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Thanks, Rob I forgot to mention - OS is Windows 8.1. ''rerickson [[#question-1055403|said]]''

One of the computers in my office has a nasty Firefox virus / adware. You can complete your work on the tab and click one of the links as the last step. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/571984/ads-by-name/page-3#entry3671244 The short version of it is to try renaming "C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\browser\defaults\preferences\my-prefs.js" & "C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\my.cfg" to something like "oldmy-prefs.js" & "oldmy.cfg" then restart Firefox. anyway, I remembered the last error message being something about :C/username/....java... this contact form

Deinstall/reinstall of Firefox didn't either. Go on my pc today browser today seemed fine online tried to open cc cleaner later to clean up my temp which i do every now in then wont open said Eat Simply Avoid sugars and fats and limit juices and fruit, especially dried fruit (citrus fruits are preferable). If you feel chilled, you are in the heating stage of a fever. http://www.tomsguide.com/answers/id-2852169/nasty-virus.html

Both Very good. It's Free to use and it is the most secure system you will find, plus it will stop ALL pop-ups (and I mean 100% of them all of the time). This treatment increases the number of circulating white blood cells and can ward off a full-blown infection. If they finish quickly and especially if they require payment, you may have a serious infection.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]FlightlessRaven[S] 0 points1 point2 points 7 months ago(0 children)Thanks for all the suggestions and help guys, i tried most of what was suggested, short of formatting drives, did all the scans in Antibiotics fight only bacterial infections such as strep throat. Take a Contrast Shower At the first sign of a cold or flu, give yourself a "contrast shower." The sooner you do it, the more effective it is! nasty clicks and pops during digital recording Forum SolvedWorried I may be infected by Virus.

Because the file names could be anything, we generally recommend using the "Clean Reinstall" procedure as a quick way to replace the program folder instead of trying to investigate the files. If this doesnt work reply! Take steps to warm yourself. https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?/topic/64887-help-nasty-virus-taking-over-my-email/ Just a note for whom the above "clean install" did not fix this nasty problem. (I'm using WINXP.) I had the same symptoms as rerickson iterated.

Is the infection active in safe mode? However, this is the 2nd major virus that I've had this year. AVG anti-virus scan, Malwarebytes scan, AdwCleaner, HitmanPro all come up clean. If that fixes the problem, delete the files you named old and you are clean!

I tried everything in both your posts. https://www.reddit.com/r/techsupport/comments/4mibra/help_with_a_pretty_nasty_virus/ aford10Jul 13, 2010, 4:29 AM When you get to that black screen with safe mode in each corner, try pressing ctrl+alt+delete-->file-->new task-->explorer.exeIf explorer is hosed, you may be able to force Get lots of advertising pop-ups even though pop-up blocking is enabled. Support Forum This thread was archived.

You can complete your work on the tab and click one of the links as the last step. Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top AtaRobert Posts: 20 This post has been reported. CF disconnects your machine from the internet. by R.

savoxpJul 13, 2010, 2:30 AM yeah that all sounds great but everyone of my safe modes are blank just a black sceen with safe mode written in the corners- any suggestions Trusted Techs Proven-skills collaborators will have their usernames marked with a . Amazing Facts is a non-profit, donor-supported ministry.We greatly appreciate your prayers and financial support. I guess they are more conservative surfers than I am.

Please Help!!!! I am learning so much from lurking around here :) Thanks to antivir's history log I have the actual virus file name... Plainfield, New Jersey, USA ID: 8   Posted October 16, 2010 I have to leave the forum for a while, so can you do this also:Please do this:Download Security Check by

I had malwarbytes, lavasoft adware, spybot, and had avg but those wouldnt have stopped this- what you guys think i should do in the futore to prevent this major problem- How

Ran anti-virus, Malwarebytes, AdwCleaner, CCleaner again while in safe mode. Hyperlinks show more advertising pop-ups when you hover over some of them. Don’t prepare food for others, sit or stand close to others, and wash your hands frequently. 17. Forum SolvedPlease help me to Clean this Virus Forum SolvedUndetectable Virus, PLEASE HELP Forum SolvedHelp me to remove Viceice virus (win7) Forum SolvedDoes using a VPN help keep you safe on

I'm surprised that one of the developers here hasn't had this problem. I only found out about them as there ruining my internet as well as playing sounds from the ads. After the list loads, click the "Installed on" column heading to group the infections, I mean, additions, by date. The very last thing - Clean Reinstall - appears to have done the trick.

I would also get new ad web pages being spawned when I just clicked on the background of a web page. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: help i caught a nasty virus This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Best picks Reviews News Tutorials Forum MORE All articles How to Gift Ideas Downloads Tom's Hardware Tom's IT Pro About Tom's Guide Login Your question Get the answer Tom's Guide>Forum>Antivirus / Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top LH Posts: 20002 This post has been reported.

permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]RedXIIIx 1 point2 points3 points 7 months ago(0 children)Run the following command in a Command Prompt and provide the output from the process.log file on your desktop. Anyone got any idea how to fix this or had experiences with this virus in the past? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Spyware, Viruses, & Security forum 7 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 would it be helpful if I posted it?

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Cancel Subscribe to feed Question details Product Firefox Topic Fix slowness, crashing, error messages and other problems System Details Windows 7 Firefox 36.0 More system details Additional System Details Installed What one of those is the best ? permalinkembedsaveparent[–]Ashenfenix 0 points1 point2 points 7 months ago(1 child)Ah I see.