annoying search bar

  happy dragon 23:37 18 Nov 04
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can anyone plz tell me how to get rid of win32 trojan downloader.swizzor.bar i think its the cause of a search bar thats been installed i run adaware spybot .os windows xp it only appears on ie when i start firefox no props it keeps reappearing and does not show in add/remove programs and is no way to install it

  wawadave 23:53 18 Nov 04

a² Free is also a good malware cleaner and can be downloaded from: click here?

give that a run through.
Download HiJackThis from : click here
and post your log into this forum!!!
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  woodt 23:53 18 Nov 04

It may be hidden in your system restore files. Turn off SR wait for the files to be deleted then rerun AD-aware and Spybot. Turn on SR

  happy dragon 00:03 19 Nov 04

tried using system restore wouldnt go back to any restore points forgot to mention i use a2 and have run it deleted what it found Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.7
Scan saved at 23:54:12, on 18/11/2004
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7Debug\mdm.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton SystemWorks\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton SystemWorks\Norton Utilities\NPROTECT.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\Security Center\SymWSC.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\ASUS\Probe\AsusProb.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Mixer.exe
C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI Control Panel\atiptaxx.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccApp.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft IntelliPoint\point32.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\PANICW~1\DON'TP~1\DP.EXE
C:\Program Files\D-Tools\daemon.exe
C:\Program Files\Thomson\SpeedTouch USB\Dragdiag.exe
C:\Program Files\Winamp\winampa.exe
C:\Program Files\Messenger Plus! 3\MsgPlus.exe
C:\Program Files\Webroot\Washer\wwDisp.exe

  happy dragon 00:10 19 Nov 04

have registered with spyware warrior waiting for email thanx

  happy dragon 19:11 19 Nov 04

have now registerd with spyware warrior and have introduced myself and awaiting permisson to post hijack this log thanks for you help on this matter hopefully i will now be able to cure this annoyance

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