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pelley28

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Results of screen317's Security Check version 0.99.24
Windows 7 x64 (UAC is enabled)
Internet Explorer 9
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Antivirus/Firewall Check:

Windows Firewall Enabled!
avast! Free Antivirus
ESET Online Scanner v3
WMI entry may not exist for antivirus; attempting automatic update.
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Anti-malware/Other Utilities Check:

SUPERAntiSpyware Free Edition
Java™ 6 Update 20
Java™ 6 Update 4
Out of date Java installed!
Adobe Flash Player ( 10.0.45.2) Flash Player Out of Date!
Mozilla Firefox (x86 en-US..)
Mozilla Thunderbird (3.0.4) Thunderbird Out of Date!
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Process Check:
objlist.exe by Laurent

AVAST Software Avast AvastSvc.exe
AVAST Software Avast AvastUI.exe
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I will remove my tools now and give some recommendations, but, I would like you to run for 24 hours or so and come back if you have any problems

Now the best part of the day ----- Your log now appears clean

The following will implement some cleanup procedures as well as reset System Restore points:

Run OTL
  • Under the Custom Scans/Fixes box at the bottom, paste in the following

    :Commands
    [resethosts]
    [purity]
    [emptytemp]
    [EMPTYFLASH]

  • Then click the Run Fix button at the top
  • Let the program run unhindered, reboot the PC when it is done

Run OTL and hit the cleanup button. It will remove all the programmes we have used plus itself.

We will now confirm that your hidden files are set to that, as some of the tools I use will change that
  • Click Start.
  • Open My Computer.
  • Select the Tools menu and click Folder Options.
  • Select the View Tab.
  • Under the Hidden files and folders heading select Do not show hidden files and folders.
  • Click Yes to confirm.
  • Click OK.

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Your Java is out of date. Older versions have vulnerabilities that malware can use to infect your system.
Please follow these steps to remove older version of Java components and upgrade the application.

Upgrading Java:
  • Go to this site and click Do I have Java
  • It will check your current version and then offer to update to the latest version


- Download Auslogic Disc Defrag

Install the software and run it.

Next, select all your discs and click in the Desfragment option

Wait until Auslogic Disc Defrag finish the defragmentation and reboot your computer.




SPRING CLEAN

To manually create a new Restore Point
  • Go to Control Panel and select System
  • Select System
  • On the left select System Protection and accept the warning if you get one
  • Select System Protection Tab
  • Select Create at the bottom
  • Type in a name i.e. Clean
  • Select Create

Now we can purge the infected ones
  • GoStart > All programs > Accessories > system tools
  • Right click Disc cleanup and select run as administrator
  • Select Your main drive and accept the warning if you get one
  • For a few moments the system will make some calculations
  • Select the More Options tab
  • In the System Restore and Shadow Backups select Clean up
  • Select Delete on the pop up
  • Select OK
  • Select Delete

Now that you are clean, to help protect your computer in the future I recommend that you get the following free programmes:
Posted Image Malwarebytes. Update and run weekly to keep your system clean

Download and install FileHippo update checker and run it monthly it will show you which programmes on your system need updating and give a download link

It is critical to have both a firewall and anti virus to protect your system and to keep them updated. To keep your operating system up to date visit

To learn more about how to protect yourself while on the internet read our little guide How did I get infected in the first place ?

Keep safe.
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Hi, thank you for the fix's, it took alot off my computer.. like 81 malware's where removed.. and a few error's are not there anymore.. But like befor i got lagg issues and i dont think my isp can be the cause of theme all.. I try and play world of warcraft and get in group's with other people and everytime my computer go's unresponsive.. Its to the point now that all i can do is small task's on my game like single player farming or exploring, my ISP(internet sirvice provider) is not the best i no that but i dont think its this bad actually i disconnect from the internet and play offline games and the problem is still there so its a computer problem forsure.. i can hear the proccessor cooling fan cut in and out.. high rpm's then slow's then slow's even more to a halt at vary low proccesing speed for a duration (2-3-6mins) then it pick's right back up and proforms great right up untill i change something or do something different.. not extra work load.. ill turn off something first then try and turn on something else and get alot of pause's and slow proccessing for awhile(2-4-6 mins). please if you have anymore ideas about fix's or problems like/similar to my problem pls tell me.. Agin thank you vary much.


ps. My computer has to be better with all the things you removed from it. but it should be better then it is.. maybe its just me.. Well thank you, and good luck finding my problem, if there is any. Im at a loss and cant play any games for either good amount of time thats needed too play the games. In any modes. Thank you vary much.


-Travis

Edited by pelley28, 01 March 2012 - 04:50 PM.

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As I said to you. Your computer looks like free of malware. May I suggest to you for ask help in Hardware Forum.
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A slow computer does not mean there is malware present. I don't see anything in your Hijack This log to indicate that your problem is malware related. I will post the following info to get you started in the right direction, but if you need further help with this you will have to post a new topic in the proper Operating System Forum. I'm closing this topic.

Here are some routine maintenance practices that you should do on a regular basis to keep your machine running efficiently:

Disk Cleanup:

http://www.theelderg...nup_utility.htm

Defrag your HD:

http://artsweb.bham....rag-win2kxp.htm

Run chkdsk:

To use Chkdsk, click Start and My Computer. Right-click the hard drive you want to check, and click Properties. Select the Tools tab and click Check Now. Check both boxes. Click Start. You'll get a message that the computer must be rebooted to run a complete check. Click Yes and reboot. Chkdsk will take awhile, so run it when you don't need to use the computer for something else.

Remove unnecessary startups

This should be done through the System Configuration Utility. Go to Start > Run and type in msconfig.
Click OK or hit the Enter key.

Click on the "Startup" tab and remove the check by the items that you have determined are unnecessary. Click "Apply" then "Close"

You will be prompted to restart. Go ahead and restart.

Upon restart you will be confronted with a dialogue box warning about running in selective startup. Just ignore that message and put a check in the box by "Don't show me this message or launch the System Configuration Utility when Windows starts" and click "OK". You will not be bothered by the message again.

Keep in mind that some entries will be re-enabled in the startups each time you use that particular program. Therefore, you will have to find the option in that programs preferences that says something like "Load with Windows" or "Run when Windows Starts" and disable that option.

Go here for info on msconfig:

http://www.pacs-port...artup_index.htm

You can look up the startups at the following links to help determine what is needed and what is not:

http://computercops....tartupList.html

http://www.bleepingc...r.com/startups/

http://www.answersth...es/tasklist.htm

http://www.windowsst...start=50&end=75

Since this issue appears to be resolved ... this Topic has been closed. Glad we could help. :)

If you're the topic starter, have followed the steps above, and still suspect you may be infected, please contact a staff member with the address of the thread to have it reopened.

Everyone else please begin a New Topic.
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