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CWShredder has been updated to circumvent this. It combined several hijacking methods, along with random redirections to porn pages, portals and even adult dialers.

The hijack covered most of IE, and a user was left to sit helplessly and Cleverness: 10/10 Manual removal difficulty: Involves some registry editing, and renaming the trojan file, restarting, and deleting it Identifying lines in HijackThis log: R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,SearchURL = http://www.nkvd.us/s.htm R1 - I have removed just about any suspicious dll or exe from the windows and system32 directory that was created after the last known installation date. have a peek here

It works invisible, changing links from Google search results to other pages. YAY!!Okay... Back to top #16 WinHelp2002 WinHelp2002 Taking back the Internet Retired Staff 5,365 posts Posted 26 November 2004 - 10:45 PM Due to the lack of feedback this Topic is closed.If The origin was in houston, tx.

CWS.Smartfinder Variant 29: CWS.Smartfinder - Turning over new stones Approx date first sighted: January 11, 2004 Log reference: http://forums.spywareinfo.com/index.php?showtopic=27673 Symptoms: IE hijacked to nkvd.us and smart-finder.biz, redirections to nkvd.us and smart-finder.biz hey check out my new pictures This is cool. Deleting GoogleMS.dll and reinstalling Windows Media Player fixes the hijack.

If it is a long explanation and you don't want the thread clogged email me at [email protected] if you get the chance. 0 Kudos Posted by johnd ‎08-06-2004 12:06 AM Valued CWS.Control.3: A mutation of this variant exists that uses random filenames and random startups. CWS.Oslogo Variant 3: CWS.OSLogo.bmp - Send in the affiliates Approx date first sighted: July 10, 2003 Log reference: http://forums.spywareinfo.com/index.php?showtopic=8210 Symptoms: Massive IE slowdowns Cleverness: 2/10 Manual removal difficulty: Involves some Registry CWS.Xplugin Variant 18: CWS.Xplugin - 'Helping' you search the web Approx date first sighted: November 11, 2003 Log reference: Not visible in HijackThis log!

Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Please do not feel as though you are becoming a nuisance or anything like that. I am confident we will have you clean in no time! Back to top #3 Grinler Grinler Lawrence Abrams Admin 42,756 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:USA Local time:06:16 PM Posted 28 October 2004 - 07:30 PM You are using an outdated version

Please post a fresh HijackThis log here so that I can post some instructions to clean up your system. Only a very small selection of spyware used this method of infection, and incorrect removal left a computer with a broken Internet connection that could not be fixed even by reinstalling CWS.Ctfmon32 Variant 10: CWS.Ctfmon32 - SlawSearch part II Approx date first sighted: September 22, 2003 Log reference: http://forums.spywareinfo.com/index.php?showtopic=11886 Symptoms: Start page and Search pages changed to www.slawsearch.com, 'Customize Search Assistant' closing All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.

CWS.Msoffice Variant 13: CWS.Msoffice - HTA exploit revisited Approx date first sighted: October 12, 2003 Log reference: http://forums.spywareinfo.com/index.php?showtopic=13362 Symptoms: Homepage changed to searchdot.net, hijack coming back after a reboot, slow scrolling Help! Thanks. 0 #30 admin Posted 11 October 2004 - 09:00 AM admin Founder Geek Administrator 24,505 posts Closing topic to prevent future hijackers. 0 Prev Page 2 of 2 1 2 Cleverness: 9/10 Manual removal difficulty: Involves lots of Registry editing, ini file editing and a process killer.

Cleverness: 9/10 Manual removal difficulty: Involves some Registry editing and lots of ini file editing. http://softsystechnologies.com/hijackthis-log/hijackthis-log-1dial-search-redirect.html This is after I have uninstalled the software.Pls. Check it out check this out, is this you? Killing the three BHOs and restoring the IE pages fixed this hijack.

CWS.Smartsearch.4: A mutation of this variant exists that hijacks to magicsearch.ws instead of smartsearch.ws, uses the startup 'MicrosoftWindows' and also drops the notepad32.exe Notepad hijacker like CWS.Smartsearch.3. Fix this item by checking it in HijackThis and selecting "Fix selected items". I'll provide the info here in case anyone wants to check for the same. http://softsystechnologies.com/hijackthis-log/hijackthis-log-search-assistant-etc.html Double click on the C:\ drive and then double-click on the "Program Files" folder.

If somone can get back with me, just so I know that Im in the loop, it would be greatly appreciated. I mean even in the registry HKCU/Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/Main,StartPage is the correct one! IOW, they log everywhere you go.


In the "Advanced settings" box, under the "Hidden files" folder, make sure "Show all files" is selected. Click once on this folder and press Delete on your keyboard to delete it. http://www.yahoo.com/pictures/bored.jpg rofl this is hilarious http://media.ebaumsworld.com/if_he_only_knew.wmv hehe :) i found this funny movie don't forget to watch this video http://media.ebaumsworld.com/videos/nerds.wmv damn this is weird lol http://pictures.msn.com/vib/f/current/soldier.jpg damn this looks just like Showing results for  Search instead for  Did you mean:  5,582,498 members 57 online now 1,768,755 discussions Xfinity Help and Support Forums > Internet > Anti-Virus Software & Internet Security > Hijackthis

the computer has noticeably slowed down too.If you run any program soon after booting and logging on then the computer slows down to a crawl. Now choose "apply to all folders" and click apply. Put your HijackThis.exe there, and double click to run it.Click 'Scan' button. http://softsystechnologies.com/hijackthis-log/hijackthis-log-yoog-search-virus.html Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates,

This will only partially remove CWS.Addclass though. In this case someone has come up with something new. CWS.Datanotary Variant 1: CWS.Datanotary - Introduction to Destruction Approx date first sighted: May 27, 2003 Log reference: http://forums.spywareinfo.com/index.php?showtopic=8661 Symptoms: Massive IE slowdown, especially when typing text into forms Cleverness: 9/10 Manual Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

In the window that pops up, select to save the file to the Desktop.