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Org PC security, privacy, anonymity and anti-malware Resource Understanding and Interpreting HijackThis Entries - Part 1 by Shanmuga| Tweet This | Google +1 | Facebook | Stumble It | Reddit | Helped me But just to be sure, perhaps you peeps can double check my log for me C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe C:\Program Files\Ahead\InCD\InCDsrv.exe C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe C:\WINDOWS\ATKKBService.exe Jump to content FacebookTwitter Geeks to Go Forum Security Virus, Spyware, Malware Removal Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where Congrats to the Winners! this contact form

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R2 - This is not used Merijn, the author says "this type is not used by HijackThis yet".

R3 - This contains details about the version of HijackThis, Windows and Internet Explorer alongwith the date and time of the scan. Javascript You have disabled Javascript in your browser. It is to be noted that in windowsNT based systems, the shell line is not located in the ini files but in the registry. http://www.hijackthis.de/

Keep me logged in Login View Profile My Subscriptions Messages Notifications Edit Profile & Settings Log Out Toronto, ON Change Home Deals Apparel Apparel Deals View All Baby Apparel Children's Apparel O8 - Extra context menu item: &Google Search - res://C:\WINDOWS\GoogleToolbar.dll/cmsearch.html O8 - Extra context menu item: &Search - http://bar.mywebsearch.com/menusearch.html?p=ZCxdm338 O8 - Extra context menu item: Add to filterlist (WebWasher) - http://-Web.Washer-/ie_add Companion - {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common\ycomp5_1_5_0.dll O3 - Toolbar: Norton AntiVirus - {42CDD1BF-3FFB-4238-8AD1-7859DF00B1D6} - C:\Program Files\Norton SystemWorks\Norton AntiVirus\NavShExt.dll O3 - Toolbar: &Radio - {8E718888-423F-11D2-876E-00A0C9082467} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\msdxm.ocx O3 - Toolbar: (no name) An example would be LOP.com hijack.

If no mapping for either the application name or filename is found, the system looks for an .ini file to read and write its contents. EagleRecon007, Apr 10, 2010 #5 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Your name or email address: Do you already have an Subscribe You can unsubscribe at any time. Hijack This Interpretation Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by mkj0423, Sep 1, 2004.

Advertisement Recent Posts A-Z Occupations #4 dotty999 replied Feb 10, 2017 at 4:40 PM Deleting one gmail address and... This is achieved by adding an entry to the "shell=" line, like this:

shell=Explorer.exe C:\Windows\Capside.exe

So that when the system boots, the worm is also set to start alongwith explorer.exe. All users are not expected to understand all of the entries it produces as it requires certain level of expertize. To determine which sections are mapped in this way, refer to the registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\IniFileMapping

Note that although Windows NT based systems retains the Win.ini file for compatibility with older

Plus I see remains of worm-radar. Help us help you. HijackThis tags this, if the default search hook value is changed, missing or a new value added in the above key.

Example of R3 entries from HijackThis logs.

R3 - URLSearchHook: If you don't recognize the URL or there are no URL's at the end of the entry, it can be safely fixed with HijackThis.

iAVS4 Control Service (aswUpdSv) - Unknown owner - C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe O23 - Service: ATK Keyboard Service (ATKKeyboardService) - ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. - C:\WINDOWS\ATKKBService.exe O23 - Service: avast! http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/248904-hijack-this-log-interpretation/ For this reason, basic System.ini, Win.ini, and Winfile.ini files appear in the Systemroot directory in Windows NT.

If a Windows-based application tries to write to Win.ini, System.ini, or any other section By joining our Virgin Media community you will have full access to all discussions, be able to view and post threads, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload I was told to use Hijack this.

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You seem to be running both Avast and Norton anti virus. If you have doubts on any lingering remnants of malware head over to the read an run me http://forums.majorgeeks.com/showthread.php?t=35407 Cheers.. It is a good start for me to understand the various malware removal tools. http://pcialliance.org/hijack-this/hijack-this-log-can-someone-have-a-look-please.html You can see where the Windows initialization files are mapped in the Registry by viewing the subkeys and value entries under this path:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MicrosoftWindowsNT\Current Version\IniFileMapping

F2 entry in a HijackThis log

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Home & Garden Featured Home & Garden Stores View All Canadian Tire Home Hardware The Bay JYSK Rona Walmart Kids & Babies Featured Kids & Babies Stores View All Sears Toys Antivirus - Unknown owner - D:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashServ.exe O23 - Service: avast! Attached Files: hijackthis.log File size: 6.2 KB Views: 9 EagleRecon007, Apr 9, 2010 #1 sikvik Corporal Karma Hi and welcome to MG's EagleRecon007. his comment is here Home News Forum Articles Welcome back Join CF You are here: Home | Forum | Hijack this interpretation You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? These installers change your preferred home and search page URL's in Netscape and Mozilla browsers. Advertisement mkj0423 Thread Starter Joined: Sep 1, 2004 Messages: 5 I'm pretty new to interpreting these HijackThis logs - Can someone please some light on what shouldn't be listed here? interpretation For those who run Hijack This!

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HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\current version\Winlogon whose contents again should be just "Explorer.exe".

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