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Ran Combofix And It Deletes System32\system Folder. Should I Worry?

Last edited: Dec 21, 2007 msidea, Dec 21, 2007 #16 chaslang MajorGeeks Admin - Master Malware Expert Staff Member msidea said: ↑ Well, I propose a truce. Use notepad to open the log file, and paste the content of the log into the private message. Now click the 'Done' button. Do you still have the previous (normal) image of the OS to reinstall? check over here

If you've already dumped it, make sure that all of the Windows security patches are done prior to any reinstallations in the hopes that it gets picked up before you spend True, I'm not looking forward to the reinstall but, as Compumind indicated, I am working with a spare drive so things could be a lot worse! 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. I then cloned my hard drive for backup.

There was no MGlogs.zip. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Time limit is exhausted. Like Randolph said, a full system scan is always good -- better safe than sorry. Lissy Attached Files: rapport1.txt File size: 4.6 KB Views: 3 rapport2.txt File size: 2.6 KB Views: 2 rapport3.txt File size: 1.3 KB Views: 2 msidea, Dec 14, 2007 #3 chaslang

It seems to be running better than before. cnb on March 2, 2012 at 10:22 pm said: Thanks Steve! Plainfield, New Jersey, USA ID: 4   Posted August 22, 2012 Thank you!! I can reinstall the file directly now that the computer seems clean.

You ran it from here: C:\Documents and Settings\Maria\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\RRD2JY4Z\MGtools[1].exe which is seen in your HijackThis log which is part of the scans that MGtools automatically runs. You must try to be more careful. Is this correct?Click to expand... Are all of you volunteers that enjoy helping non-geeks like me?

Thanks Steve Schardein on June 6, 2013 at 1:46 pm said: Hi Tiko, It isn't absolutely necessary to change the other ControlSets, but you have to get whichever one currently corresponds I'm mentioning all of this in case there is a some malware that is distorting something. Make sure you save it to a folder, such as my documents, or your desktop and not simply run it from a temporary folder.Download it here -> http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/sUBs/ComboFix.exe Remember to rename Don't worry about it now but from now on you must do exactly what the instructions request.

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She's 71 so she does not use it herself, but her business associates and her grandchildren had a hand in it's current condition. check my blog There will be a file in the same directory as the install log called scanresults.txt. Thx!) Sjoeii 27.10.2008 08:52 Please always post in a new thread indeed otherwise the smart people will not be able to find you This is a "lo-fi" version of our main search a file and create a new file only if a condition is met My players are a crude bunch, and I'm having a hard time staying in character among the

  • It shows me drive E and that is the reason for my comment.
  • Thanks for your assistance with this.
  • I download S&D directly from safe-networking into my flash drive and put it on my mom's computer.
  • If there are any non-windows processes, please disable them temporarily via the MSCONFIG utility.

I have to see what I missed.Click to expand... Shoiuld I be worried about this deletion of my system32\system folder? Not sure if this is a question I can ask here: If I can no longer use the infected computer, are there options for safely transferring my files to a different this content scanning hidden files ...

The logs are attached. Malware and the other began BHO ...944864 (it's below the Fly or Die one that you listed.) I checked all the files, except these 2 since they were not there to You put it on drive E and you should have it on drive C.

I'm running AVG now.

Thanks. C. Now what? Companion2012-08-21 14:41 - 2012-08-21 14:41 - 00001944 ____A C:\Users\Lisa\Desktop\Free Music Downloads.lnk2012-08-21 14:41 - 2012-08-21 14:41 - 00001944 ____A C:\Users\Lisa\Desktop\Free Dolphin Screensaver.lnk2012-08-21 14:41 - 2012-08-21 14:41 - 00001934 ____A C:\Users\Lisa\Desktop\Free Games!!.lnk2012-08-21 14:41

mcfly19802004 20.06.2008 16:55 Hello, Combofix didnt delete my virus should it have?Avg anti spyware finds the virus as does F-secure but none can delete it (including kaspersky) What do i do Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the chaslang, Dec 21, 2007 #31 msidea Private E-2 Ok. have a peek at these guys chaslang, Dec 20, 2007 #11 msidea Private E-2 Hi Chaslang, I don't know why you are blasting me.

It is used for Malware detection/removal - I would like to see if it picks up anything. My next geek project is scanning and checking my computer. I'm not blasting you. DO NOT do this.

So, a questions on this: I'm concerned that the flash drive that I used to install things on my mom's computer has become infected. Plainfield, New Jersey, USA ID: 2   Posted August 22, 2012 Welcome to the forum.Here you go......Your computer is infected with a nasty rootkit. i will try to deactivate automatic reboot. Covered in my final instructions given below.

I was too :tired to figure it out before. Well, thanks again for you help. Thanks Darrix Compumind Regular Contributor5 Reg: 08-Oct-2008 Posts: 901 Solutions: 3 Kudos: 153 Kudos0 Re: BHDrvx86.sys issue Posted: 08-Apr-2009 | 6:29AM • Permalink Hi darrix - Always have the latest drivers Do all of your downloading from Major Geeks download directories.

There are some other files which I assume are unrelated that are MGA* and MGM*. Any help would be appreciated. chaslang, Dec 21, 2007 #29 msidea Private E-2 I got the tools onto my mom's computer using the E drive. I'm trying to prepare a fix now, but you must get the items from AVG Antispyware fixed.

Any other suggestions from you personally? Thank you so F*&^%$ much!! Often their initial payloads are deployed to temporary internet files or a hidden user directories. Then i ran combofix again and it ran fine and made a restore point and then it deleted c:\windows\system32\system.

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