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Freaky Tree

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ok... so I've got this massive log file on my computer. I only found it after I defragmented my disc. The thing is taking up 1.5GB of my disc space and I can't get rid of it. It's called tvm.log and is in my temporary internet files folder. However, it is hidden. Even when I click "Show Hidden Files" it is still hidden.

I found this one adware detector which detected it, but wouldn't remove it unless I paid them (and frankly, I don't want to)... Here's the report it gave, though...



Scans (basic information only):

Scan Results:
scan start: 12/08/2006 12:30:38
scan stop: 12/08/2006 12:32:56
scanned items: 2276
found items: 0
found and ignored: 0
tools used: General Scanner, Process Scanner, LSP Scanner, Startup Scanner, Registry Scanner, Browser Scanner, Browser Activity Scanner, Disk Scanner, ActiveX Scanner

Infection Name Location Risk

Scan Results:
scan start: 12/08/2006 12:36:24
scan stop: 12/08/2006 12:40:14
scanned items: 36480
found items: 517
found and ignored: 0
tools used: Registry Scanner, Disk Scanner, ActiveX Scanner



Infection Name Location Risk
TV Media Display C:\Documents and Settings\milan\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Tvm.log Elevated
SpyKiller 2005 C:\Program Files\SpyKiller Medium
SpyKiller 2005 C:\Program Files\SpyKiller\INUSE Medium
SpyKiller 2005 C:\Program Files\SpyKiller\SpyKiller log23-9-04205530.txt Medium
SpyKiller 2005 C:\Program Files\SpyKiller\spyListTemp Medium
WebRebates C:\WINDOWS\Belt.ini High
Trojan.Stubby C:\WINDOWS\farmmext.ini High
Transponder.DLMax C:\WINDOWS\inf\dlmax.inf High
Trojan.Stubby C:\WINDOWS\inf\farmmext.inf High
Virtual Bouncer C:\WINDOWS\system32\MSrev23.dll High
Comet Cursor HKCR\CSSecurity.HTMLSecurity Low



Anyone know of a free application that will get rid of it for me? Please reply soon, I don't want this crap on my PC!


-Ana


PS just so you know. The adware is not physically present. There is no .exe file, I just need to remove the log file which remains.

Edited by Freaky Tree, 12 August 2006 - 07:40 AM.

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