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Possible Malware on my computer

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It almost seems like this is a daily problem for me. I get on the computer and it reads that there is a problem. I use Advanced SystemCare as my computer's security and scanner, and when I run the daily scan, it seems that there are always problems found. Also, whenever I get on the internet I encounter a lot of pop ups. Even though I have a pop up blocker. I am afraid that it might be Malware, Spyware, Adware, or some other type of virus. Another thing I noticed is the amount of processes running on my computer. When I go into the task manager, and look at my running processes, it has 41 when I don't have any programs or applications up and running. I feel like that is a lot, but I am not sure.


Platform: Windows XP (WinNT 5.1)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.0 (8.0.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Matrix Storage Manager\iaantmon.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Dan & Nikki Turner\Application Data\dwm.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Dan & Nikki Turner\Local Settings\Application Data\puf.exe
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\SoftwareUpdate\YahooAUService.exe
C:\Program Files\IObit\Advanced SystemCare 3\AWC.exe
C:\Program Files\Gamesbar\SearchEngineProtection.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Desktop Search\WindowsSearch.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Dan & Nikki Turner\Application Data\Microsoft\conhost.exe
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ymsgr_tray.exe
O2 - BHO: &Yahoo! Toolbar Helper - {02478D38-C3F9-4EFB-9B51-7695ECA05670} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn4\yt.dll
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {06849E9F-C8D7-4D59-B87D-784B7D6BE0B3} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: AcroIEHelperStub - {18DF081C-E8AD-4283-A596-FA578C2EBDC3} - C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Acrobat\ActiveX\AcroIEHelperShim.dll
O2 - BHO: SWEETIE - {1A0AADCD-3A72-4b5f-900F-E3BB5A838E2A} - C:\PROGRA~1\MACROG~1\SWEETI~1\toolbar.dll
O2 - BHO: SWEETIE - {45A4902E-4479-4EAE-A186-8D0F7E4C78DE} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: SWEETIE - {5BAB4B5B-68BC-4B02-94D6-2FC0DE4A7897} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common\yiesrvc.dll
O2 - BHO: SWEETIE - {5CA3D70E-1895-11CF-8E15-001234567890} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\dla\tfswshx.dll
O2 - BHO: BHO Project - {66D8FBA6-D90F-40A9-AC55-84896F79CA69} - BHO Project
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {A6ACAE64-F798-4930-AD86-BD3FB32038DB} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {CA6319C0-31B7-401E-A518-A07C3DB8F777} - c:\Program Files\GoogleAFE\GoogleAE.dll
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {CB0D163C-E9F4-4236-9496-0597E24B23A5} - C:\Program Files\GamesBar\\oberontb.dll
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {DBC80044-A445-435b-BC74-9C25C1C588A9} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jp2ssv.dll
O2 - BHO: JQSIEStartDetectorImpl - {E7E6F031-17CE-4C07-BC86-EABFE594F69C} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\lib\deploy\jqs\ie\jqs_plugin.dll
O2 - BHO: JQSIEStartDetectorImpl - {FDAD4DA1-61A2-4FD8-9C17-86F7AC245081} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn4\YTSingleInstance.dll
O3 - Toolbar: Yahoo! Toolbar - {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn4\yt.dll
O3 - Toolbar: Protection Bar - {84938242-5C5B-4A55-B6B9-A1507543B418} -
O3 - Toolbar: (no name) - {0BF43445-2F28-4351-9252-17FE6E806AA0} - (no file)
O3 - Toolbar: (no name) - {07B18EA9-A523-4961-B6BB-170DE4475CCA} - (no file)
O3 - Toolbar: SweetIM For Internet Explorer - {BC4FFE41-DE9F-46fa-B455-AAD49B9F9938} - C:\Program Files\Macrogaming\SweetIMBarForIE\toolbar.dll
O3 - Toolbar: (no name) - {6F282B65-56BF-4BD1-A8B2-A4449A05863D} - (no file)
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [MSMSGS] "C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe" /background
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Hi there Advanced windows care is not an antivirus - hence you are fairly badly infected. I will need a deeper look at your system prior to cleaning. Once I have the majority clear we will look at some Antivirus programmes for you

Download aswMBR.exe ( 511KB ) to your desktop.

Double click the aswMBR.exe to run it

Click the "Scan" button to start scan
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On completion of the scan click save log, save it to your desktop and post in your next reply
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Download OTL to your Desktop
  • Double click on the icon to run it. Make sure all other windows are closed and to let it run uninterrupted.
  • Select All Users
  • Under the Custom Scan box paste this in

    %systemroot%\*. /mp /s
    hklm\software\clients\startmenuinternet|command /rs

  • Click the Quick Scan button. Do not change any settings unless otherwise told to do so. The scan wont take long.
  • When the scan completes, it will open two notepad windows. OTL.Txt and Extras.Txt. These are saved in the same location as OTL.
  • Post both logs

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aswMBR version Copyright© 2011 AVAST Software
Run date: 2011-06-08 10:27:59
10:27:59.406 OS Version: Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3
10:27:59.406 Number of processors: 2 586 0x404
10:27:59.406 ComputerName: COMPUTER UserName:
10:28:00.390 Initialize success
10:28:04.718 Disk 0 (boot) \Device\Harddisk0\DR0 -> \Device\Ide\IAAStorageDevice-0
10:28:04.718 Disk 0 Vendor: WDC_WD80 10.0 Size: 76293MB BusType: 3
10:28:04.718 Disk 0 MBR read successfully
10:28:04.718 Disk 0 MBR scan
10:28:04.718 Disk 0 TDL4@MBR code has been found
10:28:04.718 Disk 0 MBR hidden
10:28:04.734 Disk 0 MBR [TDL4] **ROOTKIT**
10:28:04.734 Disk 0 trace - called modules:
10:28:04.734 ntkrnlpa.exe CLASSPNP.SYS disk.sys >>UNKNOWN [0x8aa0e4d0]<<
10:28:04.734 1 nt!IofCallDriver -> \Device\Harddisk0\DR0[0x8b374ab8]
10:28:04.734 3 CLASSPNP.SYS[ba0e8fd7] -> nt!IofCallDriver -> [0x8b387630]
10:28:04.734 \Driver\iastor[0x8b37e6f8] -> IRP_MJ_CREATE -> 0x8aa0e4d0
10:28:04.734 Scan finished successfully
10:29:18.187 Disk 0 MBR has been saved successfully to "C:\Documents and Settings\Dan & Nikki Turner\Desktop\MBR.dat"
10:29:18.218 The log file has been saved successfully to "C:\Documents and Settings\Dan & Nikki Turner\Desktop\aswMBR.txt"
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Are you running OTL now ?
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