I Have An Infected Userinit.exe
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Recovery Console by SuperMA5TER / May 21, 2008 5:29 AM PDT In reply to: recovery console When in recovery console with your Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - something wrong by aznsstealer3 / May 21, 2008 6:59 AM PDT In reply to: LOL something that bothers me though is that WOT Community - gives us security through unity. Microsoft MVP - Windows Security Back to top #7 Mourdsoe Mourdsoe Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Canada Local time:09:25 PM Posted 06 March 2009 - 09:25 AM It http://exomatik.net/i-have/i-have-been-hacked-and-infected.php
Userinit.exe is a critical Windows system file that is required for login. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Niva Aldema Essential part of Windows boot process. Click to Run a Free Scan for userinit.exe related errors Users Opinions Average user rating of userinit.exe: based on 83 votes.
So I did New Task sfc /scannow and it did its thing but never asked me to insert the os disk. OK what's my next step? AVG Free OR Avira? It does nothing harmful unless one of a various types of virus attaaches itself to it...
As for the DEP, disabling it may have caused the program to activate. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - tryied the command by aznsstealer3 / May 21, 2008 6:11 AM PDT In reply to: Recovery Console i tried the command "C:\windows>expand Also, thank you for all your help Byteman! scan completed successfullyhidden files: 0**************************************************************************.--------------------- DLLs Loaded Under Running Processes ---------------------- - - - - - - > 'winlogon.exe'(664)c:\windows\system32\Ati2evxx.dllc:\windows\System32\BCMLogon.dll.------------------------ Other Running Processes ------------------------.c:\windows\system32\ati2evxx.exec:\windows\system32\ati2evxx.exec:\windows\system32\WLTRYSVC.EXEc:\windows\system32\BCMWLTRY.EXEc:\program files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exec:\program files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\AluSchedulerSvc.exec:\windows\ehome\ehrecvr.exec:\windows\ehome\ehSched.exec:\program files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7DEBUG\MDM.EXEc:\program
I recently found out (reading another topic on here) that it was a virus called TrojanDownloader: Win32/Renos.BAH. Several functions may not work. Click Start >> Run, to open the Run dialog box Here, type regedit to open the registry Navigate to the following registry key - HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE >> SOFTWARE >> Microsoft >> Windows Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.
Very odd. Note: Do not mouseclick combofix's window whilst it's running. Alternatively, you can scan the following folders to remove the infected userinit.exe. First, disable system restore before you start fixing this error.
Thank you so much in advance! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Userinit.exe by williamkidd / March 27, 2009 5:03 PM PDT In reply to: Thanks for helping me You are correct, you should not Hello, I had the same problem. Well the Avira found 3 things but I still have the skfj....com and the popup Alert-You have a security problem Do you want to scan?
Until now,my PC can't be worked. see here How do I do this from a command prompt?Thanx? Advertisement Chico1984 Thread Starter Joined: Jan 20, 2008 Messages: 55 Hey everyone, I am afraid that I will have to repair a Windows installation, but before I do that, I wanted Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Hey!
I suspect that the AVG Rootkit gave me a "false positive" and this wasn't a rootkit after all.Is there a simple way I can access the registry and reset the userinit.exe it is sitting in the recyle bin, but i cannot restore it the normal way without logging in. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Recovery Console (Access Denied) by PacB / February 18, 2009 2:52 AM PST In reply to: Access Denied Has anyone replied to http://exomatik.net/i-have/i-have-just-been-infected-with-reader-s-exe.php I suggest that you post at the Malware Removal forum at Dell: http://en.community.dell.com/forums/3521.aspx Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Hi Bugbatter!
Follow the prompts to allow ComboFix to download and install the Microsoft Windows Recovery Console, and when prompted, agree to the End-User License Agreement to install the Microsoft Windows Recovery Console. depend from where it was execute.. I seemed to have fixed the DEP COM Surrogate error w/ sfc /scannow.
I removed it and now the machine won't login when I boot the system.
I used this article to make things proper and then it worked. Click here to join today! This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. http://exomatik.net/i-have/i-have-been-infected-with-some-bad-stuff.php userinit.exe is an essential MicroSoft program that CAN be appended by a virus or trojan to self execute on Windows startup.
I took srhoades advice and copied a new userinit.exe file to the system. Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List You are now free from this virus. It can hooked in the registry to run gpmiabp.exe which executes a trojan horse Win32.Qoologic.