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Win64/patched.a malware in Windows 7 64-bit

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By cocoloty
Dec 27, 2012
  1. Jay Pfoutz

    Jay Pfoutz Malware Helper Posts: 4,286   +49

    Hi there. It all appears to be good, so we will finish up to make sure your computer is protected from malware in the future.

    Clean up System Restore

    Now, to get you off to a clean start, we will be creating a new Restore Point, then clearing the old ones to make sure you do not get reinfected, in case you need to "restore back."

    To manually create a new Restore Point
    • Go to Control Panel and select System and Maintenance
    • Select System
    • On the left select Advance System Settings and accept the warning if you get one
    • Select System Protection Tab
    • Select Create at the bottom
    • Type in a name I.e. Clean
    • Select Create


    Remove tools, temp files, old Restore Points

    Please run OTL
    • Under the Custom Scans/Fixes box at the bottom, copy and paste in the following:

    • Then click the Run Fix button at the top.
    • Note: The fix for OTL sometimes hides your Desktop and Start menu so the cleanup can be completed. Do not be alerted, as this is normal.
    • It may open a log for you, but I don't need that.

    To remove all of the tools we used and the files and folders they created do the following:
    Double click OTL.exe.
    • Click the CleanUp button.
    • Select Yes when the "Begin cleanup Process?" prompt appears.
    • If you are prompted to Reboot during the cleanup, select Yes.
    • The tool will delete itself once it finishes.
    Note: If any tool, file or folder (belonging to the program we have used) hasn't been deleted, please delete it manually.


    Security Check

    Please download Security Check by screen317 from SpywareInfoforum.org or Changelog.fr.
    • Save it to your Desktop.
    • Double click SecurityCheck.exe and follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box.
    • A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.
     
  2. cocoloty

    cocoloty TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Done! Thanks again :)
     

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  3. Jay Pfoutz

    Jay Pfoutz Malware Helper Posts: 4,286   +49

    You're welcome!

    Java Update!

    Please download the newest version of Java from Java.com.

    Before installing: it is important to remove older versions of Java since it does not do so automatically and old versions still leave you vulnerable.
    Go to the Control Panel and enter Add or Remove Programs (Programs and Features in Vista/7).
    Search in the list for all previous installed versions of Java. (J2SE Runtime Environment). Please uninstall/remove each of them.

    Once old versions are gone, please install the newest version.

    Read more about Java exploit problems


    Adobe Flash Player Update!

    Please download the newest version of Adobe Flash Player from Adobe.com

    Before installing: it is important to remove older versions of Flash Player since it does not do so automatically and old versions still leave you vulnerable.
    Go to the Control Panel and enter Add or Remove Programs (Programs and Features in Vista/7).
    Search in the list for all previous installed versions of Adobe Flash Player. Uninstall/Remove each of them.

    Once old versions are gone, please install the newest version.


    Personal Tips on Preventing Malware

    See this page for more info about malware and prevention.

    Read more about "FAQ: How did Sirefef or ZeroAccess Infect You?"

    Any other questions before I mark this topic solved?
     
  4. Jay Pfoutz

    Jay Pfoutz Malware Helper Posts: 4,286   +49

    Topic solved.
     
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