Please help with this HJT

By dean
Oct 10, 2005
  1. It looks to me like Troj/Puper-D/DesktopHijack...
    Any suggestions to help remove it and anything else you see?

  2. IronDuke

    IronDuke TS Rookie Posts: 856

    Log not attached.
  3. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Before posting a Hijackthis log, do the following.

    Go and have you computer scanned with this online scanner Trend Houscall online scanner.

    Then, go and read both these threads by RBS. Follow all the instructions exactly.

    How to remove Trojans and its ilk! and How to remove Begin2search / coolwebsearch and other nasties.

    Then see. How to post your Hijackthis log-file as an ATTACHMENT.

    Regards Howard :) :)
  4. dean

    dean TS Rookie Topic Starter

    HJT Log file attached...

    Sorry... failed to save it as a txt file 1st!
  5. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Boot in Safe Mode, see how HERE

    Switch System restore OFF, see how HERE

    In Windows Explorer, turn on "show all files and folders, including hidden and system". See how HERE

    Next, open Windows Task Manager by pressing CTRL+ALT+DELETE.
    Click the Processes tab, select the Process (if there) and click End Process for:


    Next, run a HJT scan and (if still there) place a tick-mark in the little square before:

    R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar =
    R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page =
    R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL =
    O2 - BHO: HP Class - {FFFFFFFF-FFFF-FFFF-FFFF-FFFFFFFFFFFA} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\hp88E6.tmp

    Now click on the Fix Checked button in HJT. Exit HJT.

    Now go into the following directories, C:\WINDOWS\system32, and delete if still there.


    After you have done that, please post a fresh HJT log.

    Regards Howard :)
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