Cleaning up trojan

By hengleng
Feb 19, 2008
  1. My laptop was recently infected with some malware and trojan virus. I've followed the instructions to clean up my lap top.

    Attached is my log.

    Appreciate your feedback as to whether I've managed to clean my laptop.

    Heng Leng
  2. kritius

    kritius TS Guru Posts: 2,084

    Looks ok, but im not a major expert so dont take my word as gospel until someone a lot smarter comes along with their opinion.

    These might be ok to fix, but once again im not an expert so dont take any actions until someone else has a look.

    O2 - BHO: (no name) - {02478D38-C3F9-4efb-9B51-7695ECA05670} - (no file)

    O2 - BHO: (no name) - {7E853D72-626A-48EC-A868-BA8D5E23E045} - (no file)

    Not sure about this one though

    O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Alcmtr] ALCMTR.EXE
  3. Blind Dragon

    Blind Dragon TS Evangelist Posts: 3,908

    Uninstall Hijackthis through add/remove programs then follow the instructions below to get the most up to date version.

    Highjackthis Instructions
    • Make sure you have the LATEST version of HJT (currently v2.0.0.2) it can be downloaded from HERE
    • Run the HijackThis Installer and it will automatically place HJT in C:\Program Files\TrendMicro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe. Please don't change the directory.
    • After installing, the program launches automatically, select Scan now and save a log
    • After the scan is complete please attach your log onto the forums using the paper clip icon above your reply.
      ***Under no circumstances should you add any items to the HJT ignore list. Under no circumstances should you change the directory that highjackthis downloads to. Under no circumstances should you Fix anything without specific instruction to do so. Under no circumstances should you click any buttons other that specified in the directions including AnalyzeThis!***
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