I already told you that it didn't JUST scan the boot sector which is why it took so long. I thought they were installing an invisible toolbar without our knowledge, but I guess that wasn't the case. I have issues with it on my cell phone. I will talk to them tomorrow & in the meantime I'm doing a 3rd scan with ALL the folders checked off..
Your cache administrator is webmaster. Using the site is easy and fun. The others were malware I got from sites using Chrome. See 3rd SS.
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I've noticed the icon has disappeared a few times over the last few months. As I previously told you, I am not personally familiar with ESET Smart Security, but I would expect that if it did complete a full scan, the "Scanned" value would not Hope this helps. If you are not happy with it, then you should consider purchasing another anti-virus application.
Thank you and have a great day. The two logs that you sent me have this content: -
Regards, -Phil Member of the Unified Network of Instructors and Trusted EliminatorsProudly Supporting Bleeping Computer to Defend the Freedom of Speech Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register At first glance, a lot of the so called "threats" were programs in my downloads folder. My volume icon has disappeared. Resetting .EXE, .COM, & .BAT associations in the Windows Registry.
Regards, -Phil Member of the Unified Network of Instructors and Trusted EliminatorsProudly Supporting Bleeping Computer to Defend the Freedom of Speech Back to top #49 ep2002 ep2002 Topic Starter Members 321 Personally, I would contact ESET Tech Support to solicit their assistance as to what is going on, before going to all of the time and expense of replacing an anti-virus application. The RKill notepad never popped up, but I did find it on my desktop. 3. I am not sure that I understand your response.
As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Performing miscellaneous checks: * No issues found. Please refer to this page if you are not sure how. For some reason you aren't reading what I'm writing to you & I'm having to repeat myself about a few things Here's the scan details.
Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List Back to top #48 garioch7 garioch7 RCMP Veteran Malware Response Team 1,874 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Port Hood, Nova Scotia, Canada Local time:08:00 PM Posted 21 January 2017 - 02:04 PM It's not healthy for my HD to run the scan 3 days in a row so I'm just going to wait until you tell me what to do before I run
More information about boot sectors can be found at this link. Thanks Back to top #56 ep2002 ep2002 Topic Starter Members 321 posts ONLINE Gender:Female Location:Traveling around now to find my dream country Local time:07:00 PM Posted Today, 06:47 PM Hi Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Generated Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:32 GMT by s_hp79 (squid/3.5.20) ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.9/ Connection
Please try the request again. That said, ESET is reputed to be a very good product and it is a recommended anti-virus application here at Bleeping Computer. That raises thepossibility of a serious boot sector malware infection. For certain, it should not take seven hours to just scan one or more boot sectors.
I would prefer that you run the ESET Online scan I initially requested. Regards, -Phil Member of the Unified Network of Instructors and Trusted EliminatorsProudly Supporting Bleeping Computer to Defend the Freedom of Speech Back to top #55 ep2002 ep2002 Topic Starter Members 321 I merely conveyed to you that ESET is a recognized and well-regarded anti-virus product, used by some members of Bleeping Computer. Before running the ESET Online scan, please do the following: .
Here's the 2nd log file. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Generated Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:32 GMT by s_hp79 (squid/3.5.20) ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.8/ Connection This means that the tool has been successfully executed.
Please try the request again. He & I went thru the threats & removed what was a threat. Register now! A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Scan times would depend on the type of hard drives (SSD or mechanical) and how powerful your computer is, and what else is running as background processes while the ESET scan Here you can see these 2 SSs in 2 separate places which clearly shows the infected files & I think you are correct that only the boot (I don't even know I'm NOT new to computers. Please try the request again.
I thought I told you that as well. Regards, -Phil Member of the Unified Network of Instructors and Trusted EliminatorsProudly Supporting Bleeping Computer to Defend the Freedom of Speech Back to top #53 ep2002 ep2002 Topic Starter Members 321