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Cannot access windows updates

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by PSCO2007, Apr 7, 2010.

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  1. PSCO2007

    PSCO2007 Thread Starter

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    Hello all,
    I had a nasty virus which AVG remote said they fixed.
    I still cannot access Windows updates.
    I ran a Malewaresbytes scan and they said I had 5 trojans and removed them.

    Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.44
    Database version: 3905
    Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3
    Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18702

    4/7/2010 5:18:45 PM
    mbam-log-2010-04-07 (17-18-45).txt

    Scan type: Quick Scan
    Objects scanned: 131984
    Time elapsed: 14 minute(s), 50 second(s)

    Memory Processes Infected: 0
    Memory Modules Infected: 0
    Registry Keys Infected: 0
    Registry Values Infected: 2
    Registry Data Items Infected: 3
    Folders Infected: 0
    Files Infected: 0

    Memory Processes Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)

    Memory Modules Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)

    Registry Keys Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)

    Registry Values Infected:
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.exe\shell\open\command\(default) (Hijack.ExeFile) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\secfile\shell\open\command\(default) (Rogue.MultipleAV) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

    Registry Data Items Infected:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\open\command\(default) (Hijack.StartMenuInternet) -> Bad: ("C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Local Settings\Application Data\ave.exe" /START "firefox.exe") Good: (firefox.exe) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command\(default) (Hijack.StartMenuInternet) -> Bad: ("C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Local Settings\Application Data\ave.exe" /START "iexplore.exe") Good: (iexplore.exe) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\safemode\command\(default) (Hijack.StartMenuInternet) -> Bad: ("C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Local Settings\Application Data\ave.exe" /START "firefox.exe -safe-mode") Good: (firefox.exe -safe-mode) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

    Folders Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)

    Files Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)
     

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  2. PSCO2007

    PSCO2007 Thread Starter

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    Found out that my AVG virus program had been corrupted.
    All is now well.
     
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