Darksma removal: Need help

By rpswadhwa
Dec 19, 2008
  1. Guys,
    Suffering from Darksma. Got downloaded from a sports site a few weeks back and o boy, is that some pain.

    I saw some previous posts about this virus on thi forum and am hoping somebody could help me with kicking this thing out of my laptop.

  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

  3. rpswadhwa

    rpswadhwa TS Rookie Topic Starter

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    Pls find attached the requested logs. Appreciate all the help
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    Uninstall your McAfee
    Then run the McAfee Removal Tool

    Uninstall Symantec (Norton)
    Run the Norton Removal tool

    Uninstall Spyware Doctor
    Uninstall SuperAntiSpyware


    Run Startup Control Panel and remove any not required startups: (should be most!)

    Install Avira

    Run CCleaner again

    Start up Malwarebytes again; Update it; then run a full scan (remove all found Malwares)
    You need to run this multiple times, until all hidden Malwares are uncovered and removed

    There you go ;)
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