Infected With Antivirus2009
Help!NEVER MIND - I found the fix was to rename the mbam.exe to mbam.bat and restart the program. Sign In Now Sign in to follow this Followers 0 Go To Topic Listing Malwarebytes 3.0 Recently Browsing 0 members No registered users viewing this page. If you don't reply within 5-7 from the day I replied, the topic will need to be closed.Thanks for understanding. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites manateemike New Member Topic Starter Members 30 posts ID: 4 Posted November 24, 2008 Thank you for your prompt http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/216176/infected-with-antivirus2009-malware/
Register a new account Sign in Already have an account? Retrieved 2009-01-19. It seems to me that Im not getting the full screen...its cut off at the bottom! Internet Explorer is apparently hijacked as I can't navigate to any sites to get help or scans, can't run any antivirus, (but I can run Hijack this).
The data revealed the most successful affiliate earned USD$158,000 in a week.  Court actions On December 2, 2008 the U.S. Several functions may not work. The computer hung when trying to reboot we had but the malware continues to run. Jump to content Malwarebytes 3.0 Existing user?
In some rare cases, with the newest version of the malware, it can prevent the user from performing a system restore. Antivirus 2009 can also disable legitimate anti-malware programs and prevent Back to top Back to Am I infected? Another MS Antivirus clone is named ANG Antivirus. http://www.lockergnome.com/2009/01/14/how-did-i-get-infected-with-antivirus-2009/ Above seems like something I should try, however, not that IT literate - how do I convert .exe file to .bat file if I am on Windows XP?
BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! Federal Trade Commission. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites manateemike New Member Topic Starter Members 30 posts ID: 5 Posted November 25, 2008 Ok i have managed to Some of them I understand is picked up from the combofix directories.
These alerts pretend to be a detection of an attack on that computer and the alert prompts the user to activate, or purchase, the software in order to stop the attack. have a peek at these guys Just wanna be sure all of it remove. To learn more and to read the lawsuit, click here. What do I do? 1 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected?
Some of the files could not be zipped and winzip was throwing error. Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. I have completed another full system scan and it is clean. check over here I found i could not start the program, Various popups seemed to prevent proper installation, anyway i found a previous post saying Click on Start, click Run, and then type devmgmt.msc
I'm really baffled, i'm in the process of backing up the personal files on the computer and doing a clean install, but thought I would see if anyone here would have Sign Up This Topic All Content This Topic This Forum Advanced Search Browse Forums Guidelines Staff Online Users Members More Activity All Activity My Activity Streams Unread Content Content I Started Help requests via the PM system will be ignored.If I'm helping you and I don't reply within 48 hours please feel free to send me a PM.The help you receive here
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Then used Malwarebytes' and PCTools'Spyware Dr to help, both found the malware. Sign In Sign Up Browse Back Browse Forums Guidelines Staff Online Users Members Activity Back Activity All Activity My Activity Streams Unread Content Content I Started Search Malwarebytes.com Back Malwarebytes.com Malwarebytes The following files may be downloaded to an infected computer: MSASetup.exe MSA.exe MSA.cpl MSx.exe Depending on the variant, the files have different names and therefore can appear or be labeled differently. this content or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.
Stupid question I'm sure. If you have since had your problem solved, we would appreciate you letting us know so we can close the topic.Please reply back telling us so. I have done some research about the "antivirus 2009", and have d/l MBAM. According to the FTC, the combined malware of WinFixer, WinAntivirus, DriveCleaner, ErrorSafe, and XP Antivirus has fooled over one million people into purchasing the software marketed as security products.