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Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. 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. Here's a HJT log. Treat with extreme care.O22 - SharedTaskSchedulerWhat it looks like: O22 - SharedTaskScheduler: (no name) - {3F143C3A-1457-6CCA-03A7-7AA23B61E40F} - c:\windows\system32\mtwirl32.dll What to do:This is an undocumented autorun for Windows NT/2000/XP only, which is

Spyware removal software such as Adaware or Spybot S&D do a good job of detecting and removing most spyware programs, but some spyware and browser hijackers are too insidious for even BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative post of SpyHunter. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Experts who know what to look for can then help you analyze the log data and advise you on which items to remove and which ones to leave alone.

The HijackThis web site also has a comprehensive listing of sites and forums that can help you out. Thread Tools Search this Thread 09-28-2004, 08:51 PM #1 threekoins Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2004 Posts: 7 OS: Win XP To Whom It May Concern: I did what The second part of the line is the owner of the file at the end, as seen in the file's properties.Note that fixing an O23 item will only stop the service Advertisement Recent Posts A-Z different places of the world poochee replied Jan 24, 2017 at 6:42 PM ABC of double letters #7 poochee replied Jan 24, 2017 at 6:41 PM Retrieving

O15 - Unwanted sites in Trusted ZoneWhat it looks like: O15 - Trusted Zone: http://free.aol.comO15 - Trusted Zone: *.coolwebsearch.comO15 - Trusted Zone: *.msn.comWhat to do:Most of the time only AOL and Companion BHO - {13F537F0-AF09-11d6-9029-0002B31F9E59} - C:\PROGRAM FILES\YAHOO!\COMPANION\YCOMP5_0_2_4.DLLO2 - BHO: (no name) - {1A214F62-47A7-4CA3-9D00-95A3965A8B4A} - C:\PROGRAM FILES\POPUP ELIMINATOR\AUTODISPLAY401.DLL (file missing)O2 - BHO: MediaLoads Enhanced - {85A702BA-EA8F-4B83-AA07-07A5186ACD7E} - C:\PROGRAM FILES\MEDIALOADS ENHANCED\ME1.DLLWhat to do:If In HijackThis 1.99.1 or higher, the button 'Delete NT Service' in the Misc Tools section can be used for this. Messenger - {E5D12C4E-7B4F-11D3-B5C9-0050045C3C96} - C:\PROGRA~1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\YPager.exe O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Windows Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe O14 - IERESET.INF: START_PAGE_URL=http://www.sony.com/vaiopeople

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Only OnFlow adds a plugin here that you don't want (.ofb).O13 - IE DefaultPrefix hijackWhat it looks like: O13 - DefaultPrefix: http://www.pixpox.com/cgi-bin/click.pl?url=O13 - WWW Prefix: http://prolivation.com/cgi-bin/r.cgi?O13 - WWW. It is almost guaranteed that some of the items in your HijackThis logs will be legitimate software and removing those items may adversely impact your system or render it completely inoperable. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? Secure] C:\Program Files\Easy Desk Utilities\PCSecure\Pcsecure.exe Silent O4 - Startup: MRU-Blaster Silent Clean.lnk = C:\Program Files\MRU-Blaster\mrublaster.exe O6 - HKCU\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Control Panel present O9 - Extra button: (no name) - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\Program

If the name or URL contains words like 'dialer', 'casino', 'free_plugin' etc, definitely fix it. The full name is usually important-sounding, like 'Network Security Service', 'Workstation Logon Service' or 'Remote Procedure Call Helper', but the internal name (between brackets) is a string of garbage, like 'Ort'. Loaded Spyware Blaster 3.1 and turned on protection for Active X based spyware and restricted sites. Once that is done post back your HJT log and we'll diagnose it.

I then ran Spybot S&D and removed another 21. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? So far only CWS.Smartfinder uses it. Get 3, if not 4.

BlazeFind Bridge / Cool Web Search / HJT Log Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by luteplayers, Jul 15, 2004. Using HijackThis is a lot like editing the Windows Registry yourself. O5 - IE Options not visible in Control PanelWhat it looks like: O5 - control.ini: inetcpl.cpl=noWhat to do:Unless you or your system administrator have knowingly hidden the icon from Control Panel, BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative post of SpyHunter.

If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine.  If you have not done so, include a clear description of Logfile of HijackThis v1.98.2 Scan saved at 6:51:15 PM, on 9/28/2004 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe No, create an account now.

Very few legitimate programs use it (Norton CleanSweep uses APITRAP.DLL), most often it is used by trojans or agressive browser hijackers.In case of a 'hidden' DLL loading from this Registry value

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I can't get rid of CoolWebSearch.... If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. I've run CWS in safe mode, tried everything I can think of (Spybot S&D, AdAware, I even have TeaTimer running) and it still gets around me! HijackThis uses a whitelist of several very common SSODL items, so whenever an item is displayed in the log it is unknown and possibly malicious.

Already have an account? Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Security & Malware Removal > Virus & Other Malware Removal > Computer problem? You can always have HijackThis fix these, unless you knowingly put those lines in your Hosts file.The last item sometimes occurs on Windows 2000/XP with a Coolwebsearch infection. Also, se.dll is being installed along with CWS, which actually gives me popups along with CWS's normal browser hijack.

It seems that I spend all of my spare time fixing friends computers infected with this crap just so they can actually use their computers online. For the 'NameServer' (DNS servers) entries, Google for the IP or IPs and it will be easy to see if they are good or bad.O18 - Extra protocols and protocol hijackersWhat It will be much easier than telling you to get rid of certain things that the other programs will do on their own. Annoying.

Addition tools you may want to use are: BHO Captor: http://www.snapfiles.com/get/bho.html Autoruns: http://www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/freeware/autoruns.shtml Make sure you're using the latest versions of ALL your tools. Chat - http://us.chat1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com.../c381/chat.cab O16 - DPF: {02BF25D5-8C17-4B23-BC80-D3488ABDDC6B} (QuickTime Object) - http://www.apple.com/qtactivex/qtplugin.cab O16 - DPF: {166B1BCA-3F9C-11CF-8075-444553540000} (Shockwave ActiveX Control) - http://download.macromedia.com/pub/s...irector/sw.cab O16 - DPF: {1D4DB7D2-6EC9-47A3-BD87-1E41684E07BB} - http://ak.imgfarm.com/images/nocache...tup1.0.0.6.cab O16 - DPF: {2B323CD9-50E3-11D3-9466-00A0C9700498} (Yahoo! A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. O7 - Regedit access restricted by AdministratorWhat it looks like:O7 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System, DisableRegedit=1What to do:Always have HijackThis fix this, unless your system administrator has put this restriction into place.O8 - Extra