|08 Dec 2010||#1|
Very Suspicious Activity....
Booted up my laptop, nothing suspicious to report, was going to upload a pic to a forum, when it was odd that it showed my system32 folder. I then noticed the folder I was looking for was moved to another folder..unless I may have did something that caused it to do that. That was the first thing I found odd though it may be completely unrelated.
Opened my task manager to see if there were any unusual programs running, for security purposes.
I stumbled upon a program I never heard of before: RICHVI~1.EXE
the root file was C:\PROGRA~1\CYBERL~1\SHARED~1\RICHVI~1.EXE
it was located in my system32 folder. I scanned it for malware and viruses, and it found nothing. I learned it was part of a program that I downloaded a few weeks ago for file conversions.
I restarted my laptop and now, that program cannot be found at all on my laptop as it was before. I didn't touch it. I did a google search and I saw posts about malware and viruses, so now I'm worried I have something on my computer...unless this was just a once in a lifetime bug since I don't notice the laptop going crazy
EDIT: security essentials just picked up and deleted TrojanDownloader:Java/OpenConnection.HZ. dunno how or where that got onto my laptop
root file is C:\Users\Matt\AppData\LocalLow\Sun\Java\Deployment\cache\6.0\4\7ca58504-58b54d52->bpac/Bombapack.class (I've read somewhere that clearing the Java Cache would help)
NOW I'm unsure if the two are related, and how I can rectify this.
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|08 Dec 2010||#2|
RICHVI~1.EXE is part of RichVideo
Download ATF Cleaner Welcome to the Frontpage - www.atribune.org
Click "Main" > check 'select all' (except prefetch) this first time using it, then click "Empty Selected". Do the same for FireFox or Opera if you use either of those browsers.
Next, go to Control Panel > Internet Options.
On the General tab under "Temporary Internet Files" Click "Delete Files".
Put a check by "Delete Offline Content" and click OK.
Now scan with Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware:
download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware to your desktop
|MG| Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.50 Download
* Double-click mbam-setup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
* At the end, be sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.
* If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.
* Once the program has loaded, select Perform full scan, then click Scan.
* When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.
* Be sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
* When completed, a log will open in Notepad. Please save it to a convenient location. Copy and Paste that log into your next reply.
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