HELP!! Hacktool.Rootkit problem urgent..

By azn11z
Dec 22, 2005
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  1. one of my friends sent me a trojan through AIM throught the myspace link, need help in fixing it. complete newbie at this. and im trying to do a paper currently too..

    Thank You
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff Newcomer, in training Posts: 8,165

    Did you even READ the Read: How to... posts? I doubt it.
  3. snigdha

    snigdha Newcomer, in training

    i need help urgent

    my computer is attacked by hacktool.rootkit virus... we tried to delete the effected filed but could not manage to delete it... i am sending the HJT logs .. if anyone can help out by seeing the logs do help out...
  4. snigdha

    snigdha Newcomer, in training

    Hacktool.Rootkit!! help required urgent

    my computer is effected by Hacktool.Rootkit virus... i tried to delete the virus effected files ... but i could not ... i am sending the HJT logs as attachment.. if anybody out there can make out a solution suggest asap

    Please look at the logs and suggest a solution as I have tried all the solutions posted so I thought there may be something specific to be done wit my computer
  5. vhunter

    vhunter Newcomer, in training Posts: 89

    Like RBS said, try reading the READ: HOWTO posts. There's one entitled, "How to Remove Hacktool.Rootkit."
  6. azn11z

    azn11z Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    i looked over everything. but there are no records of those files running on my computer. i ran services looked at that, tried fixing it using pervious posts. it just won't work. there is a remon.sys file that keeps loopin in NAV on my computer
  7. vhunter

    vhunter Newcomer, in training Posts: 89

    If remon.sys is there, then it means that you are infected. Did you try rebooting in safe mode to clean up the hidden/system files?
  8. snigdha

    snigdha Newcomer, in training

    Unable to find files given in How To's to remove hacktool.rootkit virus

    I tried everything in how to and also as suggested in the How to's there are no such fiiles in my system I am wondering as what to do That is why I have attached my logs so that you can suggest something after going through them
  9. vhunter

    vhunter Newcomer, in training Posts: 89

    Of course there are no such files on your system; Hacktool.Rootkit is a rootkit, meaning that it hides evidence of the break-in. If your computer can't see the files, then it can't delete them.
    Your HJT log shows no symptoms of a Hacktool.Rootkit infection, and it wouldn't help even if it did, so I would retry the HOWTO to the letter.
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