antimalware software

By focus_water
Jun 10, 2006
  1. i keep getting messages saying that i need antimalware software. i have system works 2005 and i use that and it gets rid of the viruses and then i do it again and it finds more. i used ad-aware SE and it does the same thing. how can i get rid of it all and i have used that malicious software i got from the Microsoft web site.
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Go HERE and follow the instructions exactly.

    Post a fresh HJT log into this thread, only after doing the above.

    Regards Howard :)
  3. focus_water

    focus_water TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 168

    HJT log

    here is the log
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Boot into safe mode. See how HERE.

    Turn off system restore.(XP/ME only) See how HERE.

    In Windows Explorer, turn on "Show all files and folders, including hidden and system". See how HERE.

    Open your task manager, by holding down the ctrl and alt keys and pressing the delete key.

    Click on the processes tab and end process for(if there).


    Close task manager.

    Run HJT with no other programmes open. Have HJT fix the following, by placing a tick in the little box next to(if there).

    R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings,ProxyServer = http=localhost:8080<only fix this, if you don`t know what it is, or your have not set this yourself.

    O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [msnsyslog] C:\WINDOWS\msnappm.exe

    O8 - Extra context menu item: Allow pop-ups from this site - C:\Program Files\Hotkey Velocity\pac-addwl.html

    O8 - Extra context menu item: Refresh Pa&ge with Full Quality - C:\Program Files\Hotkey Velocity\pac-page.html

    O8 - Extra context menu item: Refresh Pi&cture with Full Quality - C:\Program Files\Hotkey Velocity\pac-image.html

    O17 - HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\..\{43E9D94F-EE94-4B0E-B47A-C86BDDB5CE82}: NameServer =<only fix this, if it doesn`t belong to your ISP.

    O18 - Protocol: msnim - {828030A1-22C1-4009-854F-8E305202313F} - "C:\PROGRA~1\MSNMES~1\msgrapp.dll" (file missing)

    O20 - AppInit_DLLs: MsgPlusLoader.dll

    Click on the fix checked button.

    Close HJT.

    Locate and delete the following bold files and/or directories(if there).


    Reboot into normal mode and turn system restore back on.

    Regards Howard :)
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