to help prevent infection on your computer: Enable a firewall on your computer. For more information, read the Microsoft knowledge base article: XADM: Do Not Back Up or Scan Exchange 2000 Drive M (Article 298924).Follow these steps to download and run the tool:Download the Using the site is easy and fun.

Here's my log file:Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 10:22:33 AM, on 11/11/2008Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16735)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exeC:\Program Files\Common