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Good news on the AVG, I knew you would like it. Welcome to the PCGuide Forums!! Run the Panda online virus scan at http://www.pandasoftware.com/products/activescan.htm - Once you are on the Panda site click the Scan your PC button - A new window will open...click the Check Now Login - {2499216C-4BA5-11D5-BD9C-000103C116D5} - C:\PROGRAM FILES\YAHOO!\COMMON\YLOGIN.DLL O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Yahoo!

Then please reboot your computer in Safe Mode by doing the following: 1) Restart your computer 2) Just before the Windows starts to load, press F8. 3) Instead of Windows loading Reboot into safe mode (you get to the safe mode boot option by hitting the F8 key as your computer is starting up). You can do this by restarting your computer and continually tapping the F8 key until a menu appears. smitfraud is sitting on my desktop- do i needmto leave it there or can i delete it?

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  • I am running WIndows ME on a MicronPC AlkS14, Oct 22, 2005 #2 AlkS14 Techie7 New Member Virus Attack!
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AlkS14, Oct 22, 2005 #1 AlkS14 Techie7 New Member Re: Please Help! I hope I do this correctly.Was told to post the following log and you all would assist us in removing this spyware from our computer.Your help is GREATLY appreciated. This will create a text file. Do not delete anything yet, as most things HijackThis finds are harmless and needed.

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You found the friendliest gaming & tech geeks around. Please help me with virus C:\winstall.exe Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by betitsg, Dec 15, 2005. So as you can see i am in over my head and am inches away from re formating , is that my best option. Search - file:///C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common/ycsrch.htm O8 - Extra context menu item: Yahoo!

That will create a folder named New Folder, which you can rename to "HJT" or "HijackThis". http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/41778/help-wanted-please/ Thanks. Here is the log: Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 4:50:44 PM, on 10/22/2005 Platform: Windows ME (Win9x 4.90.3000) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\KERNEL32.DLL C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSGSRV32.EXE C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SPOOL32.EXE Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Double-click smitfraud.reg on your desktop. Also, I did not find spysherrif under Add/Remove Programs, but the "desktop" program is still there, and when I click on it, in "installs" the crackmaster.exe program. Under the "Hidden files and folders" heading, select "Show hidden files and folders". when i downloaded it through limewire, i also got a VIRUS.

Report Back to top Unread posts or replies No unread posts or replies Unread Posts (Read Only Forum) No Unread Posts (Read Only Forum) Forum Information Currently it is That spy sheriff trojan is still showing in your log. When ewido finds the first malicious object on your system, it will ask you if it should clean it. http://magicnewspaper.com/please-help/please-help-ied-exe-virus.html I Am New To Computers- How Do I Get Rid Of It?? "O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Windows installer] C:\winstall.exe" is not on the HJ log, so i cant fix it.

Now return to the Forum to reply to your original post. Last edited: Oct 22, 2005 Neal, Oct 22, 2005 #5 AlkS14 Techie7 New Member Re: Virus Attack! What is happening with your system now...

If you still have a SpySheriff background, you may still have the infection...

Typically there are two ... You're in good hands though. I would be severely in your debt and forever thankful! Close the program after you've verified this. - Open Norton and make sure that it has the most current virus definitions installed.

what should i do? O15 - Trusted Zone: http://www.hotmail.com O15 - Trusted Zone: http://www.paypal.com Again make sure all browser windows are closed and click FIX Now reboot into safe mode by tapping your F8 key AlkS14, Oct 23, 2005 #17 Neal Dedicated Member Re: Virus Attack! http://magicnewspaper.com/please-help/please-help-i-think-a-virus-hit-me-bad.html Its gets very far in the scan but then locks up.

I Am New To Computers- How Do I Get Rid Of It? (RESOLVED) Discussion in 'Spyware, Adware, Viruses and Malware Removal' started by AlkS14, Oct 22, 2005. Now put a check next to these: R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,(Default) = about:blank O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Windows installer] C:\winstall.exe Me personally would not have anything in the trusted sites zone like What does ... PLease tell me how I can get rid of this virus without wiping my hard drive clean, as I have many valuable programs and documents.

From the main ewido screen, click on update in the left menu, then click the Start update button. I Am New To Computers- How Do I Get Rid Of It?? as i read some of the previous treads i tried some of the remedies but to no avail.