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Windows 7: I cannot get rid of: C:\ProgramData\boost_interprocess

19 Jan 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64 Bit
I cannot get rid of: C:\ProgramData\boost_interprocess

Everytime I run adwcleaner it shows "C:\ProgramData\boost_interprocess" as something to be removed so I delete it but the next time I run adwcleaner it is back again.

How can I get rid of this pesky problem?

I ran DDS and got thid:

DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64
Internet Explorer: 11.0.9600.16428 BrowserJavaVersion: 10.51.2
Run by Lewis at 20:14:37 on 2014-01-19
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.6051.3791 [GMT -5:00]
AV: avast! Internet Security *Enabled/Updated* {17AD7D40-BA12-9C46-7131-94903A54AD8B}
SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
SP: avast! Internet Security *Enabled/Updated* {ACCC9CA4-9C28-93C8-4B81-AFE241D3E736}
FW: avast! Internet Security *Enabled* {2F96FC65-F07D-9D1E-5A6E-3DA5C487EAF0}
============== Running Processes ===============
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
C:\windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
C:\windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Program Files\IDT\WDM\STacSV64.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\HitmanPro.Alert\hmpalert.exe
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService
C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\afwServ.exe
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNoNetwork
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\ARM\1.0\armsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\BluetoothHS\BTHSAmpPalService.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\WiFi\bin\EvtEng.exe
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceAndNoImpersonation
C:\Program Files (x86)\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamscheduler.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamservice.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Intel\WirelessCommon\RegSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamgui.exe
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k imgsvc
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Update\\GoogleCrashHandler.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Update\\GoogleCrashHandler64.exe
C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit\mbae.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Intel\WirelessCommon\iFrmewrk.exe
C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastUI.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k bthsvcs
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkServiceNetworkRestricted
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmpnetwk.exe
C:\windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServicePeerNet
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell\Dell Datasafe Online\NOBuAgent.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell\Dell Datasafe Online\NOBuClient.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\OfficeSoftwareProtectionPlatform\OSPPSVC.EXE
C:\windows\system32\svchost.exe -k SDRSVC
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\OUTLOOK.EXE

The JRT Removal Tool also has difficulty removing it:

Junkware Removal Tool (JRT) by Thisisu
Version: 6.1.0 (01.07.2014:1)
OS: Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Ran by Lewis on Sun 01/19/2014 at 20:19:36.70

~~~ Services

~~~ Registry Values

~~~ Registry Keys

~~~ Files

~~~ Folders

Failed to delete: [Folder] "C:\ProgramData\boost_interprocess"

Any assistance will be greatly appreciated.

Thank you


My System SpecsSystem Spec

20 Jan 2014   #2

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit

Hello and welcome Purrington mate try tone of these the Kaspersky would be my first choice

Because a general Google is saying it is viral and this will boot from the disk and start scanning right from go.
Don't be tempted though to download anything advertised.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Jan 2014   #3

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1

Are you using any auto online backup service? Any service that is running during the scan will not be removed.
Did you allow AdwCleaner and JRT to remove anything they found?

From post #1
C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell\Dell Datasafe Online\NOBuAgent.exe
My System SpecsSystem Spec

27 Jan 2014   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64 Bit

Everytime I run ADWcleaner the results show the problem was removed but if I run ADWcleaner afterwards it is present yet again.

To my knowledge I am not using any online backup service.

I ran Kapersky but the issue remains.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Jan 2014   #5
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

Do you have a program called "Cloudfogger"? I see you've been advised to go to a Malware forum in MalwareBytes and ask for help. Please do so.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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