Help!!! re virus SCVVHSOT.exe in my system32

By reodybalisi ยท 6 replies
Dec 2, 2007
  1. Hi techspot community.

    I'm having problems re my laptop.

    First, i discovered there was something wrong when i tried to press CTRL-ALT-DEL and a pop up window appeared saying to the effect that task manager was disabled by administrator.
    Then, the pop up window "Registry editor
    Registry editing has been disabled by your administrator" keeps on appearing. especially when i open or close applications and at the start of the reboot.
    Then, at the control panel, the "folder options" was nowhere to be found

    Second, when i tried to scan my computer, i discovered that my system32 has been infected by a worm virus.
    Virus name: Virus identified Worm/Autoit.HH
    It appeared in the following subfolders:
    C: WINDOWS\System32\SCVVHSOT.exe
    C: WINDOWS\system32\blastclnnn.exe
    I tried scanning my computer using the fre versions of AVG and ESET NOD32 antivirus. the threat it said was healed. but the problem persists.

    Third, when i restart or put the PC off, it does not shot down, but the tabs like "Windows start" are gone so i could not press any button. So what i do is, i pull the battery so it turns off because the power button itself does not respond to anything when i push it to supposedly turn it off. By the way, my computer does not recognize any flashdrive when i insert it in the USB port.

    I'm thinking of reformatting my computer. but i have a lot of programs and installing them all over again would be both tasking and inconvenient. My files are all here, especially for school.
    Is there a way to solve this without reformatting? PLEASE HELP ME!! Thank you. I would greatly appreciate any tips on what to do.

  2. Jase123

    Jase123 Banned Posts: 1,012

    Hello reodybalisi and welcome to Techspot.

    Please could you post an hijackthis log as an attachment here - per these instructions.

    Regards Jason :)
  3. reodybalisi

    reodybalisi TS Rookie Topic Starter

    hi jason,
    i didnt get it. i mean, i dunno how to do it, when i click on the "instructions" i dunno what to do. sorry. i'd really appreciate if you could sort of explain it a little bit more. thanks

  4. momok

    momok TS Rookie Posts: 2,265

    Hi reodybalisi and welcome to techspot. =)

    There was a typo within the link. It sounds like your system is infected with malware. I suggest you do the following before doing anything else.

    Important: Please read this thread HERE before deciding if you should CLEAN or FORMAT your system

    Should you decide to that cleaning your system is the best option, please go to Viruses/Spyware/Malware, preliminary removal instructions and follow the steps given.
    Do follow all the instructions exactly.

    Thereafter, please post fresh HijackThis, AVG Antispyware and Combofix logs as attachments into this thread. Do not copy and paste your logs if not it will be ignored and/or removed.

    Our experts here will tend to your queries thereafter.

    Also, please provide the results of the Antirootkit scan

    momok =)

    This thread is for the use of reodybalisi only. Please don't post your own virus/spyware problems in this thread. Instead, open a new thread in our security and the web forum.
  5. Jase123

    Jase123 Banned Posts: 1,012

    My mistake sorry!

    Thanks momok. :)

    Regards Jason :)
  6. reodybalisi

    reodybalisi TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thanks momok.
    no prob jason.

    really appreciate it. i'll update you guys when i'll be done with the suggested steps. thanks

  7. alexty-asai

    alexty-asai TS Rookie

    hello techspot community

    like rean i also having problem with the virus so called worm/autoit.HH, please me find a way to remove this without formatting my computer.

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