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I have been running Spybot S&D and I have a few things it's picking up that it can't fix as well. I read all the stickies and followed ALL of the recommended Thread Tools Search this Thread 02-02-2007, 11:16 PM #1 kalisea Registered Member Join Date: Feb 2007 Start the Brute Force Uninstaller by doubleclicking BFU.exe Beside the scriptline to execute field click the folder icon and select alcanshorty.bfu by double clicking on it. In addition to presenting you with unwanted advertisements, ADWARE_COMMANDDESKTOP might prompt you to install fake software updates or trick you into submitting your private, sensitive information on a fake lottery site

Reboot into normal windows. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Your Java is out of date. For Technical Support, double-click the e-mail address located at the bottom of each menu. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Run AVG Anti-Spyware with it's updated definitions:(...it's important that all windows must be closed) Click Scanner The page will refresh. Start tapping the F8 key. http://www.trendmicro.com/vinfo/us/threat-encyclopedia/archive/malware/adware_commanddesktop

Here is my HJT log, please help!!! (i have also run Ad-Aware 6.0 and Ad-Aware 2007 if that info happens to be relevant)Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1Scan saved at 7:50:11 PM, on iAVS4 Control Service (aswUpdSv) - ALWIL Software - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exeO23 - Service: avast! e. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality.

Adware_commanddesktop This is a discussion on Adware_commanddesktop within the Inactive Malware Help Topics forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Following these simple preventative measures will ensure that your computer remains free of infections like ADWARE_COMMANDDESKTOP, and provide you with interruption-free enjoyment of your computer. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality.

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You would still be able to use WinRAR to open these in the future should you want to via right-click context menu, but following the instructions in my post might be when i run housecall it tells me that i have ADWARE_COMMANDDESKTOP and tells me that it can't fix it. Step 6 Once Internet Explorer completes the resetting tasks, click the Close button. Step 4 Right-click on ADWARE_COMMANDDESKTOP, and then click Uninstall.

It can maliciously create new registry entries and modify existing ones. It will produce a log, located at C:\ComboFix.txt --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Open Hijack This and click on 'Do a System Scan and save a Logfile'. Press Enter. check the Hide file extensions for known file types.

Click the OK button to confirm. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Click Yes to confirm.

Cleaning Windows Registry An infection from ADWARE_COMMANDDESKTOP can also modify the Windows Registry of your computer. HouseCall still finds it. Under Main choose: Select All Click the Empty Selected button. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?

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When finished, it will produce a log for you. scan completed successfully hidden files: 0 **************************************************************************.Completion time: 2007-10-17 10:41:27 - machine was rebooted C:\ComboFix-quarantined-files.txt ... 2007-10-17 10:41. --- E O F ---And here is my new HJ logLogfile of Trend My system seems to be running fine and it even seems a little faster. As you can tell, we're very busy here, and all volunteers.

Back to top Back to Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 12:07:35 AM, on 2/3/2007 Platform: Windows 2000 SP4 (WinNT 5.00.2195) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106) Running processes: C:\WINNT\System32\smss.exe C:\WINNT\system32\winlogon.exe C:\WINNT\system32\services.exe C:\WINNT\system32\lsass.exe C:\WINNT\system32\svchost.exe C:\WINNT\system32\spoolsv.exe The –AdwCleaner- Terms of Use- window is displayed. It is IMPORTANT that you don't miss a step & perform everything in the correct order/sequence.

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ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. Back to top #3 beararss beararss Topic Starter Members 7 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:30 AM Posted 23 May 2007 - 03:17 PM thank you very much for helping me. seems immortal Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post trojan dropper.... Several functions may not work.

Save the log file and post it here. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Please return with results from: Kaspersky online scan C:\ComboFix.txt HijackThis Are you still receiving messages about Adware_commanddesktop? __________________ Practice Safe Surfing** PC As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged If you don’t want to lose your personal settings, please keep this checkbox unchecked. In some systems, this may be the F5 key, so try that if F8 doesn't work.