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Windows 7: spy protector

17 Jan 2011   #1

win7 64bit
 
 
spy protector

I didn't even know that this was on my pc until today i didn't download it so i don't know how it got there.

apparently it's a virus.
how do i get rid of it

thanks.

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17 Jan 2011   #2

XP / Win7 x64 Pro
 
 

Didn't know what was on your pc, exactly? How do you know it's a virus?
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17 Jan 2011   #3

win7 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by FliGi7 View Post
Didn't know what was on your pc, exactly? How do you know it's a virus?
I don't know how it go there i was searching in programs & files and it was there spy protector

I googled it.
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18 Jan 2011   #4
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware to your desktop
|MG| Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.50.1 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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18 Jan 2011   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Cala,
Welcome to Seven Forums.

Please complete your system spec's and tell us what firewall and AV program you are using.
Did this just occur as post back as to what the results are after running them and MBAM.
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18 Jan 2011   #6
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Very simple instructions to follow using MBam How to remove SpyProtector (Uninstall Instructions)
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21 Jan 2011   #7

win7 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacee View Post
Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware to your desktop
|MG| Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.50.1 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.
It says 0 items infected whenever i scan with malwarebytes
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21 Jan 2011   #8

Winbdows 7 ultimate x64 | Ubuntu 12.04 x64 LTS
 
 

Are these files present and registry entries present?
Quote:


Associated SpyProtector Files:
c:\Program Files\Spy Protector
%UserProfile%\Application Data\install.exe
%UserProfile%\Application Data\shellex.dll
%UserProfile%\Application Data\srcss.exe
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\s1jqw0bz.default\parent.lock
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\s1jqw0bz.default\bookmarkbackups\bookmarks-2008-10-19.html
%UserProfile%\Application Data\SpyProtector
%UserProfile%\Application Data\SpyProtector\SC_Base_new.dat
%UserProfile%\Application Data\SpyProtector\SC_Config.ini
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Spy Protector.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Spy Protector
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Spy Protector\Purchase License.url
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Spy Protector\Spy Protector.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Spy Protector\Support Page.url File Location Notes:
%UserProfile% refers to the current user's profile folder. By default, this is C:\Documents and Settings\ for Windows 2000/XP, C:\Users\ for Windows Vista/7, and c:\winnt\profiles\ for Windows NT.
Associated SpyProtector Windows Registry Information:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\SpyProtector
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Spy Protector
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{107A1D63-2EAA-4694-8ABA-EC209C630D83}
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{CBE202A6-3B75-4189-B161-9B4DF370BEE9}
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Spy Protector
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drive\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Spy Protector
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\srcss.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{CBE202A6-3B75-4189-B161-9B4DF370BEE9}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Spy Protector"
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21 Jan 2011   #9
BWK

 

Give Prevx a try for scanning... get it here
Prevx - PC and Internet Security for Home & Families, Businesses, Enterprises, Banks, Financial, eCommerce, and their customers.

also try hitman pro
Downloads - SurfRight

also upload the file to virustotal for a scan and post your results.
VirusTotal - Free Online Virus, Malware and URL Scanner
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