Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: anybody knows about ixlzzwda service?

01 Mar 2012   #1
proudtobegreek

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 
anybody knows about ixlzzwda service?

this should be his path C:\Users\xxxxxx\AppData\Local\Temp\IXLZZWDA.exe,but doesnt seem to be there.Found it while fidelling around with cutting down unused services,this one doesnt even have a description!If there are any clues,let everybody know...


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
01 Mar 2012   #2
fseal

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Likely malware. The random lettered name and the location of it are very suspicious. I would disable the service at minimum, then do a malware scan with MalwareBytes (Malwarebytes : Free anti-malware, anti-virus and spyware removal download)

Then a full virus scan with MSE or whatever you may have installed for AV software.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Mar 2012   #3
wanchoo

Windows 7 Pro with SP1 32bit
 
 

Even Google doesn't seem to know. Have you run a virus check on this file?

As the .exe file is located in \AppData\Local\Temp\ therefore the service can be stopped and the file can normally be quite safely deleted.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

02 Mar 2012   #4
fseal

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Yeah these days most malware and virii scramble their exe and dll names so they can't be looked up easily by AV software or by users on Google. Though that in itself is almost a 100% guarantee that it IS a "bad" file.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Mar 2012   #5
proudtobegreek

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 

eset,gmer and malwarebytes found natha,i deleted easily the file,deleted the related service with a command,hopefully no harm done.I ll keep the thread up to date or mark it as solved in a couple of days.Thanks for the immediate response,nice to know someone listens (reads) out there...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
05 Mar 2012   #6
proudtobegreek

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 

so that everybody knows,the suspicious service never came back,all is well,thanks for the support...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
05 Mar 2012   #7
fseal

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Nice! Thanks for reporting back
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 anybody knows about ixlzzwda service?




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
User profile service service failed the logon
Hi :) Everytime i encountered problems on my laptopi always run to computer tecqnicians which cost thousands of peso just to pay their service. But this time i wanna try it my self to fix this. I just encountered his prob his morning , "THE USER PROFILE SERVICE SERVICE FAILED TO LOGON" i was...
General Discussion
Unable to log onto Windows "the user profile service service failed th
I have four user accounts. none will log on. the message is the same for all "the user profile service service failed the logon" "the server endpoint cannot perform the operation" Googling the message yielded no relevant results and results full of spammy results
General Discussion
The User Profile Service service failed the logon.
Cannot log into my laptop. I get this message - The User Profile Service service failed the logon.
General Discussion
User Profile Service service failed the logon
Hi, I received the above message when logging in yesterday and wondered if anyone could help? I've tried going into regedit and changing the RefCount to 0 and restarting but it keeps going back to 2 - it was at 3 originally but keeps reverting to 2 when I restart. Any ideas? Any replies...
General Discussion
Batch file to start a service if the service is not running
Here what I want : if servicename is running, do nothing. if servicename is not running, then start servicename, then record the date and time. based on my search online, here is what I have so far: net start | find "servicename" > nul 2>&1
General Discussion
"The User Profile Service service failed the logon. Use
hello, I have upgraded vista to win 7 home premium, everything was going great, until the network card stopped working, i used talktalk "talk and go" to reset the adaptor then the computer re-set and shut down. i restarted but it wouldn't get to the log on page before shutting down. I...
BSOD Help and Support


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:29.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App