I have a problem with Vundo

By PonchoPete ยท 5 replies
Dec 18, 2008
  1. I have CA anti virus. Every time I turn on my computer I scan for spyware and Vundo appears. Even after I delete it the previous day it comes back. On top of that I have to delete spy ware every half hour and my system is slower than it usually is. Any help would be appreciated. I have the Logs attached to this thread. Agian, any help would be appreciated.

  2. rf6647

    rf6647 TS Maniac Posts: 829

    ->[B] No action taken[/B] on MBAM scan, for found issues
    [*]For unanswered items appearing in the log, please remedy:
    [*]No Action Taken ---> Remove Selected
    [*]Delete on Reboot --->  Exit and restart the computer
    [B]UPDATED 8-step Viruses/Spyware/Malware Preliminary Removal Instructions[/B]
    [COLOR="Blue"][B]Step 4[/B] - Download and Run Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware[/COLOR]
    1. Please download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware to your desktop.
      • Double-click mbam-setup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
      • At the end, be sure a checkmark is placed next to:
        • Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
        • Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
      • Then click Finish.
      • If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.
      • Once the program has loaded, select Perform full scan, then click Scan.
      • When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.
      • Be sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected. <========= Not Done
      • When completed, a log will open in Notepad.
        • please attach this log with your reply
        • If you accidently close it, the log file is saved here and will be named like this:
        • C:\Documents and Settings\Username\Application Data\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\Logs\mbam-log-date (time).txt

    2. Please re-run Malwarebytes
    3. Confirm updated (third tab)
    4. Then do the above message, but this time "Remove all found issues"
  3. PonchoPete

    PonchoPete TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Removed all found Issues

    Sorry about that. I um scanned it and it came up clean and scanned it again, came up clean again, my system seems to working fine but CA anti-virus scans a few low threat adwares occasionally. I don't know if I should be worried but heres the fresh log for Malware. Thanks again

  4. rf6647

    rf6647 TS Maniac Posts: 829

    It sounds like your protection is set to a more secure setting that cleans cookies and adware. I'd leave it alone. I favor lengthy logfiles over taking risks.

    Every 2 weeks or so, scan with MBAM & SAS to confirm protections coming from resident security programs.
  5. PonchoPete

    PonchoPete TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Much thanks

    Thank you for the help. Merry Christmas, hope you enjoy the holidays.

  6. gbc1989

    gbc1989 TS Rookie Posts: 21

    i also have similar problems. so i just stopped using it.
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