Annoying adware, redirect and popus

April 10, 2011 at 21:14:15
Specs: Windows XP
I got some pretty heavy spyware at random a few days ago, managed to get rid of most of it running spybot and superantispyware, but there seems to be some residual adware that is redirecting me when I click on google searches and giving me popups in iexpolrer even though I'm using firefox. So it's opening IE too. When I run a registry check in ccleaner I'm getting an issue with my HKCR which it can't get rid of. Anyway I ran HiJack This so here is the log. Any help would be greatly appreciated thanks!

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April 11, 2011 at 18:25:27
Here are links that have a variety of tools to use. The badies are always ahead of the goodies & there are thousands of new versions coming out each week, so it is just matter of finding a tool that works for you.


How to remove Google Redirects or the TDSS, TDL3, or Alureon rootkit
How to fix Google Redirects aka Win32/Olmarik, Rootkit.Win32.TDSS.u, Win32/Alureon.F, Backdoor.Tid

What is Google search redirect virus and how to remove it?

How to remove gxvxcserv.sys trojan (google redirect virus)

Google Installer Virus

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April 11, 2011 at 22:30:53
Thanks, after stopping a popup I noticed "yeildmanager" and did a search. I believe it's this that I have. I tried a few things that didn't work, is there anything you can recommend?

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April 12, 2011 at 04:30:17
yeildmanager, I think you mean't yieldmanager, which is just a tracking cookie.

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April 12, 2011 at 23:22:19
Try this:

Then do a virus scan and remove what is on your computer to cause the redirects and pop ups. I hope it works for you.

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April 13, 2011 at 00:29:52
Ss Startup Manager is helpful for both system administrator and home user. Ss Startup Manager supports all startup sections and is recommended for Windows 98/Me/2000/XP. Easily get rid of annoying adware, spyware and extraneous programs that do nothing but slow down your startup time. Also, use Adware Spyware Removal.

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April 13, 2011 at 08:55:12
Thanks for the help guys. I ran TDSSKiller and that seemed to do the trick. No more redirections so far anyway.

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April 13, 2011 at 20:15:53
howdy,or your pc got a browser hijack virus.and more,you may get some tips on this browser hijack virus removal@How to Remove Browser Hijack, Removal Instructions

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