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Is combofix safe to use now?
« on: January 08, 2008, 09:55:28 AM »
 ??? is combofix safe to use now i have downloaded but after downloaded i saw some web page that the combofix has roodkits or i dunno whats that  :P ? can any one tell me is the combofix safe to use now?

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2008, 01:19:34 PM »
If you download from the official site, it's a security/cleaner tool. It's safe, although it could be for advanced users (not simple).

Download ComboFix from Here or Here to your Desktop.

Double click combofix.exe and follow the prompts.

When finished, it shall produce a log for you. Post that log and a HiJackthis log in your next reply

Note: Do not mouseclick combofix's window while its running. That may cause it to stall.
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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2008, 11:09:35 AM »
 :D Wow after i finish running the combofix it safe a lot of space in my computer and increase 30% faster than before!!!! :o

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2008, 12:56:04 PM »
:D Wow after i finish running the combofix it safe a lot of space in my computer and increase 30% faster than before!!!! :o
But the most important is to post the logs here and get clean, otherwise, the viruses will come back.
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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2008, 10:40:19 PM »
The definitive guide for combofix can be found here http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/how-to-use-combofix  And it is the only official guide

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #5 on: January 10, 2008, 05:56:33 AM »
Tech you ask me to post the logs here but i cant find it i close it already so how to get it back ???

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #6 on: January 10, 2008, 06:05:55 AM »
Look in c:\combofix

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #7 on: January 11, 2008, 09:52:24 AM »
Ok here is the post





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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #8 on: January 11, 2008, 12:42:06 PM »
Please Download NoLop[/color] to your desktop from one of the links below...
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  • First close any other programs you have running as this will require a reboot
  • Double click NoLop.exe to run it
  • Now click the button labelled "Search and Destroy"
    <<your computer will now be scanned for infected files>>[/color]
  • When scanning is finished you will be prompted to reboot only if infected, Click OK
  • Now click the "REBOOT[/color]" Button.
  • A Message should popup from NoLop. If not, double click the program again and it will finish Please Post the contents of C:\NoLop.log along with a fresh HijackThis log
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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #9 on: January 12, 2008, 05:22:07 AM »
Is this program safe to use  :o? Will it delete some of the files that i need ? Im afraid that it will deleted some of my computer program that i need to use ;D

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #10 on: January 12, 2008, 11:41:15 AM »
No you have a LOP infection that needs to be removed.  The programme is safe 

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #11 on: January 13, 2008, 10:15:42 AM »
Well ok i trust you i will try to use it now

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #12 on: January 13, 2008, 10:57:10 AM »
Erm essexboy i wanna say that i dont really know what the mean of (Please Post the contents of C:\NoLop.log along with a fresh HijackThis log) please give some idea

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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #13 on: January 13, 2008, 01:43:17 PM »
OK nolop will generate a log at this location C:\NoLop.log

Download & Run HijackThis.exe

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  • Doubleclick HJTInstall.exe to install it.
  • By default it will install to C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis .
  • Click on Install.
  • It will create a HijackThis icon on the desktop.
  • Once installed, it will launch Hijackthis.
  • Click on the Do a system scan and save a logfile button. It will scan and the log should open in notepad.
  • Copy/Paste the log to your next reply please.
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Re: Is combofix safe to use now?
« Reply #14 on: January 14, 2008, 11:07:10 AM »
Hey i cant post it. It is too long for me to post here it says that not more than 100000 word. So how can i do make a Additional Options? or what?