McAfee detected Trojan, system still damaged

By alpatters
Sep 3, 2009
  1. Hi McAfee detected a "Generic Trojan" on my machine.

    I have since run a full virus scan, spware scans, ccleaner, and HijackThis etc.

    However, I am still seeing strange behaviour so I am not sure that everything is clean.
    Sometimes when I log in I see a few dos windows starting up.
    Also, since the infection, my Task manager no longer opens, and my windows updates have started failing.

    I have attached the HJT log.

    Any help would be greatly appreciated, basically to help me clean and repair my system.

  2. Jawshh

    Jawshh TS Enthusiast Posts: 392

    The Log Appears to be good. Download and Run

    And use to wipe remaining spyware(if Any)

    Finally , run an online scanner, i recommend kaspersky

    To enable task manager>

    Click Start,

    Click Run,

    Enter gpedit.msc in the Open box and click OK,

    In the Group Policy settings window,

    Select User Configuration,

    Select Administrative Templates,

    Select System,

    Select Ctrl+Alt+Delete options,

    Select Remove Task Manager,

    Double-click the Remove Task Manager option.
  3. Bobbye

    Bobbye Helper on the Fringe Posts: 16,335   +36

    These are known symptoms of malware. You will need more than a HijackThis log however.

    Currently, there are no trained malware helpers available on TechSpot. ComboFix should ONLY be run if suggested by and guided by a trained malware helper.

    IF you would like assistance at this time, please see Tech-101

    Please follow the preliminary removal instructions ans leave information about your current system problems.
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