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safewebnavigate is the latest in a long line of Smitfraud/zlob trojans. SmitFraudFix will remove safewebnavigate, but you should also check your system for other malware, and use ATF cleaner to clean your temp files when finished.

Instructions for removing safewebnavigate using SmitFraudFix (by S!Ri)

SmitFraudFix only works with Windows XP or 2000

Download SmitfraudFix:

Use this URL to download the latest version (the file contains both English and French versions):

  • Search:
    • Double-click SmitfraudFix.exe
    • Select 1 and hit Enter to create a report of the infected files. The report can be found at the root of the system drive, usually at C:\rapport.txt
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  • Clean:
    • Reboot your computer in Safe Mode (before the Windows icon appears, tap the F8 key continually)
    • Double-click SmitfraudFix.exe
    • Select 2 and hit Enter to delete infect files.
    • You will be prompted: Do you want to clean the registry ? answer Y (yes) and hit Enter in order to remove the Desktop background and clean registry keys associated with the infection.
    • The tool will now check if wininet.dll is infected. You may be prompted to replace the infected file (if found): Replace infected file ? answer Y (yes) and hit Enter to restore a clean file.
    • A reboot may be needed to finish the cleaning process. The report can be found at the root of the system drive, usually at C:\rapport.txt
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  • Optional:
    • To restore Trusted and Restricted site zone, select 3 and hit Enter.
    • You will be prompted: Restore Trusted Zone ? answer Y (yes) and hit Enter to delete trusted zone.
process.exe is detected by some antivirus programs (AntiVir, Dr.Web, Kaspersky) as a "RiskTool". It is not a virus, but a program used to stop system processes. Antivirus programs cannot distinguish between "good" and "malicious" use of such programs, therefore they may alert the user.

Posted Image Has SmitFraudFix helped you remove safewebnavigate? A tool like this takes a lot of time to keep updated. Please consider a donation to S!Ri so he can continue his hard work. :whistling:

Are you still having problems removing safewebnavigate, or other malware on your system? Please start a new topic in our Malware Removal Forum, after following these instructions.

Other references:
safewebnavigate @ SiteAdvisor | SmitFraudFix
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