Sirefef.w/b/y removal

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By Lyr21
Mar 14, 2013
  1. Lyr21

    Lyr21 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 34

    Right. Even the instructions per your link have you download the iso (which is the same file that I downloaded per the instructions from your first link in post 46) so I followed them but ended up getting into a bad spot.

    I didn't have any questions as I was doing exactly what the instructions said to do.
  2. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 46,171   +251

    I apologize then.
    I wrongly assumed you downloaded some torrent file.

    What is the exact message you're getting?
  3. Lyr21

    Lyr21 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 34

    No worries.

    So while trying to get exactly what the errors were I noticed that it had a strange license key (not anything remotely close to what I entered) so I re-entered my license key and now it was able to be verified! YAY! (god I hate microsoft!) I'll finish the steps in the recovery and then run FFS and post the logs.
  4. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 46,171   +251

    Good news :)
  5. Lyr21

    Lyr21 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 34

    Here's the FSS Log:

    Farbar Service Scanner Version: 03-03-2013
    Ran by Administrator (administrator) on 27-03-2013 at 13:48:44
    Running from "C:\Users\Administrator.skelce-l7.001\Desktop"
    Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 (X64)
    Boot Mode: Normal
    ****************************************************************

    Internet Services:
    ============

    Connection Status:
    ==============
    Localhost is accessible.
    LAN connected.
    Google IP is accessible.
    Google.com is accessible.
    Yahoo IP is accessible.
    Yahoo.com is accessible.


    Windows Firewall:
    =============

    Firewall Disabled Policy:
    ==================


    System Restore:
    ============

    System Restore Disabled Policy:
    ========================


    Action Center:
    ============

    Windows Update:
    ============

    Windows Autoupdate Disabled Policy:
    ============================


    Windows Defender:
    ==============

    Other Services:
    ==============


    File Check:
    ========
    C:\Windows\System32\nsisvc.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\drivers\nsiproxy.sys => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\dhcpcore.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\drivers\afd.sys
    [2010-11-20 23:24] - [2010-11-20 23:24] - 0499712 ____A (Microsoft Corporation) D31DC7A16DEA4A9BAF179F3D6FBDB38C

    C:\Windows\System32\drivers\tdx.sys => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\tcpip.sys
    [2010-11-20 23:24] - [2010-11-20 23:24] - 1924480 ____A (Microsoft Corporation) 509383E505C973ED7534A06B3D19688D

    C:\Windows\System32\dnsrslvr.dll
    [2010-11-20 23:24] - [2010-11-20 23:24] - 0183296 ____A (Microsoft Corporation) CD55F5355D8F55D44C9F4ED875705BD6

    C:\Windows\System32\mpssvc.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\bfe.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\drivers\mpsdrv.sys => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\SDRSVC.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\vssvc.exe => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\wscsvc.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\wbem\WMIsvc.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\wuaueng.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\qmgr.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\es.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\cryptsvc.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MpSvc.dll => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\rpcss.dll => MD5 is legit


    **** End of log ****
  6. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 46,171   +251

    Looks good :)

    How is computer doing?
  7. Lyr21

    Lyr21 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 34

    Computer seems to be doing fine now.
  8. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 46,171   +251

    [​IMG] Update Adobe Reader

    You can download it from http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html
    After installing the latest Adobe Reader, uninstall all previous versions (if present).
    Note. If you already have Adobe Photoshop® Album Starter Edition installed or do not wish to have it installed UNcheck the box which says Also Download Adobe Photoshop® Album Starter Edition.

    Alternatively, you can uninstall Adobe Reader (33.5 MB), download and install Foxit PDF Reader(3.5MB) from HERE.
    It's a much smaller file to download and uses a lot less resources than Adobe Reader.
    Note: When installing FoxitReader, make sure to UN-check any pre-checked toolbar, or any other garbage.

    [​IMG] 1. Update your Java version here: http://www.java.com/en/download/installed.jsp

    Note 1: UNCHECK any pre-checked toolbar and/or software offered with the Java update. The pre-checked toolbars/software are not part of the Java update.

    Note 2: The Java Quick Starter (JQS.exe) adds a service to improve the initial startup time of Java applets and applications. If you don't want to run another extra service, go to Start > Control Panel > Java > Advanced > Miscellaneous and uncheck the box for Java Quick Starter. Click OK and restart your computer.

    2. Now, we need to remove old Java version and its remnants...

    Download JavaRa to your desktop and unzip it.
    • Run JavaRa.exe (Vista and 7 users! Right click on JavaRa.exe, click Run As Administrator), pick the language of your choice and click Select. Then click Remove Older Versions.
    • Accept any prompts.
    • Do NOT post JavaRa log.

    =============================================

    [​IMG] Your computer is clean [​IMG]

    1. We need to reset system restore to prevent your computer from being accidentally reinfected by using some old restore point(s). We'll create fresh, clean restore point, using following OTL script:

    Run OTL

    • Under the Custom Scans/Fixes box at the bottom, paste in the following:

    Code:
    :OTL
    :Commands
    [purity]
    [emptytemp]
    [EMPTYFLASH]
    [emptyjava]
    [CLEARALLRESTOREPOINTS]
    [Reboot]
    • Then click the Run Fix button at the top
    • Let the program run unhindered, reboot the PC when it is done
    • Post resulting log.

    2. Now, we'll remove all tools, we used during our cleaning process

    Clean up with OTL:

    • Double-click OTL.exe to start the program.
    • Close all other programs apart from OTL as this step will require a reboot
    • On the OTL main screen, press the CLEANUP button
    • Say Yes to the prompt and then allow the program to reboot your computer.

    If you still have any tools or logs leftover on your computer you can go ahead and delete those off of your computer now.

    3. Make sure Windows Updates are current.

    4. If any trojans, rootkits or bootkits were listed among your infection(s), make sure, you change all of your on-line important passwords (bank account(s), secured web sites, etc.) immediately!

    5. Check if your browser plugins are up to date.
    Firefox - https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/plugincheck/
    other browsers: https://browsercheck.qualys.com/ (click on "Launch a quick scan now" link)

    6. Download, and install WOT (Web OF Trust): http://www.mywot.com/. It'll warn you (in most cases) about dangerous web sites.

    7. Run Malwarebytes "Quick scan" once in a while to assure safety of your computer.

    8. Run Temporary File Cleaner (TFC) weekly.

    9. Download and install Secunia Personal Software Inspector (PSI): http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/. The Secunia PSI is a FREE security tool designed to detect vulnerable and out-dated programs and plug-ins which expose your PC to attacks. Run it weekly.

    10. (optional) If you want to keep all your programs up to date, download and install FileHippo Update Checker.
    The Update Checker will scan your computer for installed software, check the versions and then send this information to FileHippo.com to see if there are any newer releases.

    11. (Windows XP only) Run defrag at your convenience.

    12. When installing\updating ANY program, make sure you always select "Custom " installation, so you can UN-check any possible "drive-by-install" (foistware), like toolbars etc., which may try to install along with the legitimate program. Do NOT click "Next" button without looking at any given page.

    13. Read:
    How did I get infected?, With steps so it does not happen again!: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic2520.html
    Simple and easy ways to keep your computer safe and secure on the Internet: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/keep-your-computer-safe-online/

    14. Please, let me know, how your computer is doing.
  9. Lyr21

    Lyr21 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 34

    Ran into a few minor problems trying to uninstall programs but I was able to work through them. System seems to be running ok

    OTL log:


    All processes killed
    ========== OTL ==========
    ========== COMMANDS ==========

    [EMPTYTEMP]

    User: Administrator
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Google Chrome cache emptied: 0 bytes

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Google Chrome cache emptied: 0 bytes

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7.000
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Google Chrome cache emptied: 0 bytes

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7.001
    ->Temp folder emptied: 11464722 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 18789801 bytes
    ->Google Chrome cache emptied: 10982351 bytes

    User: All Users

    User: Default
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 33170 bytes

    User: Default User
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 0 bytes

    User: Public
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes

    User: skelce
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Java cache emptied: 0 bytes

    User: skelce.LYRIX
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Java cache emptied: 0 bytes
    ->FireFox cache emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Google Chrome cache emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Flash cache emptied: 0 bytes

    User: tlesniak
    ->Temp folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Java cache emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Google Chrome cache emptied: 0 bytes
    ->Flash cache emptied: 0 bytes

    %systemdrive% .tmp files removed: 0 bytes
    %systemroot% .tmp files removed: 0 bytes
    %systemroot%\System32 .tmp files removed: 0 bytes
    %systemroot%\System32 (64bit) .tmp files removed: 0 bytes
    %systemroot%\System32\drivers .tmp files removed: 0 bytes
    Windows Temp folder emptied: 26177781 bytes
    %systemroot%\sysnative\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files folder emptied: 33170 bytes
    RecycleBin emptied: 0 bytes

    Total Files Cleaned = 64.00 mb


    [EMPTYFLASH]

    User: Administrator

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7.000

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7.001

    User: All Users

    User: Default

    User: Default User

    User: Public

    User: skelce

    User: skelce.LYRIX
    ->Flash cache emptied: 0 bytes

    User: tlesniak
    ->Flash cache emptied: 0 bytes

    Total Flash Files Cleaned = 0.00 mb


    [EMPTYJAVA]

    User: Administrator

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7.000

    User: Administrator.skelce-l7.001

    User: All Users

    User: Default

    User: Default User

    User: Public

    User: skelce
    ->Java cache emptied: 0 bytes

    User: skelce.LYRIX
    ->Java cache emptied: 0 bytes

    User: tlesniak
    ->Java cache emptied: 0 bytes

    Total Java Files Cleaned = 0.00 mb

    Restore point Set: OTL Restore Point

    OTL by OldTimer - Version 3.2.69.0 log created on 03272013_145520

    Files\Folders moved on Reboot...
    C:\Users\Administrator.skelce-l7.001\AppData\Local\Temp\FXSAPIDebugLogFile.txt moved successfully.
    C:\Users\Administrator.skelce-l7.001\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\RE6AYP2N\like[1].htm moved successfully.
    C:\Users\Administrator.skelce-l7.001\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\67L7UJBB\security-essentials-download[1].htm moved successfully.
    C:\Users\Administrator.skelce-l7.001\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\AntiPhishing\2CEDBFBC-DBA8-43AA-B1FD-CC8E6316E3E2.dat moved successfully.
    File\Folder C:\Windows\temp\TMP0000B3F5302D30253309A4CE not found!
    File\Folder C:\Windows\temp\TMP0000B50F271028CEA3118DC0 not found!

    PendingFileRenameOperations files...

    Registry entries deleted on Reboot...
  10. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 46,171   +251

    Yes!! [​IMG]
    Good luck and stay safe :)


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