system tool 2011 virus

January 29, 2011 at 08:24:19
Specs: Windows XP Media
My buddie has really bad case of . system tool 2011 virus.
When I run safe mode mid virus scan the computer just turns off (nod32). I tryed to install avg it wont install. I get an error. I was actually able to install malwarebytes anti malware software. It took some doing tho. It runs all the way finish. Finds other mal ware but not system tool 2011.

I cant get task manager when i boot up normally

When I go to the path where the virus is suppose to be C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data. There noting with random name. If I boot in to normal noting works. I can run msconfig or regedit or install anything. If run in safe mode with networking I cant install anti virus cuz i get errors while installing.

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January 29, 2011 at 08:45:26
Go back to safe mode with networking and see if you can download and run "combofix", it will not run with AVG installed, but it will help strip out the virus, then updated and run a full scan with malwarebytes again.

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January 29, 2011 at 09:21:23
i will give it ago. and let you no

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January 29, 2011 at 11:08:20
it's important to let combofix update and check for updates on malwarebytes before running does not update automatically except the first time it installs;)

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January 31, 2011 at 01:04:30
Do not run Combofix with supervision, it may cause more problems if you don't know what you're doing.

Try running Malwarebytes Anti-Malware in Safe Mode, see instructions here:

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September 8, 2011 at 05:50:47
Please follow the steps

1. Isolate the machine from your production network.
2. Please scan your computer with Spyware Scan. It will detect and remove virus, spyware and adware from your PC. Click here to Download Spyware Scan
3. As your system is now virus free, you need to clean your registry with bad entries created by System Tool infection. For that you can download and install Windows Repair Registry Tool. It will repair all the bas entries in your registry.
For more information to remove System Tool, visit this page:
Good Luck.

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