I downloaded it, but I don't know how to read the log. You aren't suppose to know how to read the Hijackthis log- that's my job. Note that> some trojans will not necessarily respect this process and may start anyway.> > Also, get ccleaner: www.ccleaner.com and let it delete all temporary files> and temporary internet files. TechSpot is a registered trademark. have a peek here
If you don't need them to run at startup, delete them and if the "...system32\cmd.exe" is listed there, remove it as well.Checking for it at the locations below might help as And I have to admit they made nice puzzles. However when I go to msconfig, I see two c:\windows\system... Most of the icons on the desktop have changed to the generic I don't know what you are icon and no applications will run including Internet Explorer except the virus program
Give it a try and then write to me. AnonymousSep 10, 2005, 10:25 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?)Again Patrick and Frank thanks for your post. It doesnt have any real hits on Google. However, HiJack This does> > require a greater degree of knowledge to use effectively.> >> > Also, the online virus and spyware scan at TrendMicro -> > http://housecall.trendmicro.com/ can do a
Here is the log: Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2 Scan saved at 2:55:09 PM, on 3/4/2010 Platform: Windows Vista SP2 (WinNT 6.00.1906) MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18882) Boot mode: Normal Dr. It took a while to find out how this variant works, since it doesn't use any of the standard locations. Cleverness: 7/10 Manual removal difficulty: Involves some Registry editing, and reinstalling Windows Media Player Identifying lines in HijackThis log: R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://www.idgsearch.com/ R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page
Look through each entry to find what it is that is that's>> loading. I'm serious. *Yawn* Variant 22: CWS.Msconfd - Finally using rundll32 Approx date first sighted: November 26, 2003 Log reference: none, local test Symptoms: IE pages being changed to webcoolsearch.com, bogus error If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). My computer shows up as virus/malware free.
Some users even reported being unable to download CWShredder because the links at the bottom of this article were altered to point to porn sites. You have mentioned that you have the problem still. After the scan, consider running a Full scan with Malwarebytes Antimalware.. Luckily these two processes didn't behave like that.
by R. Affiliate variant: Madfinder - Kinda like ClientMan Approx date first sighted: October 15, 2003 Log reference: http://forums.spywareinfo.com/index.php?showtopic=14977 Symptoms: IE homepage changed to madfinder.com, BHO with filename 'BrowserHelper.dll', hijack returning on reboot, Ask ! Widgets\Widgets\YahooWidgetEngine.exe"(c) O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [c3e285a6.exe] C:\WINDOWS\system32\c3e285a6.exe* I have no intentions to meddle up with your decisions but, Transformation Packs can make your PC slow & it modifies certain System Files..(3) For
I tried the solutions you suggested but in none of the places you mentioned, namely the startup tab under System Configuration or two HKey folders in the registry editor under ...\CurrentVersion\Run navigate here You'll find that some thingsreload or similar things take their place. Are you still using Yapta? How did it get onto my system?
When the System Configuration Tool loads, click on the "Startup" tab, then see if " c:\WINDOWS\system32\cmd.exe" is listed there.. And when you answer my questions, I'll decide where to go from there. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases http://softsystechnologies.com/hijackthis-log/hijackthis-log-slow-startup.html The Service below is Related to Dell computers/printers.
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 and Just reboot to see that cmd.exe box appearing has gone. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.
This is my Hijackthis log. Potentially the longest thread in... Variant 11: CWS.Tapicfg - Msinfo part 2 Approx date first sighted: September 21, 2003 Log reference: http://boards.cexx.org/viewtopic.php?t=2075 Symptoms: Slow scrolling in IE, redirections to luckysearch.net, hijack returning on reboot, info32.exe errors. If> > > > you're unsure, remove the checkmarks from everything and restart, and> turn> > > things on one at a time to identify what it is that's loading.
It will be your best interest..When finished, it shall produce a log for you. It is only displayed here because it has been sighted together with other CWS variants on very numerous occasions. You'll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, viruses, security, as well as networks and the Internet.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators Question System32\cmd.exe Runs on Startup by caseycoughlin this contact form I installed some cleaningsoftware like ace utilities, winaso registry optimizer, xp smoker pro, etcI dont think this is the cause but im still trying to figure out whatscausingthe blank message during
How to know the kind of entries in the default winsock is not the concern. No other variants modify or delete system files, but this one seems to. Cleverness: 5/10 Manual removal difficulty: Involves a process killer and lots of Registry editing. You'll find that somethings> > reload or similar things take their place.
uploaded HiJackThis file too first message. Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Deleting GoogleMS.dll and reinstalling Windows Media Player fixes the hijack. I am concerning only about the flashing of cmd exe.