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Do I need to do remove something else to gain connectivity? ..yes I am connected now on a non-infected laptop   2 days on this and still no success...help Saturday, September 06, I didn't go to the site where it was suggested you look, but you might find this one more reliable.Scroll down to the bottom of the page:http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/malware-removal/remove-xp-antivirus-2008-2009I would think MBAM should ClamWin Free Antivirus is used by more than 600,000 users worldwide on a daily basis. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not there by zinky13 / July 25, 2008 10:57 PM PDT In reply to: I found this I appreciate your reply. http://bgmediaworld.com/antivirus-xp/antivirus-xp-2008-and-other-problems.php

I would suggest a Spybot Search and Destroy run after this one just to be well rounded.   This will work for XP Antivirus 2008, 2009, and XP Security Center.I followed It features: High detection rates for viruses and spyware;Scanning Scheduler; Automatic downloads of regularly updated Virus Database. well i thought i was caref\ul, lol apparently not!! I just re-formatted my system about a week ago, so there are no restore points setup. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/156236/antivirus-xp-2008-problems-please-help/

It is easy to remove! trbon2001 Visitor2 Reg: 21-Aug-2008 Posts: 5 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: Antivirus XP 2008 Posted: 22-Aug-2008 | 8:15AM • Permalink Hi Floating Red , I still have my computer in So as long as you don't destroy your computer trying to get rid of the virus, you should be ok. When I try to ping/trace root these host names in my comand prompt, its pointing to my local host [127.0.0.1]I tried to restore the system, but the spyware has already currpted

Is this part of your Desktop Background or is this box covering Files/Folders on the Desktop?  If it is the former, try changing your Desktop Background(Start > Control Panel > Display).  Open source GPL virus scanner ClamWin Free Antivirus 0.99.1 Released This release updates ClamAV scanning engine to the latest version and brings important improvements: Read more... It worked for me! Do you have the same desktop 'Windows Warning'background as I did?  The 4 Norton Security Response actions did not help me get rid of this!

C:\WINDOWS\system32\tdssserf.dll (Trojan.Agent) -> Delete on reboot. Once this is done it is highly recommended that you update your anti-virus software and perform a full scan on the computer. When you turn it back on, start tapping the F8 (For Windows XP) or F7 (For Windows 2000...I think) keys every second or two. over here If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us.

The key to finding the files was the information from Vegdin in this forum thread.  You need to look for random numbers/letters e.g. 0L6FS9QR, IQJ9X5GB.  If there's nothing there like this, the keyboard reboots and freezes   any help would be great   I even tried to d/l my dell's bios and it didn't work     Wednesday, September 24, 2008 12:53 I use Webroot antispyware and firewall but I accidentally let the subscription lapse for a day and BAM there it was. Start scan now?", fake blue screen of death stating spyware found, fake restart screen as if Windows is rebooting and states "Windows has found an unregistered copy of Rapid Antivirus Software,

Do you have the same desktop 'Windows Warning'background as I did?  The 4 Norton Security Response actions did not help me get rid of this! http://ccm.net/forum/affich-18978-joke-bluescreen-c-and-antivirus-xp-2008 The latest version of Clamwin Free Antivirus is 0.99.1 Please note that ClamWin Free Antivirus does not include an on-access real-time scanner. Edited by Mike, 29 September 2008 - 08:26 AM. 0 Back to top Advertisements #2 Talina Posted 23 November 2008 - 10:54 PM Talina New Member Member 2 posts I apologize But now I'm wondering if there is a problem with my Webroot installation.Thanks for all of the information.

the window would appear and i had to goto task mgr and turn it off as of now   I got a program that says it will take me to safe navigate to this website I also went through and forced all the menioned processers to stop so that i could do this. Have your original OS install disk handy as if there are any corrupted Windows files, these will be taken off the disk and they will overwrite the 'bad' file on your How You Can Help ClamWin Free Antivirusis a free software project.How can you help: Submit undetected virus and spyware samples.

hope this helps!!! I am trying the quick scan now but i don't see the antivirus XP this time. All rights reserved. More about the author C:\WINDOWS\system32\tdssservers.dat (Trojan.Agent) -> Delete on reboot.

The key to finding the files was the information from Vegdin in this forum thread.  You need to look for random numbers/letters e.g. 0L6FS9QR, IQJ9X5GB.  If there's nothing there like this, What does "drive c not being recognized" exactly mean? I am happy to have a look at any Hijack-This logs posted here to help remove this POS.   Hijack this will look at the registry data and other important bits

Thursday, August 28, 2008 11:54 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote   AndrewBe   If you can restore that file, then boot up run regedit.  Find that wininet.dll

Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums Resources for IT Professionals   Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย I have installed Malwarebytes, but I get an error during installation and if I try to run it: "Failed to load control 'vbalgrid' from vbalgrid6.ocx Your version of vbalscrfipt6.ocx may be Hope this helps! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Zinky, Registry Entries Are Being Changed..

Thanks again to everyone for your help. Thursday, November 21, 2013: The THREATCON was changed to Level 1: Normal | Tue., Nov. 05, 2013: Zero-Day Vulnerability: Microsoft Security Advisory 2896666 | Saturday, November 09, 2013: Cyber-Criminals Serve Up A Saturday, August 30, 2008 6:46 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Try a very careful system restore - I seem to be completely cured.  Make sure that you click site See my response to your post below..

I lost a whole day of my life dealing with it. If at the end of the process you are still having difficulty--and you may not be-- then post a hijackthis log in THAT forum. 0 Back to top #9 wattage Posted Friday, September 19, 2008 12:44 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Unfortunately, it is NOT THAT SIMPLE. Probable cause: malware infection.

The infection you had, Antivirus XP 2008 is user initiated.  A fake message appears notifying the user that they are infected and that the cure is just a "click away".  As soon as We thought we were going to have to throw the computer away. Let me know if that does not work. Tried next to uninstall it using Add/Remove Programs and it wouldn't and gave me a Windows error report screen which I clicked to send.  Tried System Restore to go back and

leeann i am experiences that kind of issue just try to remove ur anti-virus and replace kaspersky but it takes time to scan coz your PC is infected trojan.downloader and make I just woke up and saw that thinking same thing... That is a crucial part of the fix in that link.  System Restore may have backed up the infected files and they could resurface again. There are usually 3-4.

Just wanted to clarify that I wasn't making my suggestion for that site as an end-all solution, hence the last sentence suggesting further countermeasures. Is that still the case, and also why you're saying "the virus is still on my computer"?If so, you might want to let Marianna know. The FREE update to the latest version available here. Report X_Spec- Feb 12, 2009 12:31PM ignore her obviously hasn't got a clue when recommending norton stick to what i said and combofix isn't an anti-virus programme!

I simply clicked on the forward search tab when I got the "Un-safe web site" message and went straight to the Malwarebyte website. Go to click Start,Run  Type msconfig, go to start up tab,uncheck lphc35dj0e1an, and rhc75dj0e1an, click apply,  then ok, restart computer in safe mode. Visit combofix's home here> http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/how-to-use-combofix Its free.