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  1. R

    Solved Which is the best malware removal tool?

    Hey guys, someone suggest me a good free or paid malware removal tool for my PC. Thanks in Advance
  2. D

    Closed/Inactive Windows cmd.exe transferring files on its own

    Hi All! I'm having some (potential) issues. I added AdBlocker Extension to chrome that ended up having a lot of bloatware on it and ultimately not doing what it was advertising. So I got rid of it and the other unwanted extensions it added by itself (including go.mail.ru, which took over not...
  3. roger hawke

    Solved Win7 Startup

    When I switch on PC I get to the desktop in approx. 50-55seconds. I then have to wait about a minute or so for the Internet icon in system tray to show internet access. Why does it take so long? Is it possible to speed this up?
  4. B

    Solved Ads following me from website to website

    I have been having a problem recently. About a month ago I bought some stuff off of Backcountry.com an outdoors outfitter, and now when I go to other websites I am getting backcountry.com ads on websites, and just this morning I was looking to purchase some steel toe shoes and visited multiple...
  5. T

    Solved Help with removing adware

    Yesterday, i found google chrome to be redirecting me to other webpages and spamming me with adverts, so i looked around and found that this is called adware. So i followed a few threads and installed malwarebytes which found an adware program along with some other stuff. So i removed them...
  6. georgeks

    Hackers hid malware in CCleaner

    "Hackers modified versions of the Avast-owned CCleaner software to infect potentially millions of PCs with a backdoor. The so-called supply chain attack targeting CCleaner users was discovered by researchers at Cisco's Talos cybersecurity team, which reported its findings to Prague-based...
  7. nick1234

    Closed/Inactive Desktop ethernet connection stopped working overnight... may be an infection

    I was redirected here by a user in a different channel, who after looking at my MiniToolBox logs, said that he believes there is an infection of some sort causing my computer issues. Back story: My desktop stopped connecting to the internet using my laptop... I don't know why, it happened over...
  8. tobi19

    Solved Chrome popups, viruses etc.

    Ok, so this started like 1-2 days ago... All of a sudden I started getting all these popups viruses, ads. etc. For example, every time I search for something (doesn't matter what) the first 3 results are from this iq option page, or some other similar. I tried everything, reinstalling Chrome 2-3...
  9. V

    Solved Need help to remove [email protected]

    Hey guys, need help to remove kms [email protected] in my pc.. my brother download it from some website and didn't check with me first before installing.. now my chrome will sometimes open itself and redirect to some web.. been reading a post regarding the same problem but i think i need to post some log...
  10. S

    Solved Suspected Matrix Ransomware. Need help in removing it.

    Hi, I have recently noticed that all my files have been encrypted and have the extension .matrix . Clearly, this seems to be a case of matrix ransomware and each time I start my laptop, I get the following pop-up window: I have installed a couple of antivirus softwares such as Kaspersky, Avast...
  11. A

    Solved Pop Ups with sexual content

    Hi, I probably have some sort of malware on my PC. When Chrome is opened pop ups show up without me even clicking on anything. They usually contain quite graphic sexual content so it puts me into a very embarrassing position when I´m using my PC at school or in public. What I´ve tried: I´ve...
  12. F

    Solved 2017-03-11 - Back for more

    Hi all, About a week after my last visit I noticed a browser hijack. I opened a page and in just under a second the browser loaded a page claiming to be a Firefox update page, and it popped up a download window asking me to download a javascript file. It's been busy at work so I haven't had...
  13. G

    Solved Virus/malware or something else? Keyboard issue

    Laptop: Sony Vaio VPCEB2C5E running Windows 7 While visiting websites for a project (investment websites - didn't think there was anything dodgy) my laptop started performing strangely. Several of the keys stopped working - p, shift, odd numbers (1,3,5,7,9), and backspace. If I pressed them...
  14. slonslon7

    Solved Malware help

    Hello. I've been having some malware issues. Have scanned with a host of AM and AV, removed some items but some issues persist: -Some kind of DNS hijacker (RogueKiller finds DHCPnameserver) but it keeps coming back. In chrome before visiting any site it says "waiting for xxx.freddysrentals.xxx"...
  15. C

    Solved Can't get rid of Trojan Poweliks.Gen.2

    I can't get rid of this nasty bugger. Picked up by Bitdefender, often says deleted, cleaned but it always comes back. Any help would be huge-thanks!
  16. Isorene

    Solved Broadcaster Channel pop-ups

    Seond and aptop: Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST) (x86) Version: 19-02-2017 Ran by sandra123 (administrator) on SANDRA (20-02-2017 22:47:28) Running from C:\Users\sandra123\Downloads Loaded Profiles: sandra123 (Available Profiles: sandra123) Platform: Microsoft Windows 8 Pro (X86)...
  17. srkzzzi

    Solved Chinese ucdrv malware

    Here are the logs once again FRST.txt Addition.txt
  18. T

    Solved How to remove rundll32.exe virus.

    hi. I have a problem with my pc..everytime I click it will pop up this message "Windows cannot find 'C:\windows\system32\rundll32.exe'. Make sure you typed the name correctly, and athaen try again. please assist what should I do to overcome this issue.
  19. S

    Solved UC浏览器 Chinese Malware

    Hi, I managed to find this forum from reddit, I was hoping you guys can help me with my problem. I unpacked a download and a UC Browser along with several other odd programs were downloaded. I tried booting in safe mode, and uninstalling and deleting the programs and the appdata, but it is still...
  20. Řízkomač

    Closed/Inactive win32cldefender.exe or old - making processors work on 99% - 100%

    Good day, so recently I have been having trouble with my new notebook from Dell. It works fine...except there is a problem with some program. This "old" program (it's called like that in the Task Manager) or win32cldefender.exe (that's how it is called in it's file, which is located in my...