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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #30 on: August 20, 2009, 09:55:53 PM »
One of these entries does not seem to appear in the list, even though it does appear in the logfile?.
Strange, maybe because your running in safe mode ! Best that you post all logs. So post logs from HJT, MBAM, SDfix. Also try the rescue disc.


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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #31 on: August 24, 2009, 06:01:36 PM »
Ok I've now run all of these and here are the results, starting with the SDFIX log

SDFix: Version 1.240
Run by Fergus Brett on 24/08/2009 at 16:36

Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
Running From: C:\SDFix

Checking Services :

Restoring Default Security Values
Restoring Default Hosts File


Checking Files :

Trojan Files Found:

C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Documents\qefokojako.scr - Deleted
C:\WINDOWS\system32\_scui.cpl - Deleted

Removing Temp Files

ADS Check :

                                 Final Check :

catchme 0.3.1361.2 W2K/XP/Vista - rootkit/stealth malware detector by Gmer,
Rootkit scan 2009-08-24 16:47:00
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 NTFS

scanning hidden processes ...

scanning hidden services & system hive ...

scanning hidden registry entries ...

scanning hidden files ...

scan completed successfully
hidden processes: 0
hidden services: 0
hidden files: 0

Remaining Services :

Authorized Application Key Export:

"C:\\Program Files\\BitTorrent_DNA\\dna.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\BitTorrent_DNA\\dna.exe:*:Enabled:BitTorrent DNA"
"C:\\Program Files\\BitTorrent\\bittorrent.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\BitTorrent\\bittorrent.exe:*:Enabled:BitTorrent"
"C:\\Program Files\\\\LastFM.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\\\LastFM.exe:*"
"C:\\Program Files\\Soulseek-Test\\slsk.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Soulseek-Test\\slsk.exe:*:Enabled:SoulSeek"
"C:\\Program Files\\Soulseek\\slsk.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Soulseek\\slsk.exe:*:Enabled:SoulSeek"
"%windir%\\Network Diagnostic\\xpnetdiag.exe"="%windir%\\Network Diagnostic\\xpnetdiag.exe:*:Enabled:@xpsp3res.dll,-20000"
"C:\\Program Files\\Winamp Remote\\bin\\Orb.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Winamp Remote\\bin\\Orb.exe:*:Enabled:Orb"
"C:\\Program Files\\Winamp Remote\\bin\\OrbTray.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Winamp Remote\\bin\\OrbTray.exe:*:Enabled:OrbTray"
"C:\\Program Files\\Winamp Remote\\bin\\OrbStreamerClient.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Winamp Remote\\bin\\OrbStreamerClient.exe:*:Enabled:Orb Stream Client"
"C:\\WINDOWS\\system32\\muzapp.exe"="C:\\WINDOWS\\system32\\muzapp.exe:*:Enabled:MUZ AOD APP player"
"C:\\Program Files\\DNA\\btdna.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\DNA\\btdna.exe:*:Enabled:DNA"
"C:\\Program Files\\Messenger\\msmsgs.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Messenger\\msmsgs.exe:*:Enabled:Windows Messenger"
"C:\\Program Files\\Mozilla Firefox 3 Beta 4\\firefox.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Mozilla Firefox 3 Beta 4\\firefox.exe:*:Disabled:Firefox"
"C:\\Program Files\\Kontiki\\KService.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Kontiki\\KService.exe:*:Enabled:Delivery Manager Service"
"C:\\Documents and Settings\\Fergus Brett\\Local Settings\\Application Data\\Google\\Google Talk Plugin\\googletalkplugin.dll"="C:\\Documents and Settings\\Fergus Brett\\Local Settings\\Application Data\\Google\\Google Talk Plugin\\googletalkplugin.dll:*:Enabled:Google Talk Plugin"
"C:\\Documents and Settings\\Fergus Brett\\Local Settings\\Application Data\\Google\\Google Talk Plugin\\googletalkplugin.exe"="C:\\Documents and Settings\\Fergus Brett\\Local Settings\\Application Data\\Google\\Google Talk Plugin\\googletalkplugin.exe:*:Enabled:Google Talk Plugin"
"C:\\Program Files\\Google\\Google Talk\\googletalk.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Google\\Google Talk\\googletalk.exe:*:Enabled:Google Talk"
"C:\\Program Files\\Spotify\\spotify.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Spotify\\spotify.exe:*:Enabled:Spotify"
"C:\\Program Files\\Bonjour\\mDNSResponder.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Bonjour\\mDNSResponder.exe:*:Enabled:Bonjour"
"C:\\Program Files\\Mozilla Firefox\\firefox.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Mozilla Firefox\\firefox.exe:*:Enabled:Firefox"
"C:\\Program Files\\iTunes\\iTunes.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\iTunes\\iTunes.exe:*:Enabled:iTunes"
"C:\\Program Files\\Skype\\Phone\\Skype.exe"="C:\\Program Files\\Skype\\Phone\\Skype.exe:*:Enabled:Skype"

"%windir%\\Network Diagnostic\\xpnetdiag.exe"="%windir%\\Network Diagnostic\\xpnetdiag.exe:*:Enabled:@xpsp3res.dll,-20000"

Remaining Files :

File Backups: - C:\SDFix\backups\

Files with Hidden Attributes :

Sat 15 Aug 2009           211 A.SH. --- "C:\BOOT.BAK"
Fri 13 Feb 2004    41,440,464 A..H. --- "C:\Program Files\R72984.exe"
Mon 10 Mar 2008     6,104,632 A..H. --- "C:\Program Files\Picasa2\setup.exe"
Mon 26 Jan 2009     1,740,632 A.SHR --- "C:\Program Files\Spybot - Search & Destroy\SDUpdate.exe"
Mon 26 Jan 2009     5,365,592 A.SHR --- "C:\Program Files\Spybot - Search & Destroy\SpybotSD.exe"
Thu  5 Mar 2009     2,260,480 A.SHR --- "C:\Program Files\Spybot - Search & Destroy\TeaTimer.exe"
Sun  8 Mar 2009         4,348 A.SH. --- "C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\DRM\DRMv1.bak"
Sun  5 Apr 2009             0 A.SH. --- "C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\DRM\Cache\Indiv02.tmp"



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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #32 on: August 24, 2009, 06:02:15 PM »
Here is the malware log file from today

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.40
Database version: 2616
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 (Safe Mode)

24/08/2009 16:29:58
mbam-log-2009-08-24 (16-29-58).txt

Scan type: Full Scan (C:\|)
Objects scanned: 165087
Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 24 minute(s), 20 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 2
Memory Modules Infected: 4
Registry Keys Infected: 2
Registry Values Infected: 2
Registry Data Items Infected: 3
Folders Infected: 3
Files Infected: 27

Memory Processes Infected:
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\PC_Antispyware2010.exe (Rogue.Multiple) -> Unloaded process successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\braviax.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Unloaded process successfully.

Memory Modules Infected:
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\htmlayout.dll (Rogue.AntiVirusPro2009) -> Delete on reboot.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\_scui.cpl (Rogue.HomeAntiVirus) -> Delete on reboot.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\AVEngn.dll (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Delete on reboot.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\pthreadVC2.dll (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Delete on reboot.

Registry Keys Infected:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\pc_antispyware2010 (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\PC_Antispyware2010 (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\pc antispyware 2010 (Rogue.Multiple) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\braviax (Trojan.Downloader) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Data Items Infected:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center\AntiVirusDisableNotify (Disabled.SecurityCenter) -> Bad: (1) Good: (0) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center\FirewallDisableNotify (Disabled.SecurityCenter) -> Bad: (1) Good: (0) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center\UpdatesDisableNotify (Disabled.SecurityCenter) -> Bad: (1) Good: (0) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Folders Infected:
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010 (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\data (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\Microsoft.VC80.CRT (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Files Infected:
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\PC_Antispyware2010.exe (Rogue.Multiple) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\htmlayout.dll (Rogue.AntiVirusPro2009) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Avenger\htmlayout.dll (Rogue.AntiVirusPro2009) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Avenger\PC_Antispyware2010.exe (Rogue.Multiple) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Avenger\_scui.cpl (Rogue.HomeAntiVirus) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\wscui.cpl (Rogue.HomeAntiVirus) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\System Volume Information\_restore{E0FB2674-B7A1-4288-A016-D54A04472150}\RP1\A0004127.sys (Trojan.KillAV) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\System Volume Information\_restore{E0FB2674-B7A1-4288-A016-D54A04472150}\RP1\A0004133.sys (Trojan.KillAV) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\System Volume Information\_restore{E0FB2674-B7A1-4288-A016-D54A04472150}\RP1\A0004134.sys (Trojan.KillAV) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\_scui.cpl (Rogue.HomeAntiVirus) -> Delete on reboot.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\beep.sys (Trojan.KillAV) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\figaro.sys (Trojan.KillAV) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\beep.sys (Trojan.KillAV) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\AVEngn.dll (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\PC_Antispyware2010.cfg (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\pthreadVC2.dll (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\Uninstall.exe (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\data\daily.cvd (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\Microsoft.VC80.CRT\Microsoft.VC80.CRT.manifest (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\Microsoft.VC80.CRT\msvcm80.dll (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\Microsoft.VC80.CRT\msvcp80.dll (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\PC_Antispyware2010\Microsoft.VC80.CRT\msvcr80.dll (Rogue.PC_Antispyware2010) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\braviax.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wisdstr.exe (Trojan.FakeAlert) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\Temp\BN1.tmp (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\WINDOWS\Temp\BN4.tmp (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\LocalService\oashdihasidhasuidhiasdhiashdiuasdhasd (Trace.Pandex) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.


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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #33 on: August 24, 2009, 06:04:29 PM »
And the Hijack This log from today

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 17:03:32, on 24/08/2009
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)
Boot mode: Safe mode with network support

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\ZcfgSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Fergus Brett\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Google Talk Plugin\googletalkplugin.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Fergus Brett\Desktop\RootRepeal.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings,ProxyOverride = *.local
R3 - URLSearchHook: Yahoo! Toolbar - {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - (no file)
O3 - Toolbar: (no name) - {BA52B914-B692-46c4-B683-905236F6F655} - (no file)
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [dla] C:\WINDOWS\system32\dla\tfswctrl.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ISUSPM Startup] C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\UPDATE~1\ISUSPM.exe -startup
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ISUSScheduler] "C:\Program Files\Common Files\InstallShield\UpdateService\issch.exe" -start
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [SynTPEnh] C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [IntelZeroConfig] C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\bin\ZCfgSvc.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [IntelWireless] C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\ifrmewrk.exe /tf Intel PROSet/Wireless
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [SunJavaUpdateSched] "C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jusched.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Broadcom Wireless Manager UI] C:\WINDOWS\system32\WLTRAY.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [avast!] C:\PROGRA~1\ALWILS~1\Avast4\ashDisp.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [4oD] "C:\Program Files\Kontiki\KHost.exe" -all
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [QuickTime Task] "C:\Program Files\QuickTime\QTTask.exe" -atboottime
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [iTunesHelper] "C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Adobe Reader Speed Launcher] "C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 9.0\Reader\Reader_sl.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [KernelFaultCheck] %systemroot%\system32\dumprep 0 -k
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [igfxtray] C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxtray.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [igfxhkcmd] C:\WINDOWS\system32\hkcmd.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [igfxpers] C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxpers.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [SigmatelSysTrayApp] stsystra.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Regedit32] C:\WINDOWS\system32\regedit.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\RunOnce: [Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (reboot)] "C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbam.exe" /runcleanupscript
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [ctfmon.exe] C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [BitTorrent DNA] "C:\Program Files\DNA\btdna.exe"
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [kdx] C:\Program Files\Kontiki\KHost.exe -all
O4 - HKUS\S-1-5-18\..\Run: [CTFMON.EXE] C:\WINDOWS\system32\CTFMON.EXE (User 'SYSTEM')
O4 - HKUS\S-1-5-18\..\Run: [braviax]  (User 'SYSTEM')
O4 - HKUS\.DEFAULT\..\Run: [CTFMON.EXE] C:\WINDOWS\system32\CTFMON.EXE (User 'Default user')
O8 - Extra context menu item: E&xport to Microsoft Excel - res://C:\PROGRA~1\MICROS~2\Office12\EXCEL.EXE/3000
O9 - Extra button: (no name) - {DFB852A3-47F8-48C4-A200-58CAB36FD2A2} - C:\PROGRA~1\SPYBOT~1\SDHelper.dll
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Spybot - Search & Destroy Configuration - {DFB852A3-47F8-48C4-A200-58CAB36FD2A2} - C:\PROGRA~1\SPYBOT~1\SDHelper.dll
O9 - Extra button: (no name) - {e2e2dd38-d088-4134-82b7-f2ba38496583} - C:\WINDOWS\Network Diagnostic\xpnetdiag.exe
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: @xpsp3res.dll,-20001 - {e2e2dd38-d088-4134-82b7-f2ba38496583} - C:\WINDOWS\Network Diagnostic\xpnetdiag.exe
O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Windows Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
O16 - DPF: {7584C670-2274-4EFB-B00B-D6AABA6D3850} (Microsoft RDP Client Control (redist)) -
O23 - Service: Apple Mobile Device - Apple Inc. - C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
O23 - Service: avast! iAVS4 Control Service (aswUpdSv) - ALWIL Software - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe
O23 - Service: avast! Antivirus - ALWIL Software - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashServ.exe
O23 - Service: avast! Mail Scanner - ALWIL Software - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashMaiSv.exe
O23 - Service: avast! Web Scanner - ALWIL Software - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashWebSv.exe
O23 - Service: Bonjour Service - Apple Inc. - C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
O23 - Service: EvtEng - Intel Corporation - C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\EvtEng.exe
O23 - Service: Google Updater Service (gusvc) - Google - C:\Program Files\Google\Common\Google Updater\GoogleUpdaterService.exe
O23 - Service: Imapi Helper - Alex Feinman - C:\Program Files\Alex Feinman\ISO Recorder\ImapiHelper.exe
O23 - Service: iPod Service - Apple Inc. - C:\Program Files\iPod\bin\iPodService.exe
O23 - Service: Java Quick Starter (JavaQuickStarterService) - Sun Microsystems, Inc. - C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
O23 - Service: KService - Kontiki Inc. - C:\Program Files\Kontiki\KService.exe
O23 - Service: NICCONFIGSVC - Dell Inc. - C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\NICCONFIGSVC.exe
O23 - Service: RegSrvc - Intel Corporation - C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\RegSrvc.exe
O23 - Service: Spectrum24 Event Monitor (S24EventMonitor) - Intel Corporation  - C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\S24EvMon.exe
O23 - Service: WLANKEEPER - IntelĀ® Corporation - C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\WLKeeper.exe
O23 - Service: Dell Wireless WLAN Tray Service (wltrysvc) - Unknown owner - C:\WINDOWS\System32\WLTRYSVC.EXE

End of file - 6097 bytes


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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #34 on: August 24, 2009, 06:08:25 PM »
Seems like the braviax and regedit files are still re-appearing in Hijack This. I'll try run Avast now and see if it can remove the braviax file.

Finally with regard to Avira, my cd drive is out of action so I haven't been able to try this.. Is there any non-cd way of doing this?


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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #35 on: August 24, 2009, 06:24:28 PM »
While running a full avast scan I got an error message saying "avast has detected a virus in the operating memory. Since it is very dangerous to work with the computer while the virus is active, it is strongly recommended that you restart the computer and let avast scan all your data in the boot phase, before the virus can be activated." So I'm going to try to do this but from previous experience Im not confident the boot time scan will work as I've tried it before. It doesn't sound too good considering the amount of programs I've just run that there is still such a big issue!


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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #36 on: August 24, 2009, 06:27:47 PM »
If it were me I would have removed the system from the Internet then backed up my needed data then completely removed the hard drive partition with FDISK then added it back then install XP.

I have both SP2 and SP3 CDs and then I would install them and only then would I connect the system to the Internet and get the remaining SP3 updates.

Why do I know?

I had to do this on my XP Pro system a little while ago as it began acting weird and probably it is just a Windows thing that it really needs a good cleanup after a while just like any abode that likes to accumulate dust bunnies and superfluous stuff after a while.


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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #37 on: August 24, 2009, 07:17:05 PM »
Cheers, I've considered doing that actually. I had to get Dell to send me the xp disk, but as my cd drive does not work I'm stuck for the moment. I'm planning on trying to use my girlfriends laptop to copy the cd files across to and then copy across to my external hard drive and see if I can re-install from there. Not sure if it will work though. I only have SP2 but will look at getting SP3.
Finally I'm, not too sure what you mean by removing the hard drive partition with FDISK or how to go about doing it?


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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #38 on: August 24, 2009, 07:35:20 PM »
I picked up a working used CD drive from my local PC store for $5.00

Microsoft to the rescue:

How to Run Fdisk on Windows XP Pro <== should work on Home

How do I setup a hard disk drive in Windows 2000 and XP?

All found with Google.


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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #39 on: August 26, 2009, 08:33:08 PM »
I've ordered a new cd/dvd drive and will reinstall if I don't resolve the issue before the new drive arrives in the post.
I've noticed that this file seems to be perhaps the biggest problem. C:\WINDOWS\system32\_scui

I've sent it off to just now. Malwarebytes always picks it up (along with the various other files) but it successfully removes the others but say it will delete this upon reboot. However it never seems to do this. And if I try and manually delete the file I cannot, and it says "Access is denied. Make sure the disk is not full or write protected and that the file is not currently in use".

Anybody know if this file is important? And also of any way to delete it if it is not important? I have tried disconnecting from the internet to delete but that did not work either..

Any help much appreciated!

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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #40 on: August 26, 2009, 08:38:52 PM »
Try combofix and see if that helps
Remember to close all programs (even your antivirus) before letting it run a scan.
Then post back a log from combofix
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Re: Unable to remove virus
« Reply #41 on: September 10, 2009, 08:57:40 PM »
OK, I scanned, and these were my results for Rootrepeal.

ROOTREPEAL (c) AD, 2007-2009
Scan Start Time:      2009/09/07 20:16
Program Version:      Version
Windows Version:      Windows XP SP3

Name: dump_atapi.sys
Image Path: C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\dump_atapi.sys
Address: 0xF5159000   Size: 98304   File Visible: No   Signed: -
Status: -

Name: dump_WMILIB.SYS
Image Path: C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\dump_WMILIB.SYS
Address: 0xF7C23000   Size: 8192   File Visible: No   Signed: -
Status: -

Name: rootrepeal.sys
Image Path: C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\rootrepeal.sys
Address: 0xF0681000   Size: 49152   File Visible: No   Signed: -
Status: -

Hidden/Locked Files
Path: C:\hiberfil.sys
Status: Locked to the Windows API!

Path: C:\Documents and Settings\HP_Owner\Cookies\hp_owner@blatsnarf[3].txt
Status: Could not get file information (Error 0xc0000008)

Path: c:\documents and settings\hp_owner\local settings\temp\~df93e6.tmp
Status: Allocation size mismatch (API: 24576, Raw: 0)

Path: c:\documents and settings\hp_owner\local settings\temp\~dfc65a.tmp
Status: Allocation size mismatch (API: 16384, Raw: 0)

#: 025   Function Name: NtClose
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a6b8

#: 041   Function Name: NtCreateKey
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a574

#: 065   Function Name: NtDeleteValueKey
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550aa52

#: 068   Function Name: NtDuplicateObject
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a14c

#: 119   Function Name: NtOpenKey
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a64e

#: 122   Function Name: NtOpenProcess
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a08c

#: 128   Function Name: NtOpenThread
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a0f0

#: 177   Function Name: NtQueryValueKey
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a76e

#: 204   Function Name: NtRestoreKey
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a72e

#: 247   Function Name: NtSetValueKey
Status: Hooked by "C:\WINDOWS\System32\Drivers\aswSP.SYS" at address 0xf550a8ae