Pop ups and Adware still on my PC after doing numerous scans

By alex_cole ยท 7 replies
Jun 1, 2006
  1. Please assist me with this problem, I have no idea what to do.
    I've followed the steps provided but would like to make sure everything is in good working order and virus free. Where should I post my HJT results and any other results from the scans.
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Go to the link in my signature and follow the instructions exactly.

    Post a fresh HJT log into this thread, only after doing the above.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
  3. alex_cole

    alex_cole TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Results from HJT scan

    Herewith the scan resutls. I've noticed another problem. i can't change my homepage back to what it was. Everytime I go to tool,internet options, it shows the homepage i chose but it redirects to another page about security risks. anyway I can fix this?
    Many thanx in advance!
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Your system is infected with the Smitfraud infection.

    Go HERE and follow the instructions exactly.

    Once you`ve done that, please post a fresh HJT log.

    Regards Howard :)
  5. alex_cole

    alex_cole TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thank You Howard

    Thank you, all seem to be working now!
    I've attached the lastest scan.
  6. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    That`s good news.

    However, I`d still like you to post a fresh HJT log, so I can check to see if your system is clean.

    Regards Howard :)
  7. alex_cole

    alex_cole TS Rookie Topic Starter

    HJT report as requested

    Thanks for all the help!
  8. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Boot into safe mode. See how HERE. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/tutorial61.html

    Turn off system restore.(XP/ME only) See how HERE. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/tutorial56.html

    In Windows Explorer, turn on "Show all files and folders, including hidden and system". See how HERE. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/tutorial62.html

    Open your task manager, by holding down the ctrl and alt keys and pressing the delete key.

    Click on the processes tab and end process for(if there).


    Close task manager.

    Run HJT with no other programmes open. Have HJT fix the following, by placing a tick in the little box next to(if there).

    R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings,ProxyServer = proxy.africagroup:8080<Fix this if you don`t know what it is, or you havenot set this yourself.

    O2 - BHO: Nothing - {6ab7158b-4bff-4160-ad7d-4d622df548cf} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\hp100.tmp (file missing)

    O2 - BHO: - {8E22B191-9FC7-4D90-B38D-ACED200E5333} - C:\WINDOWS\lbbho.dll (file missing)

    O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [NI.UERS_0001_N68M1801] "C:\WINDOWS\Downloaded Program Files\UERS_0001_N68M1801NetInstaller.exe" -nag

    O16 - DPF: {0EB0E74A-2A76-4AB3-A7FB-9BD8C29F7F75} (CKAVWebScan Object) - http://www.kaspersky.com/kos/english/kavwebscan_unicode.cab

    O16 - DPF: {94EB57FE-2720-496C-B33F-D9353C6E23F7} (F-Secure Online Scanner 2.1) - http://support.f-secure.com/ols/fscax.cab

    O18 - Protocol: msnim - {828030A1-22C1-4009-854F-8E305202313F} - "C:\PROGRA~1\MSNMES~1\msgrapp.dll" (file missing)

    Click on the fix checked button.

    Close HJT.

    Locate and delete the following bold files(if there).

    C:\WINDOWS\Downloaded Program Files\UERS_0001_N68M1801NetInstaller.exe" -nag

    Reboot into normal mode and turn system restore back on.

    Regards Howard :)
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