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Yet Another 'cannot Find File:///c:/windows/privacy_danger/index.htm' Hijacking

When updating, she noticed that files were placed in a black screen (dos?) Could this have been something to do with this problem? RE: Continuation of list of Infections by Wakenaam Wakenaam Oct 8, 2008 6:24 PM (in response to Vinod R) Sorry guys, false alarm. See here for more. Widget Engine.lnk - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Widgets\YahooWidgetEngine.exe [2007-07-20 11:57:16] [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\curr entversion\policies\system] "InstallVisualStyle"=C:\WINDOWS\Resources\Themes\R oyale\Royale.msstyles "InstallTheme"=C:\WINDOWS\Resources\Themes\Royale. Source

Open the SmitfraudFix folder and double-click smitfraudfix.cmd Select option #1 - Search by typing 1 and press "Enter"; a text file will appear, which lists infected files (if present). Simply press any key on your keyboard to get to the next screen.You will now see a menu as shown in the image below. Oh and also 3 shortcut icons on my desktop show up called Spyware & Malware Protection, Privacy Protector, and Error Cleaner. This applies only to the original topic starter.

Using this tool incorrectly could render your system/pc inoperable.Now download Combofix by sUBs and save to your desktop.Alternative Combofix download link HERE.Note It is important that it is saved directly to Logs will be closed if you haven't replied within 3 days If you would like to for the help you received. How did Clam get by it? Then equally mysteriously it will start crashing again usually within 24 hours (independently of reboots or lack of reboots) but the large majority of the time the problem is there.3.

C:\Documents and Settings\08963\Local Settings\Temp\BIT50A.tmp (Trojan.Fakealert) -> No action taken. Please do this: It would be a good idea to print out these instructions, or copy them to a NotePad file for reading while in Safe Mode, because you will not Okay, thanks...lessee, do you have this file by any chance?: C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\tdssserv.sys -delete it. O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [iTunesHelper] "C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe" O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [aivReminder] C:\Program Files\AIV Reminder\aivreminder.exe O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [GONG!] C:\Program Files\Gong\GONG.exe O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [ctfmon.exe] C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [MSMSGS] "C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe" /background

If that happened we want to know and what process you had to end. The problem started occurring less than 6 weeks after I bought the laptop in August 2007. I could not get into Safe mode but goes into memory dump. Can't connect to Internet too.

If you opened them at a time interval of a multiple of 5 minutes you will get 2 crashes at the same time every 5 minutes.5. There may be others like this: C:\Windows\System32\tdsss?.dll ..where the ? What happens if you dl the file using another computer to a thumbdrive, drag it onto your desktop and then dclick the icon there? C:\Documents and Settings\08963\Local Settings\Temp\BITE15.tmp (Trojan.Fakealert) -> No action taken.

Please post the "C:\ComboFix.txt" along with a new HijackThis log for further review ****Note: Do not mouseclick combofix's window while it's running. Join the ClassRoom and learn how. HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0b682cc1-fb40-4006-a5dd-99edd3c9095d} (Fake.Dropped.Malware) -> Delete on reboot. Did Combofix not work?

Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. http://popupjammer.com/yet-another/yet-another-windows-error-message.html Check the box that says: "Accept License Agreement".5. After the second scan, the Malwarebytes did not find anything. It's always possible that this is just a sys problem...

Restart the pc in normal mode. C:\WINDOWS\system32\wwtgedce.ini (Trojan.Vundo) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully. let me know 1 Featured Reply gerbil 216 8 Years Ago You're doing fine. have a peek here HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\aoprndtws (Malware.Trace) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

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Edited by jharv, 23 December 2007 - 03:00 PM.

Have something to contribute to this discussion? C:\WINDOWS\system32\hxiwlgpm.exe (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. C:\WINDOWS\zipped.tmp (Fake.Dropped.Malware) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

You are the best. Restart the pc in normal mode. Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2 Scan saved at 8:57:59 PM, on 12/22/2007 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180) Boot mode: Normal Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe http://popupjammer.com/yet-another/yet-another-home-page-hijacking.html The logs are:Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.28Database version: 1240Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 210/7/2008 1:03:13 PMmbam-log-2008-10-07 (13-03-13).txtScan type: Full Scan (C:\|)Objects scanned: 93012Time elapsed: 18 minute(s), 46 second(s)Memory Processes Infected: 0Memory Modules Infected: 0Registry