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I do not have any discs, and some of these anti-virus programs want me to insert a disc when running them. Your instructions were very easy to understand. Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) About Me Elise As many of you may know (or not), I've been active for a number of years now in It worked. navigate here

Very easy to follow. Thank you in advance. Hi, so when I try to save the HOST file I edit, it saves it as a different type of file. Keep reading the following paragraphs. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/338430/my-computer-has-google-redirect-virus-and-winlogonexe-error/

solved it straight away... Is there any solutions for it/ May 10, 2010 at 10:30 PM gaztruman said... Click here to Register a free account now!

Don't forget to update it before scanning. More information in this Wikipedia article. I backup the system files and everything the first day of owning this laptop so the full recovery should not be of too much headache. I had tried everything to get rid of this virus.

Which ever one did it I am now able to click links on my browser and not get redirected and am able to look up in Google. So, I used Hitmanpro and it worked like a champ! I believe it hijacks the browser on the way into google and fakes being there, when in reality, it is somewhere else already.- Jim March 4, 2010 at 8:30 PM Anonymous http://newwikipost.org/topic/tkuRtQoHQQft82LidASP1VqUN7kADY6u/Google-Redirects-and-34-Explorer-exe-and-maybe-winlogon-exe-is-infected-34.html August 4, 2010 at 11:07 PM Anonymous said...

my search engine is Google. I also scanned my computer twice with updated versions of malewarebytes and avast. Combofix worked... It worked!

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  • However I have since discovered that I have the Google redirect virus and also the winlogon.exe and explorer.exe trojans as well.
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Please be patient with me during this time. __________________ 10-11-2010, 01:18 AM #3 JonTom Security Team Analyst Join Date: Sep 2010 Location: UK Posts: 382 OS: Vista https://community.mcafee.com/thread/6712?tstart=0 I'm told I don't have permission to save it in that location. The computer itself may or may not be infected. Thanks so much!

combofix has never demanded money ever its one of the best February 4, 2012 at 7:08 PM Edoardo said... http://channeltechnetwork.com/my-computer/my-computer-windows-10.html I have been trying all day to figure this out. In Internet Explorer go to: Tools->Manage Add-ons. Rock.

Completion time: 2010-10-07 22:32:04 ComboFix-quarantined-files.txt 2010-10-08 03:32 ComboFix2.txt 2010-10-08 01:10 ComboFix3.txt 2010-10-08 00:57 ComboFix4.txt 2010-10-07 23:12 Pre-Run: 200,413,880,320 bytes free Post-Run: 200,397,275,136 bytes free - - End Of File - - Refering to the picture below, drag CFScript.txt into ComboFix.exe When finished, it shall produce a log for you at C:\ComboFix.txt which I will require in your next reply. I want to just mention to the readers that the same redirect virus can effect computers in different ways. http://channeltechnetwork.com/my-computer/my-computer-keeps-turning-off-by-itself.html Winlogon.exe error messages are brought up constantly at each Windows start.

No more mis-directs!!!!!!Thank you so much!!!!!! - this site is awesome! Maybe I should just reinstall the OS..? Thanks a lot!

Counter what "Jim" said above, I get redirected from Google or Yahoo on IE or Firefox -- all the same.

I am not using a router - I am plugged directly into the cable modem. This apparently was the infection on my machine.Also, Symantec has FixTDSS.exe tool. I immediately ran a McAfee scan and Malwarebytes scan and removed several infected files. THANK YOU TDSSKiller!You saved me from having to do a full windows restore on my computer!

it had been bugging me for weeks. Share this information with other people: Posted by Admin at 5:30 PM Labels: Trojans 202 comments: «Oldest ‹Older 1 – 200 of 202 Newer› Newest» Anonymous said... Should I do it again? weblink There are so many confused, confusing & misleading quasi-solutions to this problem circulating.....some suggesting the same methods but none quite so effectual.....thankyou so much!!

Following the steps listed here worked for me at first, but the next day the redirects started happening again. February 13, 2010 at 3:52 AM Anonymous said... great info, works for me..thanks a lot ^^ January 6, 2012 at 1:51 AM Anonymous said... RE: google redirect virus (and others) spywatcher Jul 22, 2009 11:57 AM (in response to paullotion) Usually a file wdmaud.sys may be a common cause of Google Result Redirection, if it