i removed them and things are a ok except the "about blank" problem ive followed the avie and posted the results of tthe scan under my originall help , thanks for Ask MetaFilter is where thousands of life's little questions are answered. Post fresh hijackthis log please. Using IE is setting yourself up for failure. http://softsystechnologies.com/home-page/home-page-stuck-at-en-v9-com.html
I went to http://www.spywareinfo.com/, they helped me clear up everything. Happy Scuzz Date: 2005-03-01Name: TakisComment: Go to http://www.securiteam.com/securityreviews/5RP0L0UD5U.html, those guys have the answer,u'll have a brand new pc. Click 'Save log' button. Now do the search. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/90067/home-page-about-blank-can-install-sypbot-ad-aware-or-ewido/
HKCU means HKEY_CURRENT_USER. These apps are all free and have proved extremely potent at keeping virii off my machine, and they're also easy to keep updated. Good Luck.posted by seanyboy at 10:45 AM on March 16, 2005 What gaby said.
Date: 2005-02-20Name: grace97Comment: I purchased about blank remover for $24.95 from http://www.aboutblankremover.com/ It didn't work: The very next time I opened my browser there was About Blank again. Please use them so that others may benefit from your questions and the responses you receive.OldTimer Back to top Back to Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs 1 user(s) are I say hang, draw and quarter the bastards. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - ok, some I don't understand.
And there were many! Then i found out the nabanib.dll that was causing it all, simply renamed & bingo !! In the "containing text" option write your unique word, eg "hydrocodone". They will also tell you what ELSE to do to eradicate this malicious and persistent pest from your machine.
If I find out how wrote this thing I want to sue.. Date: 2005-01-18Name: RikComment: I tried ad aware, hijackthis, spybot, cwshredder, and more - all to no avail. so its fine, i recommend just downloading CWshreddar again and trying it! Date: 2004-12-13Name: HappyComment: CWShredder is the way to go!
ive tried EVERYTHING, the only way to rid yourself is to reformat your hard drive. http://www.favreau.info/misc/cache-about-blank/cache-about-blank.php The about blank removal program removes hundreds of variants of spyware, adware, malware, as well as about:blank spyware. You can also clean this manually using other utilities if CWShredder didn't work. Im not gonna get raped again by comcast for cable Hi Speed.
Date: 2004-09-04Name: SutherlandComment: I can't guarantee this solution will work for everyone but it certainly worked for me. http://softsystechnologies.com/home-page/home-page-changed-to-softwarereferral-com.html Copy and paste the content of 'hijackthis.log' and post the log file in any forums that offers HijackThis analysis.'Is it that you can't find My Computer? Once I found it, I right-clicked on that line and opened up a new, small box. Please do not do anything else to the computer in the meantime as that will make the job much more difficult.
Anyway, I read somewhere that the bug lives in files with extension ".dll". With a little bit of luck the outcom might be that Internet-providers would be legally forced to add filters to their main servers so that filth like "about:blank" could never in Start Regedit, search for Internet ExplorerMain to see if your home page is still there. navigate here It will show you a logfile.
This is a very devious type of malware and requires a specific handling. April 5, 2012 Create Hotspot Forced Homepage March 23, 2010 about:blank causes explorer to crash December 14, 2005 Tags homepage hijack about:blank Share Twitter Facebook
Close Regedit. I have a friend who sells computers and he had to fix this virus/malware for many clients, so after using many free anti-spywares normally found on the internet, only CWShredder seemed Former Microsoft MVP Windows-Security 2005-2009 If we have helped you please consider a donation Thank You Back to top djthugNewbieJoined: 08 Jul 2006Last Visit: 10 Jul 2006Posts: 3 Posted: Sat Jul Date: 2004-06-29Name: MikeComment: Guess im the first to reply.
I got them the first time thats how I found I had bugs but after that when I try I get shut down. I am writting this from work as it is my home pc that has the problem . Please post any questions you have. his comment is here and you know what?
don't use internect explorer anymore.... Date: 2004-08-05Name: relievedComment: I went to http://www.akadia.com/services/about_blank_virus.html and followed directions for steps 1 & 2. (I found this search after doing a "about:blank" search on Microsoft's home page and reading an But finally, I'm free of all problems. And also the Adware SE Personel.Neither will open.I can try to scan again with one of them and then send what I have if necessary.Thanks Flag Permalink This was helpful (0)
Date: 2005-02-13Name: mr mcmahonComment: 2 words for the filth who made about blank bastard,bastard If I ever find this cunt I will tie his ankles together and strap him to a Sammy Jo Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Symantec would not download by Sammy_Jo / December 17, 2005 8:38 PM PST In reply to: Hi Sammy_Jo.. If nothing is detected or the problem persists download and run about blank remover program. Mail Scanner - Unknown owner - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashMaiSv.exe" /service (file missing)O23 - Service: avast!
This worked for me so far. Date: 2004-07-14Name: Thankful Work-o-holicComment: Thanks, CWShredder did the job and finally I can get back to work.