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I downloaded Windows XP Service Pack 2, and thought that might do it, but the next day I was disappointed to learn it did not. Date: 2004-07-31Name: Moe2005Comment: Folks, Just switch to the Mozilla Firefox browser and never look back! If IE defaults to "about:blank", delete the address, enter your homepage address, "apply", close IE, and run a full Ad-aware6 search to remove any dead CWS remnants. what can i do:S Date: 2005-02-18Name: HELLO WAKE UPComment: GO TO MICROSOFT.COM AND DOWNLOAD THE SPYWAREREMOVAL PROGRAM! http://exomatik.net/hijack-this/hijack-this-and-about-blank.php

VS_FIXEDFILEINFO: Signature: feef04bd Struc Ver: 00010000 FileVer: 00050001:0a280000 (5.1:2600.0) ProdVer: 00050001:0a280000 (5.1:2600.0) FlagMask: 0000003f Flags: 00000000 OS: 00040004 NT Win32 FileType: 00000001 App SubType: 00000000 FileDate: 00000000:00000000 »»»»»»Backups created...»»»»»» 6:34pm up Back to top #25 Nyasu Nyasu Topic Starter Members 15 posts ONLINE Local time:10:27 PM Posted Today, 05:19 PM Hi, I have now used the script with Farbar, attaching Under Scanning engine select Unload recognized processes during scanning and under Cleaning Engine select Let windows remove files in use at next reboot

Click proceed to save your settings.

I haven't dealt with the problem anymore and I didn't have to contribute money to the questionable anti-spyware sites.

What to do next? I have had much difficulty with the about:blank scumware for a couple of months now. Mask Gen. So it is not the usual about:blank virus HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows\\AppInit_DLLs ================================================= ================================================= Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 上 12:32:13, on 2005/6/5 Platform: Windows 2000 SP4 (WinNT 5.00.2195) MSIE: Internet

Date: 2004-08-05Name: JennaeLeaComment: I got the about:blank problem when I fixed the Zestyfind.com problem.....it is a never ending cycle.....or was, untill finally I updated my Ad-aware 6.0 with a new reference My IE home page keeps getting set to "about:blank" and I keep getting a commercial search page. This article has been dead for over six months. Sniffed -> C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\HLPLO.DLL »»»»»(*5*)»»»»» **File C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\DLLXXX.TXT ¯ Access denied ® .....................

Bonobo Pty Ltd PO Box 2162 Gosford NSW 2250 Australia (ABN 26 107 727 015) DaniWeb IT Discussion Community Join DaniWeb Log In Ask a Question Hardware and Software You will never have another problem. Date: 2005-01-22Name: freddyComment: go to mircosoft and download Antispyware Beta 1. Hijack This responded that it is part of the Registry.

Restart Windows, Logon Administrator, go online once to see if your home page is on, then close IE to disconnect the internet. Typically there are two ways to find a file when you don't know what folder it is in. Why the google toolbar as opposed to any other?3. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement corduroy_car Thread Starter Joined: Jun 29, 2004 Messages: 23 i have windows xp, so system restore makes it a pain.

I was afraid that I will screw up my machine. CWshredder did not work 1st time but in combination with Microsoft Spyware beta I have a solution. Ad-aware 6 is very good at identfying and cleaning up CWS variants but it will not eliminate them from your system. Date: 2004-10-03Name: foundanswerComment: download mozilla firefox end of story.....

grazie Rosanna 3 settimane fa molto bello!! this content Access Control List for Registry key hklm\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows: (ID-NI) ALLOW Read BUILTIN\Users (ID-IO) ALLOW Read BUILTIN\Users (ID-NI) ALLOW Full access BUILTIN\Administrators (ID-IO) ALLOW Full access BUILTIN\Administrators (ID-NI) ALLOW Full access NT Here is what I did: I took a deep breath and clicked on - Start then on - Run then typed in the box - regedit Then clicked - OK Registry To remove them you need to scan your system with an equally sophisticated spyware removal tool capable of removing the computer worms, trojans and spyware browser hijackers that can cause this

Date: 2005-02-17Name: constantineComment: I tried many of those software packages and I couldn't get rid of that. Back to top #5 jwbirdsong jwbirdsong Slasher O' spyware Retired Staff 2,045 posts Posted 14 July 2004 - 06:45 PM Responses are 'in-line' with your questions.Downloaded "FINDnFIX.exe"Ran the exe file and It can be edited. http://exomatik.net/hijack-this/hijack-this-log-about-blank-etc.php In this way, you follow folders within folders to get to what you want.

When using this program be sure to delete anything that says about:blank or just words like it. Pass the word, Boycott them, Who needs to be extorted for ?protection money?? I was going to try using "Spybot" but there was no reference to CWS variants or "about:blank" in their list of recognized agents.

The CD is a compilation of all Win security updates so I don't have to spend all night downloading them on my snail-like Internet connection.

page hijack 9 replies Hello Fellow members 1st timer looking for help ! These last lines are a symptom, not the disease itself. O4 - Global Startup: Microsoft Office.lnk = C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\OSA9.EXE O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\MSMSGS.EXE O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Windows Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.7 Scan saved at 6:22:53 PM, on 7/10/2004 Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe

Put a checkmark in the Mark everything found for fixing after scan. 4. The entire text of these last lines does not matter. It has the appearance of a search engine with links to various products for sale. check over here From what I read on their website, Spybot is not designed to remove hijack agents.

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Now do the search. Date: 2006-05-12Name: BaSComment: Hey everyone.. I have tried ad-aware, spybot, tuneup, reformatted the hard drive, copied a fresh start disk on another machine....

I'll post a reply to the HijackThis log very soon . i am killin the person that made it!!