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Might have gotten spyware from something I installed [Solved]


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Sorry, forgot that. No, it seems fine.
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Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware:

Please download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from Here or Here

Double Click mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
  • Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.
  • If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.
  • Once the program has loaded, select "Perform Quick Scan", then click Scan.
  • The scan may take some time to finish,so please be patient.
  • When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.
  • Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
  • When disinfection is completed, a log will open in Notepad and you may be prompted to Restart.(See Extra Note)
  • The log is automatically saved by MBAM and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.
  • Copy & Paste the entire report in your next reply.
If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove, you will be presented with 1 of 2 prompts, click OK to either and let MBAM proceed with the disinfection process, if asked to restart the computer, please do so immediately.

ESET Online Scanner:

Please run a free online scan with the ESET Online Scanner

Vista / Win7 users: Right-click on the either the IE or FF icon in the Start Menu or Quick Launch Bar on the Taskbar and select Run as Administrator.

Note: This scan works with Internet Explorer or Mozilla FireFox.

If using Mozilla Firefox you will need to download esetsmartinstaller_enu.exe when prompted then double click on it to install.

  • Click the green ESET Online Scanner box
  • Tick the box next to YES, I accept the Terms of Use
    then click on: Start
  • You may see a panel towards the top of the screen telling you the website wants to install an addon... click and allow it to install. If your firewall asks whether you want to allow installation, say yes.
  • Make sure that the option Scan archives is checked.
  • Now click on Advanced Settings and select the following:
    • Scan for potentially unwanted applications
    • Scan for potentially unsafe applications
    • Enable Anti-Stealth Technology
  • Click on Start
  • The virus signature database will begin to download. Be patient this make take some time depending on the speed of your Internet Connection.
  • When completed the Online Scan will begin automatically. The scan may take several hours.
  • Do not touch either the Mouse or keyboard during the scan otherwise it may stall.
  • When completed select Uninstall application on close, make sure you copy the logfile first!

Paste the Logfile in your next reply.

Security Check:

Paste the Logfile in your next reply.

Download Security Check from here or here.
  • Save it to your Desktop.
  • Double click SecurityCheck.exe and follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box.
  • A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.

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Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.75.0.1300
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: v2013.11.15.11

Windows 7 x64 NTFS
Internet Explorer 9.0.8112.16421
Matt :: MATT-PC [administrator]

11/20/2013 3:29:57 PM
mbam-log-2013-11-20 (15-29-57).txt

Scan type: Quick scan
Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM
Scan options disabled: P2P
Objects scanned: 234762
Time elapsed: 3 minute(s), 22 second(s)

Memory Processes Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Files Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

(end)






C:\Downloads\lots of games\Thunder Blade (1988)(Us Gold).zip probably unknown CRYPT.TSR.COM.EXE virus deleted - quarantined
C:\Program Files\Java\svchost.exe Win32/BitCoinMiner.F application cleaned by deleting - quarantined
C:\Program Files (x86)\Magic Photo Editor\MagicPhoto.exe Win32/Induc virus deleted - quarantined
C:\Program Files (x86)\PSeMu3\PSeMu3.exe a variant of MSIL/Hoax.Agent.NAF application cleaned by deleting - quarantined
C:\Program Files (x86)\Rayman Legends\steam_api.dll a variant of Win32/HackTool.Crack.BQ application cleaned by deleting - quarantined
C:\Program Files (x86)\Torchlight II\steam_api.dll a variant of Win32/HackTool.Crack.BQ application cleaned by deleting - quarantined
C:\Program Files (x86)\WB Games\Batman Arkham City GOTY\Binaries\Win32\buddha.dll a variant of Win32/Packed.VMProtect.AAA trojan cleaned by deleting - quarantined






Results of screen317's Security Check version 0.99.77
Windows 7 x64 (UAC is enabled)
Out of date service pack!!
Internet Explorer 11
``````````````Antivirus/Firewall Check:``````````````
Windows Firewall Enabled!
WMI entry may not exist for antivirus; attempting automatic update.
`````````Anti-malware/Other Utilities Check:`````````
Spybot - Search & Destroy
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware version 1.75.0.1300
JavaFX 2.1.1
Java™ 6 Update 25
Java™ 7 Update 5
Java version out of Date!
Adobe Flash Player 11.9.900.117
Adobe Reader 10.1.8 Adobe Reader out of Date!
Mozilla Firefox (26.0)
````````Process Check: objlist.exe by Laurent````````
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware mbamscheduler.exe
`````````````````System Health check`````````````````
Total Fragmentation on Drive C: 0%
````````````````````End of Log``````````````````````
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I see some Cracks, we don't support any cracks. We will remove it now. Your PC is clean.

- FIRST -

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

    :Files
    C:\Program Files\Java
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Rayman Legends
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Torchlight II
    C:\Program Files (x86)\PSeMu3

    :Commands
    [EMPTYTEMP]
    [CLEARALLRESTOREPOINTS]

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

- NEXT -

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

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- NEXT -

I want you to uninstall following programs (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs):

  • ESET

What's with MBAM?

Malwarebytes is a very good free scanner! It isn't a one demand scanner so it won't have any problems with your AntiVirus! It would be good if you scan your PC after Malware every 1-2 months (of course with Malwarebytes).
But if you like to uninstall it, then make that:

I want you to uninstall following programs (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs):

  • Malwarebytes

- NEXT -

Download File-Hippo Updatechecker http://www.filehippo.../updatechecker/ Please run it monthly - it will scan your Updatestatus. For example a program is out dated the UpdateChecker will give you a link where you can download the newest version of the respective program.

How to update programs with FileHippo Updatechecker?

  • Start FileHippo Updatechecker
  • You get redirected to a Website
  • You probably see a list of updates (if not then are probably all programs up to date)
  • Click on the first item of the list, download the Update , after that reboot the Computer and take the next item of the list!

- NEXT -

Posted Image 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. NOT supported for use in 9x or ME

Upgrade Java : (64 bits)
  • Download the latest version of Java SE Runtime Environment (JRE) Version 7 Update 45 .
  • Under the JAVA Platform Standard Edition, click the "Download JRE" button to the right.
  • Check the box that says: "Accept License Agreement.".
  • Click on the link to download Windows Offline Installation 64 bit (jre-7u45-windows-x64.exe) and save it to your desktop. Do NOT use the Sun Download Manager..
  • Close any programs you may have running - especially your web browser.
  • Go to Start > Control Panel, double-click on Add/Remove programs and remove all older versions of Java.
  • Check any item with Java Runtime Environment (JRE or J2SE) in the name.
  • Click the Remove or Change/Remove button.
  • Repeat as many times as necessary to remove each Java version.
  • Reboot your computer once all Java components are removed.
  • Then from your desktop double-click on the download to install the newest version.(Vista or Win 7 users, right click on the jre-7u25-windows-x64.exe and select "Run as an Administrator.")


Please also update these Programs:

  • AdobeReader

Please make a Windows Update. To do this:

  • Click the Start button. You can find it in the lower left corner of your screen.
  • Type "Update" in the search box.
  • Click "Windows Update." You'll be able to click this option from the list of results.
  • Click "Check for updates." You can find this option in the left pane. You will then receive a message telling you that important updates are available or that optional updates are available.
  • Click the message. This will let you view the updates that are available.

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  • Select all updates (optional + important updates!).
  • Click "OK."
  • Click "Install Updates." If you're prompted for your password or confirmation, type the password and provide confirmation.


- NEXT -


Exercise common sense

Having security programs installed is very helpful to you, but none of them have the gift of human thought. The best way to make sure you don't get infected is to look before you leap. Be careful of what websites you visit - if a site looks suspicious, trust your instincts and get out of there. Be careful of what attachments you open in emails and files you download from websites - check them over carefully and look at the file extensions to make sure that you know what you're getting. Using peer-to-peer file sharing programs or downloading cracks and keygens is something else to avoid - the files you will be downloading are infected in the vast majority of cases, and the benefits simply aren't worth the risk to your computer.

Keep up on Windows updates

Along with keeping all of the security programs that you choose to use updated, it is also important to keep up on system updates from Microsoft, as these patch critical security vulnerabilities and help to keep you safe. Typically the windows update icon will appear in your taskbar when new updates are available, whenever you see it you should open the menu up and install the updates that are available. Although it may be an annoyance, that little bit of extra time it takes to stay updated is very well worth it instead of getting infected from an exploit and having to clean your PC again.

Slow computer?

If your computer begins to slow down again in the future for no particular reason, your first step should not be to come back to the malware forum. As your computer ages and is used, its parts wear, files and programs accumulate, and its performance speed can decrease. To restore your computer's performance to its best possible level, follow the steps in this guide (http://www.geekstogo...g-your-machine/) written by tech expert Artellos.

Keep safe! :thumbsup:
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Alright, I did all that stuff. Thanks a lot for helping.
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No problem. :thumbsup:
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Since this issue appears to be resolved ... this Topic has been closed. Glad we could help. :)

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