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Unread postby Reen314 » August 15th, 2006, 8:32 pm

Because my son clicked a link in an instant message, we are now the "proudly infected" computer owners of what appears to be Backdoor.Hacdef.FV.

BitDefender found the above but, it doesn't appear to have removed the whole thing.

All McAfee can do is tell us something is suspicious.

Searches finally led to your sight where you have, at least referenced it.

The million dollar question is: how do I get rid of it.

Whatever anyone can share, on how to get rid of this, will be GREATLY appreciated!!!

thanks!
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Unread postby Navigator » August 15th, 2006, 9:40 pm

Hello reen314....welcome to Malware Removal!

Please do this:

Click here to download HJTsetup.exe.
  • Save HJTsetup.exe to your desktop.
  • Doubleclick on the HJTsetup.exe icon on your desktop
  • By default it will install to C:\Program Files\Hijack This
  • Continue to click Next in the setup dialogue boxes until you get to the Select Addition Tasks dialogue.
  • Put a check by Create a desktop icon then click Next again. Continue to follow the rest of the prompts from there.
  • At the final dialogue box click Finish and it will launch Hijack This.
  • Click on the Do a system scan and save a logfile button. It will scan and the log should open in notepad.
  • Click on Edit>Select All; then click on Edit>Copy to copy the entire contents of the log.
  • Come back here to this thread and Paste the log in your next reply.
  • DO NOT have Hijack This fix anything yet. Most of what it finds will be harmless or even required.
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Unread postby agrarianmonk » September 5th, 2006, 9:56 pm

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