IE redirection to

By MikeA ยท 89 replies
Feb 11, 2012
  1. MikeA

    MikeA TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 54

    still redirecting, this time to

    searchsmart and second time to apype
  2. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,262   +383

    Download Dr.Web CureIt to the desktop:
    • Doubleclick the drweb-cureit.exe file and click Scan to run express scan. Click OK in pop-up window to allow scan.
    • This will scan the files currently running in memory and when something is found, click the Yes button when it asks you if you want to cure it. This is only a short scan.
    • Once the short scan has finished, select Complete scan.
    • Click the green arrow [​IMG] at the right, and the scan will start.
    • Click Yes to all if it asks if you want to cure/move the file.
    • When the scan has finished, in the menu, click File and choose Save report list
    • Save the report to your desktop. The report will be called DrWeb.csv
    • Close Dr.Web Cureit.
    • Important! Reboot your computer because it could be possible that files in use will be moved/deleted during reboot.
    • Copy and paste that log in the next reply. You can use Notepad to open the DrWeb.cvs report.

    NOTE. During the scan, pop-up window will open asking for full version purchase. Simply close the window by clicking on X in upper right corner.
  3. MikeA

    MikeA TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 54

    Wow it took quite a while to scan...Evem after renppt. ot still redirects (apype)

    91[1].js;C:\Documents and Settings\Michele\AppData\Local\Application Data\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\468;Waarschijnlijk SCRIPT.Virus;;
    91[1].js;C:\Documents and Settings\Michele\AppData\Local\Application Data\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\468JEK8A;Waarschijnlijk SCRIPT.Virus;;
    91[1].js;C:\Documents and Settings\Michele\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\468JEK8A;Waarschijnlijk SCRIPT.Virus;;
    regw2.exe.vir;C:\Qoobox\Quarantine\C\Windows\SysWOW64;Trojan.MulDrop1.48756;Niet repareerbaar.Verplaatst.;
    91[1].js;C:\Users\Michele\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5\468JEK8A;Waarschijnlijk SCRIPT.Virus;;
    Setup.exe;D:\Dragon NaturallySpeaking v11 By Adrian Dennis;Trojan.MulDrop1.48756;Niet repareerbaar.Verplaatst.;
    Setup.exe;D:\Setups\Dragon N Speaking 11 Premium\Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 11 Premium English By Adrian Dennis\Nuance Dragon Natura;Trojan.MulDrop1.48756;Niet repareerbaar.Verplaatst.;
  4. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,262   +383

    I'm running out of ideas here.

    Restart computer in Safe Mode with Networking and see if same redirection happens.

    Update MBAM and run FULL scan.
  5. MikeA

    MikeA TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 54

    restarted in safe mode with network : it redirects (apype)

    updated + ran MBAM from safe mode : no virus found

    from safe mode : started IE32, it redirected --> Tools -> internet Options -> reset

    ===> it didn't redirect!!!

    then...put it back into normal mode, reset redirects :(

  6. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,262   +383

    Close IE.
    Go Start>All Programs>Accessories>System Tools, and click on Internet Explorer (no add-ons). Same problem?
  7. MikeA

    MikeA TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 54

    yes, it is. Always to apype
  8. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,262   +383

    Create new account with admin rights and see if the problem is there as well.
  9. MikeA

    MikeA TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 54

    No!! It's not redirecting from my newly create Admin Account!!
  10. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,262   +383

  11. MikeA

    MikeA TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 54

    ....Ok...I've done as instructed in the microsoft page you linked, but still keeping the old infected profile, since there are some things I'll have to transfer manually.

    No redirections so far :)

    Thanks a lot!

  12. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,262   +383


    Let's perform some final steps....

    1. Download Security Check from HERE, and save it to your Desktop.
    • Double-click SecurityCheck.exe
    • 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.

      NOTE SecurityCheck may produce some false warning(s), so leave the results reading to me.

    2. Please download Farbar Service Scanner (FSS) and run it on the computer with the issue.
    • Make sure the following options are checked:
      • Internet Services
      • Windows Firewall
      • System Restore
      • Security Center
      • Windows Update
    • Press "Scan".
    • It will create a log (FSS.txt) in the same directory the tool is run.
    • Please copy and paste the log to your reply.

    3. Download Temp File Cleaner (TFC)
    • Double click on TFC.exe to run the program.
    • Click on Start button to begin cleaning process.
    • TFC will close all running programs, and it may ask you to restart computer.

    4. Please run a free online scan with the ESET Online Scanner

    • Disable your antivirus program
    • Tick the box next to YES, I accept the Terms of Use
    • Click Start
    • Accept any security warnings from your browser.
    • Check Scan archives
    • Click Start
    • ESET will then download updates for itself, install itself, and begin scanning your computer. Please be patient as this can take some time.
    • When the scan completes, click on List of found threats
    • Click on Export to text file , and save the file to your desktop using a unique name, such as ESETScan. Include the contents of this report in your next reply.
    • NOTE. If Eset won't find any threats, it won't produce any log.
  13. MikeA

    MikeA TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 54

    ...Sooooo...Sorry it took a bit longer, I was really busy these days.

    Security Check

    Results of screen317's Security Check version 0.99.24
    Windows 7 x64 (UAC is enabled)
    Internet Explorer 8 Out of date!
    Antivirus/Firewall Check:

    Windows Firewall Enabled!
    avast! Free Antivirus
    WMI entry may not exist for antivirus; attempting automatic update.
    Anti-malware/Other Utilities Check:

    Java(TM) 6 Update 31
    Mozilla Firefox (x86 en-US..)
    Process Check:
    objlist.exe by Laurent

    AVAST Software Avast AvastSvc.exe
    AVAST Software Avast AvastUI.exe
    ``````````End of Log````````````


    Farbar Service Scanner Version: 01-03-2012
    Ran by Michele (administrator) on 08-03-2012 at 20:23:36
    Running from "C:\Users\Michele\Desktop"
    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Service Pack 1 (X64)
    Boot Mode: Normal

    Internet Services:

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

    Windows Firewall:

    Firewall Disabled Policy:

    System Restore:

    System Restore Disabled Policy:

    Action Center:

    Windows Update:

    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 => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\drivers\tdx.sys => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\tcpip.sys => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\dnsrslvr.dll => MD5 is legit
    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:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe => MD5 is legit
    C:\Windows\System32\rpcss.dll => MD5 is legit

    **** End of log ****

    TFC ---> No Log :p

    ESET Online Scanner

    C:\Users\Michele\DoctorWeb\Quarantine\regw2.exe.vir Win32/Agent.QTP trojan cleaned by deleting - quarantined
    C:\Users\Michele\DoctorWeb\Quarantine\Setup.exe Win32/Agent.QTP trojan cleaned by deleting - quarantined
    C:\Users\Michele\DoctorWeb\Quarantine\Setup__0.exe Win32/Agent.QTP trojan cleaned by deleting - quarantined
    D:\Setups\Dragon N Speaking 11 Premium\Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 11 Premium English By Adrian Dennis.rar Win32/Agent.QTP trojan deleted - quarantined

    //////////////////////////////////// end of logs ////////////////////////////////////////
  14. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,262   +383

    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:

    • 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 Trojan was 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. Download, and install WOT (Web OF Trust): It'll warn you (in most cases) about dangerous web sites.

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

    7. Run Temporary File Cleaner (TFC) weekly.

    8. Download and install Secunia Personal Software Inspector (PSI): 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.

    9. (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 to see if there are any newer releases.

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

    11. 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.

    12. Read How did I get infected?, With steps so it does not happen again!:

    13. Please, let me know, how your computer is doing.
  15. Broni

    Broni Malware Annihilator Posts: 54,262   +383

    The issue seems to be resolved.

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