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DrWatson Postmortem Debugger Error

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My problem is quite small, but extremely annoying, since everyone in my home is always sharing files on our network. Every time I click "My Network", whether its through the start menu, the desktop, or the My Computer menu, I receive a pop-up titled "DrWatson Postmortem Debugger" and my system freezes. The only action I can make during this is ctrl-alt-del. When I do this, I notice two running processes, 'drwtsn32.exe' and 'dwwin.exe'. Ending these processes unfreezes my computer and allows me to continue working, but I still can't access "My Network"...

After reading up on this, I've heard this is most likely a virus which uses the DrWatson program.
I know a handfull about computers and have tried endless solutions, but to no avail. I've run Ad-Aware, AVG, Spybot S&D, Spyware Doctor, Bug Doctor, SpySweeper, and SmitRem in safe mode multiple times. I've worked with HijackThis and Killbox looking for anything unusual and browsing through regedit. Once again, to no avail...

Any help that can be offered would be GREATLY appreciated, and I cant stress that enough. Hopefully it's something simple that I've overlooked. Thank you :tazz:

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.0
Scan saved at 5:18:10 AM, on 2/1/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Unable to get Internet Explorer version!

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\AlienGUIse\wbload.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7Debug\mdm.exe
C:\Program Files\Spyware Doctor\sdhelp.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Tim\Desktop\HijackThis.exe

O2 - BHO: (no name) - {53707962-6F74-2D53-2644-206D7942484F} - D:\PROGRA~1\SPYBOT~1\SDHelper.dll
O3 - Toolbar: Adobe PDF - {47833539-D0C5-4125-9FA8-0819E2EAAC93} - C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat 6.0\Acrobat\AcroIEFavClient.dll
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [AVG7_CC] C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgcc.exe /STARTUP
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [NvCplDaemon] RUNDLL32.EXE C:\WINDOWS\system32\NvCpl.dll,NvStartup
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [ctfmon.exe] C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
O9 - Extra button: (no name) - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_02\bin\npjpi150_02.dll
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Sun Java Console - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_02\bin\npjpi150_02.dll
O9 - Extra button: Spyware Doctor - {2D663D1A-8670-49D9-A1A5-4C56B4E14E84} - C:\PROGRA~1\SPYWAR~1\tools\iesdpb.dll
O10 - Unknown file in Winsock LSP: c:\windows\system32\avgfwafu.dll
O10 - Unknown file in Winsock LSP: c:\windows\system32\avgfwafu.dll
O10 - Unknown file in Winsock LSP: c:\windows\system32\avgfwafu.dll
O10 - Unknown file in Winsock LSP: c:\windows\system32\avgfwafu.dll
O10 - Unknown file in Winsock LSP: c:\windows\system32\avgfwafu.dll
O23 - Service: Adobe LM Service - Adobe Systems - C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe Systems Shared\Service\Adobelmsvc.exe
O23 - Service: AVG7 Alert Manager Server - GRISOFT, s.r.o. - C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
O23 - Service: AVG7 Update Service - GRISOFT, s.r.o. - C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgupsvc.exe
O23 - Service: AVG Firewall - GRISOFT, s.r.o. - C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgfwsrv.exe
O23 - Service: Creative Service for CDROM Access - Creative Technology Ltd - C:\WINDOWS\system32\CTsvcCDA.exe
O23 - Service: InstallDriver Table Manager - Macrovision Corporation - C:\Program Files\Common Files\InstallShield\Driver\11\Intel 32\IDriverT.exe
O23 - Service: iPodService - Apple Computer, Inc. - C:\Program Files\iPod\bin\iPodService.exe
O23 - Service: NVIDIA Display Driver Service - NVIDIA Corporation - C:\WINDOWS\system32\nvsvc32.exe
O23 - Service: PC Tools Spyware Doctor - Unknown - C:\Program Files\Spyware Doctor\sdhelp.exe

Edited by RandomOption, 01 February 2006 - 05:45 AM.

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does this occur when you shut down the avg firewall?
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aaah...i knew it was going to be something simple...
yeah that was the problem, i turned off the avg firewall and i was able to get into my network again
thank you so much :tazz:
any idea why this happens?
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