I tried again with FileAssassin a few times after I realised this, but no dice. How stupid is that? I don't know how this thing is supposed to work, but you would think that something that claims to be designed for this specific purpose would at least detect it. It was not an easy task, except in the end, once I began to understood how it worked. http://softmem.com/general/tojan-swizzer.html
I was more impressed with Malwarebytes than Webroot, and will consider a paid license when my Webroot one expires. To detect and remove this threat and other malicious software that may have been installed, run a full-system scan with an up-to-date antivirus product such as the Microsoft Safety Scanner (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=212742). I downloaded this package, and updated the definitions, from here -- http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php The first problem was that the software refused to run at all. Here are some recommendations'. http://www.microsoft.com/security/portal/threat/encyclopedia/entry.aspx?Name=TrojanDropper:Win32/Vundo.H
I felt optimistic. Run the removal tool again to ensure that the system is clean. It, or another component of the malware, in various order, created the NNNNNNNN directory referenced above, ran that .bat file, created some dlls and an exe in the C\windows\system32 directory, and
I am a free lancer who likes to write about stuff. Anyway, the regeneration was now complete, and while I knew when and which process was responsible, what was I going to do about it? HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\b83d722c (Trojan.Vundo.H) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully. How do I get help?
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ijavakiy.ini (Trojan.Vundo.H) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully. How do I get help? Disinfection will probably require the use of more powerful tools than we recommend in this forum. I selected deny, but the popups would not go away.
One of the principles of security is, that on a compromised system, you can't assume normal causes, or that any of your usual premises are in place. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Registry Data Items Infected: (No malicious items detected) Folders Infected: (No malicious items detected) Files Infected: (No malicious items detected) It says quarantined and deleted succesfully but it just keeps coming Digital signature For security purposes, the removal tool is digitally signed.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ShellServiceObjectDelayLoad\ssodl (Trojan.Vundo.H) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully. http://www.mapsurfer.com/articles/vundo.html As did the pop-ups, at some point later. Sometimes gives a "Run a DLL as an APP" error when some of the randomly named DLLs have been deleted. The purpose of this article is to detail my experience, what I did, what I learned about the pest, etc., so that removing the next virus is easier, and so that