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Forum: System Security 12 Jun 2013
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Posted By sharona
Update: Sorry it took me so long to get back...

Update: Sorry it took me so long to get back here. Everything seems clean and back to normal. Thank you ALL for the help! I'll mark this thread as solved.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Jun 2013
Replies: 45
Views: 10,495
Posted By sharona
Update: Checked in with the computer owner. ...

Update: Checked in with the computer owner. They've had no BSOD issues! Hooray! Thank you all again! Will happily mark this thread as "Solved."
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 24 May 2013
Replies: 45
Views: 10,495
Posted By sharona
Britton,, I've finished adding back the files....

Britton,, I've finished adding back the files. It's been a few days going and still no BSOD. I've been monitoring the temps, which seem stable. The laptop goes home today. I explained to the owner...
Forum: System Security 24 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Hi, cottonball! Thanks! So far, so good. I'll...

Hi, cottonball! Thanks! So far, so good. I'll wait a few days and rescan, just to double-check. Then, I'll mark the thread as solved if all is well.
Forum: System Security 20 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Okay, gotcha, cottonball. I'll try uninstalling...

Okay, gotcha, cottonball. I'll try uninstalling and reinstalling MBAM. I read somewhere sometimes that helps. I don't have trouble with it unless it's scanning a large amount of data on the...
Forum: System Security 19 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Sorry for the double post, I just wanted to...

Sorry for the double post, I just wanted to upload this MBAM log. I was finally able to get it to work from the bootcd. I've attached it. (I noticed there were a few things found on the "X:\"...
Forum: System Security 19 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Sorry, it's been a long day, and I think I'm...

Sorry, it's been a long day, and I think I'm starting to confuse myself. The log I posted was from the laptop I wiped and did a clean install on. Attaching the one for my personal one which does have...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 May 2013
Replies: 45
Views: 10,495
Posted By sharona
UPDATE: Here's where I am: - I wiped the hd...

UPDATE: Here's where I am:

- I wiped the hd with DBAN. Did a clean install of Win7.
- Ran MBAR, got the all clear.
- Installed Wi-Fi driver; downloaded both MSE and MBAM, which provided clear...
Forum: System Security 18 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Okay, thanks. Attached the log:

Okay, thanks. Attached the log:
Forum: System Security 18 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
VistaKing, I couldn't find a target link for .iso...

VistaKing, I couldn't find a target link for .iso download at the site. I found this (http://www.hirensbootcd.org/download/) after googling, though. Is it legit?

Cottonball, do you want me to...
Forum: System Security 18 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Actually, edee, I did a complete hdd wipe now, so...

Actually, edee, I did a complete hdd wipe now, so it should be good.

I've gotten wifi on the laptop with the fresh install. Downloaded MSE and MBAM, all clear! I've been following the SF OEM...
Forum: System Security 18 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
VistaKing, I've never had issues with my laptop...

VistaKing, I've never had issues with my laptop overheating before. It was working extra-hard yesterday, though, so that might have caused it.

Re: the other one, is it now okay to get the WiFi...
Forum: System Security 18 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
I left MBAM running last night like I said I...

I left MBAM running last night like I said I would. When I woke up, the computer had shut itself off. I started up Windows, opened MBAM, and no new log. So, that leads me to believe MBAM froze...
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Okay, I'll hold off on MSE. Should I also wait...

Okay, I'll hold off on MSE. Should I also wait to install the driver and connect the laptop to the internet for updates?

I'm going to try rescanning the external hd with MBAM on my laptop now.
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
I've gotten the clean install of Win7 of the...

I've gotten the clean install of Win7 of the problem laptop going. I just redownloaded the WiFi driver and have burned it to a CD. My plan was to install the driver on the laptop so that I could...
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Currently using MalwareBytes to scan it. Scan's...

Currently using MalwareBytes to scan it. Scan's still running, been running for about 1.5 hours. It says it's detected 2 objects so far. Not sure how much longer til it's through. I was going to run...
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
VistaKing, DBAN is still running. It says it's...

VistaKing, DBAN is still running. It says it's got about 3.5 hours still left. I have work tomorrow, so I don't know if I'll be up late enough to get a reinstall done tonight.

However, I'm...
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Okay, thank you. (I thought I might have messed...

Okay, thank you. (I thought I might have messed up for a second.) I'll let you know when the wipe's done and I've reinstalled the OS.
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Of the external USB HD or the laptop's HD? ...

Of the external USB HD or the laptop's HD?

(If the latter, like I said, I had already started running autonuke after Borg's initial reply. I had done some googling after my reply and answered...
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Flash drive, like the usb drive? I have a 1 TB...

Flash drive, like the usb drive? I have a 1 TB external hard drive, which I back stuff up on. I used a DVD to reinstall Windows 7. But, I did download the wifi driver via my own laptop and put it...
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Yes, from what I understand that's the best way...

Yes, from what I understand that's the best way to make sure the virus isn't hiding somewhere on the HD. I will just need to do another clean install afterwards. Is that correct?
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Okay, thanks! I am running the autonuke options...

Okay, thanks! I am running the autonuke options per the directions.
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Thanks so much for replying, Borg! If the...

Thanks so much for replying, Borg!

If the virus did hitch on to something, it was probably the HD. I downloaded the installer for Win7 from my personal laptop, as well as the WiFi driver I...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 May 2013
Replies: 45
Views: 10,495
Posted By sharona
I posted a thread here...

I posted a thread here (https://www.sevenforums.com/system-security/290281-trojan-alureon-detected-after-clean-win7-install.html) per VistaKing's suggestion. Still getting the all clear from all...
Forum: System Security 17 May 2013
Replies: 43
Views: 6,048
Posted By sharona
Trojan Alureon.A Detected After Clean Win7 Install

A brief intro: I'm working on a family friend's laptop. It's a Dell Vostro 3550. After doing a factory reset, I was still getting tons of BSODs. You can find info on all that in this thread...
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