Need Help!! malware?spyware?adware?virus?

By kiwigrl76
May 6, 2006
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  1. Hi can someone please help me. i have two problem.
    Problem number one:
    there is this annoying icon on the bottom right corner that keeps popping up. its flashing/changing between a green handicap looking thing and red circle with a line through it. and then ever couple of minutes a lil window will pop up that says :
    Your computer is infected!!
    Critical system Error!
    System detected virus activities
    They may cause crital system failure.
    Please, use antimalware software to clean
    and protect your system from parasite programs.
    click here to get all availble software.​

    and if you click on it then it opens to a site with SPYFALCON..

    How do i get rid of this

    Problem number 2:
    My homepage for my Internet Explorer has been changed.

    it says
    :

    WARNING! YOUR SYSTEM IS VULNERABLE TO HACKERS' ATTACKS AND BREAKDOWNS!
    Attention! Your system is currently exposed. Any remote computer can easily browse following folders and files on your computer:
    - \Windows\System32
    - \Program Files\Internet Explorer
    - \My Documents
    - Drive C:\ files
    Click here to download official intrusion detection system (IDS software)

    AND

    YOUR PRIVATE INFORMATION IS IN OPEN ACCESS TO OTHER COMPUTERS
    Your IP address: 67.180.171.191

    Your Country: US, United States

    Your Browser: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)

    Your Operation System: Windows XP VULNERABLE

    System Security Status: CAUTION

    Time of investigation: Sat May 6 16:19:58 PDT 2006


    and it wants me to download Pest Trap which I know is a fake antispyware.

    these are my problems.. i tried many things

    such as logging on in safe mode.. scaning with Ad-aware SE, ewido anti-malware, and microsoft antispyware... and smitrem

    and nothing comes up.. soo what's going on?? i dont know what i have...

    here is my hijackthis log




    PLEASE HELP!!!
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso Newcomer, in training Posts: 25,948   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    First, go HERE and follow the instructions.

    Then, go HERE and follow the instructions in the order they are given.

    Post a fresh HJT log as an attachment, only after doing the above.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
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