Trojan-Spy.Win32@mx Smithfraud wont work (IM NEW TO COMPUTERS)

By cppgy330
Apr 3, 2007
  1. NOTE*** yes ive read other posts but Smithfraud will not work with vista for some reason PLZ help!!!

    ok so i just got this laptop with windows vista on it and now i get the annoying warning sign in my tray saying to click on the balloon to fix the problem and i am also the only user on this computer so obviously i have administrative rights but when i try to install the HJT and Smithfraud it wont let me save in the c drive (says i need to ask an administrator)...this is all very confusing and frustrating please help me

    here is the HJT had some errors so can someone please help

    An unexpected error has occurred at procedure: modMain_CheckOther1Item()
    Error #75 - Path/File access error

    Please email me at, reporting the following:
    * What you were trying to fix when the error occurred, if applicable
    * How you can reproduce the error
    * A complete HijackThis scan log, if possible

    Windows version: Windows NT 6.00.1904
    MSIE version: 7.0.6000.16386
    HijackThis version: 1.99.1

    This message has been copied to your clipboard.
    Click OK to continue the rest of the scan.
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Your system is badly infected with a variety of nasties. You`re also running an outdated version of HijackThis.

    Very Important: Before deciding whether you should clean or reformat your system, go and read this thread HERE and decide what it is you want to do.

    If after reading the above, you wish to clean your system, do the following.

    Go and read the Viruses/Spyware/Malware, preliminary removal instructions. Follow all the instructions exactly.

    Post fresh HJT, AVG Antispyware and Combofix logs as attachments into this thread, only after doing the above.

    Also, let me know the results of the AVG Antirootkit scan.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:

    This thread is for the use of cppgy330 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.
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