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Then double-click on it to run..Another work around is by not using the mouse to install it, Just use the arrow keys, tab, and enter keys. MBAM has no way of telling if you made the change or malware did. Read more More replies Relevance 58.22% Question: What is hijack.startmenu? I am HelpBot: an automated program designed to help the Bleeping Computer Staff better assist you! http://channeltechnetwork.com/general/pum-hihack-startmenu.html

Not sure what to do. Is this a legitimate find, or should i un-quarantine it from MBAM if it's needed for Xplorer2? 'Hijack.Drives' is likely to similar to 'PUM.Hijack.Startmenu', just sounds slightly different because of the DDS Attach file is attached, also.DDS:DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_x86Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18702 BrowserJavaVersion: 10.21.2Run by Ann Funkhouser at 15:06:37 on 2013-05-12Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.1015.266 [GMT -4:00].AV: avast! Not everyone using a PC is incapable of making their own, legitimate modifications.

Before running it, rename the main executable file firstRight-click on the mbam-setup.exe file and change the .exe extension to .bat, .com, .pif, or .scr and then double-click on it to run.If PUP Conduit, Hijack StartMenu, BenchUpdater, Adware, and pcregservice Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you I removed them, but I am still having this problem with Chrome. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites LadynRed    New Member Members 2 posts ID: 10   Posted May 19, 2014 This new PUM warning came up this

Since I cannot see or directly interact with your computer I am dependent on you to "be my eyes" and provide as much information as you can regarding the current state Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 SweetTech SweetTech Agent ST Members 13,421 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Antarctica Local time:11:40 PM Posted 24 PUP Conduit, Hijack StartMenu, BenchUpdater, Adware, and pcregservice Hi BleepingComputer! BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP!

My computer seems to be running ok, but I am having difficulty removing or adding programs "the windows installer service could not be accessed" and I wondered if that had anything c:\users\Default User\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\ Dell Dock First Run.lnk - c:\program files\Dell\DellDock\DellDock.exe [2009-6-30 1316192] . [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\policies\system] "ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin"= 0 (0x0) "ConsentPromptBehaviorUser"= 3 (0x3) "EnableLUA"= 0 (0x0) "EnableUIADesktopToggle"= 0 (0x0) "PromptOnSecureDesktop"= 0 (0x0) . [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\wow6432node\microsoft\windows Share this post Link to post Share on other sites This topic is now closed to further replies. File not foundO18:64bit: - Protocol\Handler\ms-itss {0A9007C0-4076-11D3-8789-0000F8105754} - Reg Error: Key error.

Read more Answer:PUM.Hijack.StartMenu...Infection/TrojanhorsePakes Hello and welcome to Bleeping Computer We apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Repeated scans again revealed nothing. On bootup, 'Computer' was hidden again (the way it had been before MBAM quarantined it), this confirms that the user hiding 'Computer' from the start menu is certainly a false positive. If you have not, please adhere to the guidelines below and then follow instructions as outlined further below:Logs from malware removal programs (OTL is one of them) can take some time

  1. If MBAM will not install, try renaming it.Before saving any of your security programs, rename them first.
  2. combofixlog042011.txt 17.31KB 9 downloads Edited by hamluis, 15 June 2011 - 04:56 PM.
  3. There was an svchost process that was listed as using over half of my RAM.
  4. I went in the C drive and check the usage of the folders in there, they were using the same amount of space as there still 30GB left.

For those unaware, Xplorer2 is basically a Windows Explorer replacement. I am beginning to think Xplorer2 is the same reason for the 'PUM.Hijack.StartMenu' i just caught. I also have my old computer and I want to take the hardrive out of it and put it in the new computer as a slave. You can set this to ignore if this is how you want it to be. Toolbar-Locked - (no file) Toolbar-{CCC7A320-B3CA-4199-B1A6-9F516DD69829} - (no file) MSConfigStartUp-SunJavaUpdateSched - c:\program files (x86)\Java\jre6\bin\jusched.exe Toolbar-Locked - (no file) WebBrowser-{88C7F2AA-F93F-432C-8F0E-B7D85967A527} - (no file) . . . --------------------- LOCKED REGISTRY KEYS --------------------- . [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\Classes\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{A483C63A-CDBC-426E-BF93-872502E8144E}]

Antivirus *Enabled/Updated* {7591DB91-41F0-48A3-B128-1A293FD8233D}.============== Running Processes ================.C:\Program Files\Roxio\BackOnTrack\Instant Restore\BOTService.exeC:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastSvc.exeC:\Program Files\Roxio\BackOnTrack\Disaster Recovery\SaibSVC.exeC:\QUALCOMM\QDLService\QDLService.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxtray.exeC:\Program Files\IDT\WDM\sttray.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\AESTFltr.exeC:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exeC:\Program Files\Safaricom Broadband\AutoDect.exeC:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastUI.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Java\Java Update\jusched.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exeC:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Shared\hpqwmiex.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\alg.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\wbem\wmiprvse.exeC:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Shared\HpqToaster.exeC:\WINDOWS\explorer.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\dllhost.exeC:\Program Files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Software\bin\btwdins.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exeC:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exeC:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exeC:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exeC:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exeC:\Program http://channeltechnetwork.com/general/pum-hijack-taskmanager.html I saw she was under an active fake av virus and rebooted in safe mode and installed Malwarebytes to find and remove the malware. Tomar ki man acch?Yadi thak, tahalKi kshama kart paro?If I haven't replied in 48 hours, please feel free to send me a PM. Guide, were unable to create the logs, and describe what happens when you try to create the logs. 2 more replies Relevance 58.22% Question: Pum Hijack Startmenu I believe I am

I turned kaspersky on immidetaly after she done the test, but a few days later, this problem appear. CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Read more Answer:PUM.Hijack.StartMenu Virus Hello and welcome to Bleeping Computer! news We apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help.

We have no way of telling if its intentional by you or malware doing it,  that is why we detect it as potentially unwanted modification.I am beginning to think the same Since I cannot see or directly interact with your computer I am dependent on you to "be my eyes" and provide as much information as you can regarding the current state Please do not use the Attachment feature for any log file.

Nothing was discovered.

Recently I have experienced that my computer C drive has filled up by it self randomly, I have around 30GB free of space, but it will fill up bye itself till I discovered this forum while googling the relevant trojan names and come to you humbly for whatever assistance you may offer.The first problem I noticed was computer/browser slowdown. Noticed firewall seemed to be disabled. The one thing that you should always do, is to make sure sure that your anti-virus definitions are up-to-date!

Here are the results of the dds.scr operation:.DDS (Ver_2011-08-26.01) - NTFSAMD64 Internet Explorer: 9.0.8112.16421Run by Becca at 11:03:26 on 2012-03-20Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 6.1.7601.1.1252.1.103... Computer Name: OWNER-PC-RECON | User Name: Owner | Logged in as Administrator.Boot Mode: Normal | Scan Mode: All users | Include 64bit ScansCompany Name Whitelist: Off | Skip Microsoft Files: Off Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. More about the author or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

I believe it is called a KeyRootLogger because it seemed to follow me throughout the system as I tried to fix the problem and insert itself as the Administrator. My name is m0le and I will be helping you with your log.Please subscribe to this topic, if you haven't already. After downloading the tool, disconnect from the internet and disable all antivirus protection. As you know it doesn't fix it but I'm not sure where to go next.

Explorer2 made the change to the start menu of showing my computer or not. The overall performance of the server has slowed as well.I installed Malwarebytes and during its initial scan reported an item called pum.hijack.startmenu and quarantined it.Malwarebytes continues (10 second intervals) to block Thanks for your time...Regards,Jkc73 Please note: If you have nothing, I will simply add these entries to the ignore list, as you recommend. It found and removed Rogue.FakeHDD and PUM.Hijack.Startmenu and removed the registry entries these created.

I installed MBAM as an extra layer of protection, since even the best AV program may not catch malware.  So, MBAM threw a scare into my day that was utterly unnecessary. After each step give me a little feedback It does not need to be long but just something so I know how things are going it can be something likeI am Any and all help would be much appreciated!!! I may do another scan to check. I attached the MBAM log and a screenshot indicating that the 'Windows Explorer replacement' feature is currently enabled.

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. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. After I restored, I scanned my computer with Malwarebyte's Anti-Malware and it found the Hijack.StartMenu malware. I restored the system to a later date in time to get back some files that had been changed.

Read more 22 more replies Relevance 57.4% Question: PUM.Hijack.StartMenu Virus Ran OTL, DDS and Combox FixStill see empty folders in start menu.See attached Combofix log.ComboFix 11-12-24.10 - john 12/25/2011 18:34:53.1.2 - No input is needed, the scan is running. Be sure to post the complete log to include the top portion which shows the database version and your operating system.Exit Malwarebytes' when done.Note: If Malwarebytes' encounters a file that is