Cleaning friend's computer, please check HJT

By URANium238
Jun 17, 2006
  1. After sweeping a lot of ad-ware and trojans and stuff out (Ad-aware, Spybot, AVG, CWS-removers), I still think there is something nasty inside, so could someone please check the HJT log?
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Tell your friend to do the following.

    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).

    O4 - HKLM\..\RunServices: [IExplorer7 Java Scripting] IExplore327.exe

    O4 - Global Startup: Device Detector 2.lnk = C:\Program Files\Olympus\DeviceDetector\DevDtct2.exe

    O17 - HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\..\{41D8192F-1D85-4103-8264-2CB870CD03D1}: NameServer =<Only fix this, if it doesn`t belong to your ISP.

    Click on the fix checked button.

    Close HJT.

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

    IExplore327.exe This file is probably located in the C:\windows\system32 folder.

    Reboot into normal mode and turn system restore back on.

    Regards Howard :)
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