Is This Some Kind Of Trojan?
Classes of Malicious Software Two of the most common types of malware are viruses and worms. Thanks Kes Kestrel13!, Jul 17, 2009 #7 jimmcc Private E-2 As requested - RootRepeal report Attached Files: full report Root Repeal.txt File size: 20.4 KB Views: 3 jimmcc, Jul First off multiple installations occured at least 12 then when I tried to set the destination folder for SAS the random typing would fill the 'name directory' window then automatically OK Sign Up All Content All Content Advanced Search Browse Forums Guidelines Staff Online Users Members More Activity All Activity My Activity Streams Unread Content Content I Started Search More Malwarebytes.com Malwarebytes Source
You're help has been greatly appreciated to date Jim jimmcc, Jul 29, 2009 #19 Kestrel13! Trojans must spread through user interaction such as opening an e-mail attachment or downloading and running a file from the Internet. yes they can. Anyway after that everything went crazy again - as a result I'm posting from a different machine because soon as I logon to the laptop windows are opening everywhere with bleeps
Sign In Sign In Remember me Not recommended on shared computers Sign in anonymously Sign In Forgot your password? Bots often automate tasks and provide information or services that would otherwise be conducted by a human being. Please disable all anti-virus and anti-spyware programs while we do the following (re-enable when you are finished): Run C:\MGtools\analyse.exe by double clicking on it (Note: if using Vista, don't double click, ABORTED!
Technical Definition Sites http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ http://www.sans.org/resources/glossary.php This document is part of Cisco Security Research & Operations. This document is provided on an "as is" basis and does not imply any kind of guarantee or warranty, including the warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular use. The difference is that a worm operates more or less independently of other files, whereas a virus depends on a host program to spread itself. If we had you download any registry patches like fixme.reg or fixWLK.reg (or any others), you can delete these files now.
Allow it to finish, then fix all the malware it finds. Learn More. My Computer, My Network Places - seems any icon on my desktop will open randomly! In addition to the worm-like ability to self-propagate, bots can include the ability to log keystrokes, gather passwords, capture and analyze packets, gather financial information, launchDoSattacks, relay spam, and open back
Solved. Home Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Cisco.com Worldwide Home Products & Services (menu) Support (menu) How to Buy (menu) Training & Events (menu) Partners (menu) Guest Search I have since deleted those files and I have no other sign of infection except two wscript.exe instances (which is what the .vbe files use) every single time my computer starts Bots have all the advantages of worms, but are generally much more versatile in their infection vector, and are often modified within hours of publication of a new exploit.
Bots rarely announce their presence with high scan rates, which damage network infrastructure; instead they infect networks in a way that escapes immediate notice. It spreads from one computer to another, leaving infections as it travels. There are many different classes of malware that have varying ways of infecting systems and propagating themselves. Please go to Add/Remove Programs and uninstall the below software: Java(TM) 6 Update 13 3.
A malicious bot is self-propagating malware designed to infect a host and connect back to a central server or servers that act as a command and control (C&C) center for an Back to Top Contents Introduction Classes of Malicious Software Viruses Worms Trojans Bots Best Practices for Combating Viruses, Worms, Trojans, and Bots Additional Definitions and References Exploit Back Door Technical Anyway I was able to run Dr Web Cureit via a USB pen and it reported 7 infections, 4 that I knew where false 1 I wasnt sure about (Infected A00???98.exe)Click Others are installed by exploiting a known vulnerability in an operating system (OS), network device, or other software, such as a hole in a browser that only requires users to visit
FYI during a restart yesterday CHDSK kicked in automatically and reported Volume on C: was dirty then completed a cleaning - I havent a clue if this is/was associated with the Unless you purchase them, they provide no protection. If one of them won't run then download and try to run the other one.You only need to get one of these to run, not all of them. http://goinsource.com/is-this/is-this-a-false-positive-trojan-horse-small-bog.html Viruses can range in severity from causing mildly annoying effects to damaging data or software and causing denial-of-service (DoS) conditions.
After clicking Fix exit HJT. 4. My AccountSearchMapsYouTubePlayNewsGmailDriveCalendarGoogle+TranslatePhotosMoreShoppingWalletFinanceDocsBooksBloggerContactsHangoutsEven more from GoogleSign inHidden fieldsSearch for groups or messages Log in or Sign up MajorGeeks.Com Support Forums Home Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =------ > Malware Super Malware Fighter - Major Dilemma Staff Member ok so run a full scan with mbam and sas and let me have logs as soon as you get round to it.
I removed Java but couldnt install from the link, kept giving me a server timeout error so I downloaded the exe and tried installing that way, halfway through the installation the
Exploit An exploit is a piece of software, a command, or a methodology that attacks a particular security vulnerability. I can stop the two processes without a problem, but I have no idea what they are doing and I am quite concerned about it as I have sensitive files on Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. attach the log from MBAM if you were able to run it following my instructions. 3.
Additionally, you want to make sure that your antivirus program can scan e-mail and files as they are downloaded from the Internet. You should have both the ComboFix.exe and CFScript.txt icons on your Desktop. Best Practices for Combating Viruses, Worms, Trojans, and Bots The first steps to protecting your computer are to ensure that your OS is up to date. Attached Files: hijackthis.log File size: 14.9 KB Views: 2 ComboFix2.txt File size: 27.1 KB Views: 8 ComboFix3.txt File size: 29.9 KB Views: 4 ComboFix4.txt File size: 30.3 KB Views: 4 jimmcc,
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... At the moment I have a fresh Malwarebytes running a full scan I'll let you know how I get on jimmcc, Jul 29, 2009 #21 jimmcc Private E-2 Hi Kes I viewed the HJT log and the auto typing occured. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
Secondly, you should have antivirus software installed on your system and download updates frequently to ensure that your software has the latest fixes for new viruses, worms, Trojans, and bots. Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by alexl777, Feb 4, 2009. Super Malware Fighter - Major Dilemma Staff Member Can trojans be written that will make them kick in at a specified time e.g. 11:30 am and 11:30 pm?Click to expand... A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.NOTE 1.
I tried running Malwarebytes but the "Are you sure you want to abort scan?" dialogue appeared repeatedly then automatically stopped the application. This is normal and indicates the tool ran successfully.If not, delete the file, then download and use the one provided in Link 2.Do not reboot until instructed.If the tool does not Make sure that combofix.exe that you downloaded while doing the READ & RUN ME is on your Desktop but Do not run it! Also delete all files in the below folders except ones from the current date (Windows will not let you delete the files from the current day).