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Malware Problem

By Marlon
Jul 21, 2012
  1. I'm constantly keep getting a popup box from "Malwarebytes" that says successfully blocked a potentially malicious website. Type: outgoing
     
  2. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 52,915   +344

    Welcome aboard [​IMG]

    Please, complete all steps listed here: http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic58138.html
    Make sure, you PASTE all logs. If some log exceeds 50,000 characters post limit, split it between couple of replies.
    Attached logs won't be reviewed.

    Please, observe following rules:
    • Read all of my instructions very carefully. Your mistakes during cleaning process may have very serious consequences, like unbootable computer.
    • If you're stuck, or you're not sure about certain step, always ask before doing anything else.
    • Please refrain from running any tools, fixes or applying any changes to your computer other than those I suggest.
    • Never run more than one scan at a time.
    • Keep updating me regarding your computer behavior, good, or bad.
    • The cleaning process, once started, has to be completed. Even if your computer appears to act better, it may still be infected. Once the computer is totally clean, I'll certainly let you know.
    • If you leave the topic without explanation in the middle of a cleaning process, you may not be eligible to receive any more help in malware removal forum.
    • I close my topics if you have not replied in 5 days. If you need more time, simply let me know. If I closed your topic and you need it to be reopened, simply PM me.
     
  3. Marlon

    Marlon TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Here is the quick scan log from Malwarebytes...I did a full scan earlier this morning and had one infected item.

    Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (Trial) 1.62.0.1300
    www.malwarebytes.org

    Database version: v2012.07.22.11

    Windows XP Service Pack 3 x86 NTFS
    Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18702
    Marlon :: MARLON4 [administrator]

    Protection: Enabled

    7/22/2012 10:34:42 PM
    mbam-log-2012-07-22 (22-34-42).txt

    Scan type: Quick scan
    Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM
    Scan options disabled: P2P
    Objects scanned: 176612
    Time elapsed: 7 minute(s),

    Memory Processes Detected: 0
    (No malicious items detected)

    Memory Modules Detected: 0
    (No malicious items detected)

    Registry Keys Detected: 0
    (No malicious items detected)

    Registry Values Detected: 0
    (No malicious items detected)

    Registry Data Items Detected: 0
    (No malicious items detected)

    Folders Detected: 0
    (No malicious items detected)

    Files Detected: 0
    (No malicious items detected)
     
  4. Marlon

    Marlon TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I may have solved the problem. I uninstalled a program called "Privacy Guard". How it got on there I have no idea...but the pop up boxes have stopped.
     
  5. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 52,915   +344

    Very well :)
    Good luck.
     

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