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Old 02-14-2008, 11:44 AM   #1
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Default Bad Bad spyware problem

So someone on my computer(probably my dumbass brother on his porn) got this bad spyware/adware/virus stuff on here.

Heres what popups on startup:

And in the left corner u see the Help & support(and windows update icon) both show up and are connected to storageprotector.com

I have like 1000 files that start with pos in the C:? and My documents and they can't be deleted.I have no folders in program files for any spyware programs.

I've used HijackThis, spware programs, spyware doctor, AVG anti spyware.

The computer takes literally 12x longer to logon,Sometimes WMP and other programs just wont open.

I had norton on but somehow it didn't load once or it got around it.

I'm running norton now but anyone have any good ideas to get rid of it?

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Old 02-14-2008, 02:23 PM   #2
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Download the trial of NOD32 AV and run that, you might have to remove Norton first, try downloading SPYBOT search and destroy to get rid of the spyware, also get a registry repair program as well, if you are still having lots of problems then I would reformat and start again. try running the scans in safe mode then manually deleting the spyware. you may need to turn of your system restore.

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Old 02-15-2008, 10:26 AM   #3
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it got rid of some stuff but just goes right through all those temp files thats can't be deleted.Is there anyway to delete them?

Also limewire wont connect do you think thats something to do with the spyware?emule does though.Firewall off.
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Old 02-15-2008, 04:10 PM   #4
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