Ran Combofix 1 Time On WinXP
I suspect you'll also need to flash your BIOS. My hard drive is dead i think. Be sure to save it to the Desktop.ComboFixClose any open web browsers (Firefox, Internet Explorer, etc) before starting ComboFix.Temporarily disable your anti-virus, and any anti-spyware real-time protection before performing a scan. I see even msconfig.exe was deleted. check my blog
i replaced the SATA cable and changed the power cable to my hard drive and everything worked out fine. ^^ Anonymous said: Have you checked the BIOS settings to be absolutely Windows XP « on: December 08, 2009, 05:28:13 PM » I'm not sure if I belong here because I don't know if I have malware or simple system corruption.I have many Windows XP « Reply #14 on: January 10, 2010, 02:27:14 PM » Hi SD,ESET did not detect any threats, so I guess that is why it did not offer to save 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.
I have an early full install of Windows XP Pro from the initial release with no Service Packs. Anti-malware software re-enabled.Thanks[Saving space, attachment deleted by admin] « Last Edit: January 20, 2010, 04:15:26 PM by SuperDave » Logged SuperDave Malware Removal Specialist ModeratorGenius Thanked: 961 Certifications: List Experience: Expert I believe you have some sort of profile corruption, windows corruption, or malware. If you leave the topic without explanation in the middle of a cleaning process, you may not be eligible to receive any more help in malware removal forum.
I`m use Norton AV (Symantec AV). After much frustration Combofix detected and deleted the Seneka Trojan/Rootkit. Join the community here, it only takes a minute. John Expert: Viet - Computer Tech replied4 years ago.
But I've been following the CNET reviews of security software recently, and I noticed for the first time that the percentage of false positives is a rating factor. That was a mistake. When the tool is finished, it will produce a report for you. 4. It may ask you to reboot the computer to complete the process.
I just figured since the program is from Thailand that they are using different programming styles from what we are used to in the states. But Combofix kicked [email protected]@. sumit shekhar ― January 8, 2009 - 4:49 pm after downloading combofix is running….recomemd how to install it? colkulbir ― January 9, 2009 - 6:55 Of course, with 25 years of using computers, I have learned from the days before malware was around that hardware and software don't need any help from malware to misbehave. Actually I had used msconfig to turn everything back on to give you a full HJT log, but networking was working better before when I transferred the ComboFix and ESET logs
Join Now I have a PC that keeps forcing a shutdown. I checked the Event Logs and found the following: Event Type: Error Event Source: Service Control Manager Event Category: None Event ID: I tried many time to remove PRINTDRV.EXE, at last i found this software. I dont have that many programs really. But now my laptop is running with high CPU usage, so if I have 2 pages open it will almost stop running.
Both report the same behavior. click site Microsoft Windows XP Professional Boot Device: \Device\HarddiskVolume2 Install Date: 03/10/2006 10:33:34 AM System Uptime: 26/09/2011 5:18:30 PM (1 hours ago) . A+ Steve ― March 31, 2010 - 7:38 am How long does the "prepairing Log Report" take to complete, been waiting 2 hours ? Patrik ― April 1, 2010 Install Recovery console. (only Windows XP) Skip the step, if the Windows Recovery Console is already installed.
- Combofix log will be show after ending of scanning. Rommel ― March 22, 2008 - 7:40 pm Can it run from an USB? Patrik ― March 23, 2008 -
- Second I have problem, that a file ctfmon.exe come automaticaly to my windows start up, and activate even remove from startup.Is it a virus? Patrik ― November 11, 2008 -
- Note: ComboFix can take quite a while to run with long periods of seeming inactivity, so be patient.
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This time the entire taskbar froze and the hard drive activity light took off at a furious pace. Your cache administrator is webmaster. NONE ALL ON ONE DRIVE WAS ALL MY WORK NOW ITS GONE ITS HISTROY………………….tried to do a data recovery recovered some files but all overwritten. news aford10Jun 15, 2010, 10:31 PM The safe mode with networking scan with malwarebytes is a good idea.
Should I be concerned about this and is there a way to find out what the program is trying to do so I could run it from a Command prompt opened I would like you to do this for me:Please go to Jotti's malware scan(If more than one file needs scanned they must be done separately and logs posted for each one)* Thank you so much!
Even if your computer appears to act better, it may still be infected.
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Is there anything that can help? Patrik ― January 12, 2009 - 8:21 pm James, probably your computer infected with TDSSserv trojan. Thanks. Patrik ― September 20, 2009 - 6:33 am Yes, only "/u". virus-reviews ― September 20, 2009 - 8:31 pm Great, It's powerfull tools, very useful for me. Thanks! Randy ― September 21, 2009 - 12:03 am Oh, forgot to say I am running Vista Home Premium, SP2. Patrik ― September 21, 2009 - 7:53 am Randy, More about the author THe settings seem to be alright, but now so does my PC.