hi i have a redir.js virus i think

February 28, 2011 at 01:01:02
Specs: Windows 7
hi all, ive picked up a google redirecting virus and cant get rid of it. Its the type that will redirects me to a different site for the first 4 to 5 times after i click a link and takes me to random websites. i did a full scan with malware and avg and they both came up clean. the a pop up from avg came up and said it found 11 instances of the virus dududu.js in different locations as well and identifying it as a js/redir.ax virus... dont really know what that means i just want it gone. please help.

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#1
February 28, 2011 at 01:06:41
Hi,
Download Rkill from BleepingComputers.com at this link:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/dow...
Then rescan with Malwarebytes.
Then have a look at these How To's
http://www.computing.net/howtos/sho...
http://www.computing.net/howtos/sho...

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#2
February 28, 2011 at 01:27:30
To add to MrGoodguys advice, you should also consider uninstalling Java on the pc until the disinfection is complete then reinstalling with the latest version.

http://www.java.com/en/download/uni...


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#3
February 28, 2011 at 01:53:38
cool thank you doing that now and will keep you posted. how do i know when it is gone?

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#4
February 28, 2011 at 04:07:23
so i tried running rkill but everytime windows shut itself down with the blue screen say it had to do so before anything harmful happened to the computer

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#5
February 28, 2011 at 06:01:46
If RKill will not run at all, give exeHelper a try.

exeHelper, download to your desktop.
http://www.raktor.net/exeHelper/exe...


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